Toronto Raptors will get the final free agency meeting with Kawhi Leonard

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Still wearing goggles to protect his eyes from Champagne showers, Kawhi Leonard speaks with the media following the Toronto Raptors' victory over the Golden State Warriors in Game Six of the 2019 NBA Finals on June 13, 2019 in Oakland, California.

But he's not sure whether he can take the Larry O'Brien Trophy with him.

Leonard helped anchor the team through the season and raised his level even higher when it mattered most. First of all, the Raptors now have at least one more year of contention with this roster as Kyle Lowry, Serge Ibaka, and Marc Gasol's contracts all expire next season.

"We continued to be us and I know he'll continue to be him", Ujiri said.

"People don't understand how hard that was for me", Ujiri said of the DeRozan trade.

"I think he had a great experience here and he won a championship here".

At least now we might have a prime suspect in who's responsible for this comically bad billboard.

"I truly believe we will win some more".

At 6 p.m. ET on Sunday, Leonard can begin negotiating with teams as a free agent. Leonard has to decide whether he'll return to Toronto or explore options elsewhere.

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However, one suspects it will not be too long before a WTA players raises their hand... "I don't have to be getting to the U.S. He gave me a point at a pretty crucial time, and I gave him a point at a pretty crucial time.

"I texted Kawhi last night, I talked to his uncle this morning", Ujiri said. Like, we can't wait to go on the road sometimes.

The 76ers have multiple top players set to enter free agency, including Butler, Tobias Harris and JJ Redick.

"I think they know what the effect of Kawhi's decision is, but we're really approaching it like we want to bring everybody back on this team", Ujiri said. That's a priority for us, and how we run it back.

Less urgent is a potential extension for forward Pascal Siakam, a runaway victor of the NBA's Most Improved Player award.

Kawhi Leonard might be in the Barbados, but all eyes in the National Basketball Association remain on the superstar.

The deputy says Ujiri struck him, injuring his jaw.

Ujiri acknowledged the friction that existed between him and Kyle Lowry, who was initially upset about the trade.

"I am confident about who I am as a person, my character and as a human being", Ujiri said. I do respect that. Once you're there, you'll love playing for the Raptors and love playing for the country, but by the fourth or fifth month into the season, you're just like damn man, I wanna go home. "My kids are Canadians". After missing most of last season due to injury, the team used a "load management" system to build Leonard up ahead of the playoffs.

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