Kawhi Leonard wants out of San Antonio. You know this already. The Spurs' star reportedly no longer trusts the organization after everything that happened last season with his injury. You know this already, too.
A Spurs reporter has shared a new detail about Kawhi and the Spurs that we hadn't really heard before, though. It's telling.
ESPN NBA reporter Michael C. Wright says that the Spurs actually gave Kawhi's "camp" full control of his rehabilitation process last August.
Leonard, of course, never really made it back to full health in 2017-18. He played for a couple of games a couple of months into the season and then missed the rest of it.
"They gave his camp control of rehab process on Aug. 8 last year & he never made it back. IDK what else you want me to tell you," Wright said in response to a fan.
That's not great and it's a pretty solid indication of how poor Kawhi and his relationship with the Spurs has become. Clearly, there's a major divide between Leonard and those around him and the rest of the San Antonio organization.
The Spurs are being patient when it comes to trading him, though. They continue to ask for a big package in return for their All-NBA forward. However, it's unclear if anyone is going to give up what they're asking for.
The Lakers, Clippers and Sixers are the three teams being mentioned the most for Kawhi. The Clippers might actually be his preferred destination, according to new reports.