Free agent Kawhi Leonard will meet with the Los Angeles Clippers on July 2, according to The Athletic's Frank Isola .
While the Knicks are planning and "aggressive" pursuit or Leonard, as SNY's Ian Begley has reported, MVP's two-time NBA finals reportedly reported on the Clippers, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported last week.
That said, Leonard is also "seriously considering" re-signing with the NBA champion Raptors, according to Yahoo! Sports' Chris Haynes, as Toronto is the only team that can offer him a five-year max deal.
The Knicks, who still have salary cap space to sign two free agents to max deals, and the Clippers can offer him a four-year, $ 140 million max deal, while the Raptors are the only team that can offer a five-year deal. year, $ 190 million contract.
The sportsbook Odds Shark lists the Raptors as the favorite to land Leonard in a free agency at -225 odds, followed by the Clippers (+175), Los Angeles Lakers (+800), Knicks (+ 1400) and Brooklyn Nets (+1600)
Leonard, 27, averaged 26.6 points, 7.3 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 1.8 stesls with the Raptors last season. A three-time All-Star and two-time Defensive Player of the Year, he has averaged 17.7 points, 6.3 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.8 steals in his career.