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NBA Players React To Blockbuster Kawhi Leonard Trade

A picture of Kawhi Leonard from behind.

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 18: Kawhi Leonard #2 of the San Antonio Spurs looks on during the first half of a game against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on November 18, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)

The San Antonio Spurs and Toronto Raptors agreed to a blockbuster trade this morning. Kawhi Leonard is heading to the North.

In addition to Leonard, the Raptors acquired Danny Green. In return, San Antonio received All-Star guard DeMar DeRozan, power forward Jakob Poeltl and a protected 2019 first-round pick.

As you might expect, the traded elicited plenty of reaction on social media. A number of NBA players chimed in.

It seems that several of them are unhappy about DeRozan being traded after his loyalty to the Raptors for the last nine seasons.

There will undoubtedly be more reaction trickling in as the day goes on. It will be interesting to hear Leonard and DeRozan's first public statements on the matter.

Stay tuned.