After days of waiting and rumors on where Kawhi Leonard will be playing next season since the start of the 2019 Free Agency, Leonard finally ends all speculations and made his decision to join the Los Angeles Clippers for a maximum contract 4 – year deal worth 142 million.
Leonard was traded to the Toronto Raptors last season where he leads the Raptors in their first ever NBA Championship, but Leonard wants to go home to LA where he demanded during his trade talk with his former team San Antonio Spurs. It seems Leonard can be stop of going home despite the history that he just made for the country of Canada.
Meanwhile, front runner for Kawhi Leonard services before the decision the LA Lakers sign multiple players to join the Lakers as soon the Kawhi’s decision has made the Lakers brings back JaVale McGee, KCP and Rajon Rondo. Also DeMarcus Cousin was reported to sign a one year deal with the Lakers.
It will be a Los Angeles showdown when the 2019 – 2020 NBA Regular Season starts. LA Clippers lead by Kawhi Leonard together with newly trade and All – Star Paul George from OKC versus the Lakers superstar LeBron James and All – Star Anthony Davis.
Who do you think will represent the West? Will it be the Clippers? Lakers? Or the reigning 5 – time Western Conference Champion the Golden State Warriors? Lets wait and see…