ESPN reporting with @ChrisBHaynes: Toronto finalizing a deal to acquire San An tonio star Kawhi Leonard.
Raptors, Spurs finalizing Kawhi Leonard trade involving DeMar DeRozan
The Toronto Raptors are finalizing a deal to acquire San Antonio Spurs star Ka whi Leonard in a trade package that includes All-Star DeMar DeRozan, league so urces told ESPN.
An agreement in principle could be reached as soon as Wednesday, league source s said.
Leonard and DeRozan are both aware that an agreement could be imminent, and ne ither is expressing enthusiasm for the deal, league sources said.
Toronto and San Antonio have been talking about the trade for two weeks, and several incarnations of packages have been discussed, league sources said.
Sources close to DeRozan told ESPN that DeRozan met with Toronto brass in Las Vegas during summer league and was told he would not be traded.
Ujiri will make the deal with a determination that he can sell Leonard on re-s igning with the Raptors next summer in free agency, sources said. Toronto woul d be able to offer Leonard a five-year, $190 million contract next summer. If Leonard left the Raptors, he could sign a four-year, $141 million deal with a team with the available salary-cap space.
暴龍總管Ujiri有信心說服可愛在明年夏天續約，他可以提供一份5年190M的合約給可愛， 如果 可愛離開暴龍，他明年夏天最多將只能簽到4年141M的合約。
Leonard has been clear that he plans to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers in fr ee agency next summer.
DeRozan has three years and $83 million left on his contract, including an Ear ly Termination Option for the 2020-21 season. DDR的合約還有3年83M。