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Spurs Forward Kawhi Leonard Wants Out of San Antonio

An N.B.A. off-season frenzy expected to revolve around LeBron James took its first wild twist on Friday with the revelation that the San Antonio Spurs’ star forward, Kawhi Leonard, wants to be traded. Amid a growing belief around the league that the longtime Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich would soon meet face to face with Leonard…

On Pro Basketball: The Golden State Warriors Know Dynasties Aren’t Easy

It’s also a given that the Warriors will overhaul their bench after it fell so short of expectations. In addition to holding the 28th overall pick in the first round of the N.B.A. draft later this month, Lacob admitted that he was already fantasizing about the second-round pick he could well choose to buy in…

On Pro Basketball: LeBron James Reveals an Injury, but His Destination Is Far From Clear

My best forecast at this juncture? Fixate on Chris Paul. If Paul stays with the Rockets, Houston becomes a dangerous player, no matter how complicated it would be for the 65-win Rockets and their general manager, Daryl Morey, to orchestrate the requisite salary-cap gymnastics to bring James in. But don’t discount the idea that James…