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ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski Updates Status Of Lakers-Kawhi Trade

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)

Kawhi Leonard remains a member of the San Antonio Spurs. The All-NBA forward might be with the franchise for the near future, too. Despite talks of a trade, it doesn't look like anything is going to happen soon.

ESPN NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski reported earlier this week that San Antonio was "fully engaged" in trade talks for Leonard with both the Los Angeles Lakers and the Boston Celtics.

Not a ton appears to have progressed, though. Boston has the assets needed to make a move for Leonard, but the Celtics are being cautious. It doesn't look like they're willing to go all-in to make a trade.

The Lakers, meanwhile, appear to have lessened their aggressiveness for a move - at least for now.

Wojnarowski reported late on Saturday night that the Lakers were no longer "aggressively" pursuing a trade.

That's interesting. Most believe a trade for Kawhi would lock in a commitment from LeBron James.

Perhaps the Lakers feel the price for Kawhi is too high right now, so they're backing off a little bit and will come back later if the Spurs drop their price.

It still does feel like both LeBron and Kawhi will end up in Los Angeles before the start of the 2018-19 season. Despite the Lakers not "aggressively" pursuing a trade right now, a move for Leonard is still something that could happen soon. Stay tuned.