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Report: Kawhi Leonard Might Not Want To Play With LeBron James

A view of Kawhi Leonard crouching down from the side.

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)

LeBron James agreed to a deal with the Lakers only to one day later watch the Warriors sign DeMarcus Cousins. Golden State now has five All-Star players. Los Angeles has one.

The Lakers are likely going to add another star player over the next 12 months, though. That player could very well be Kawhi Leonard.

The Spurs' star has reportedly asked to be traded and he prefers to end up in Los Angeles. However, does he really want to play with LeBron James?

ESPN NBA insider Stephen A. Smith reported last week that Kawhi wasn't thrilled with the idea of joining LeBron in Los Angeles. He said Kawhi is not "enamored" with the possibility of joining a LeBron-led superteam in L.A.

Yahoo! Sports NBA insider Shams Charania then appeared on Colin Cowherd's radio show this afternoon. He shared similar thoughts.

Charania said that Kawhi isn't jumping up and down at the possibility of teaming up with LeBron on the Lakers. The addition of LeBron to the Lakers might actually push Kawhi toward the Clippers, he said.

FOX Sports NBA insider Chris Broussard reported yesterday that the Clippers will have a real chance at landing Leonard next summer.

Leonard is still a year away from free agency, but he might be leaving San Antonio before that. He remains intent on being traded. The Lakers and Sixers, among other teams, are potential options for a Leonard move. Stay tuned.