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Spurs Contacted About Kawhi Leonard Trade During The NBA Draft

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)

Several NBA teams interested in Kawhi Leonard have solid assets to move during tonight's NBA Draft, but it doesn't appear like it's going to happen. However, that's not stopping teams from contacting San Antonio.

The Spurs, who remain intent on keeping Leonard, have been fielding calls all day. One team that's very interested in Leonard is the Los Angeles Clippers.

Leonard has said he wants to end up in Los Angeles, though he probably prefers the Lakers. However, that's not stopping the Clippers from expressing interest.

The New York Times' Marc Stein reports that Los Angeles has contacted San Antonio.

"League sources say the Clippers have been trying to lure the Spurs into Kawhi Leonard trade talks with an offer featuring their two lotto picks and Tobias Harris, but it appears they'll be making the 12th and 13th pick for themselves — with Michael Porter Jr. still on the board," Stein reports.

However, it appears that Los Angeles has settled on another trade - for now, at least. They've made a move with Charlotte.

It's going to be a wild rest of the night. More moves are likely on the way.

The 2018 NBA Draft is being televised on ESPN.