Leonard finally addressed the media at a jam-packed news conference, the first time he's spoken publicly since the blockbuster trade that sent DeMar DeRozan to San Antonio. He will become an unrestricted free agent after the season.
While Raptors fans certainly would have loved for Leonard to say he plans on being in Toronto for the rest of his career, he was much more reserved in his response.
"Excited, knowing I'm coming to a great organization and a great city that loves basketball", Leonard said of his initial reaction to the deal. "I came here with an open mind".
The Toronto Raptors held their annual media day this morning and, as you'd expect, all eyeballs were on their prized off-season acquisition Kawhi Leonard.
"If you look toward the future, you're going to trip over the present", Leonard said, somewhat philosophically.
Celtic Stunned By Last Minute Kilmarnock Goal
Leigh Griffiths gave the champions the lead after 34 minutes at Rugby Park but, after Chris Burke's equaliser half-an-hour later, Celtic were undone by as stoppage-time victor from Stuart Findlay.
"The narrative of not wanting to come to this city is gone", said Ujiri, who interjected into a question directed at Green and Leonard.
Leonard played only nine games for the Spurs last season because of a quad injury.
Additionally, Nurse said he traveled to San Diego a few times during the offseason to watch Leonard play, and was unsurprisingly impressed. "My focus is on this year, this role that I have and us trying to get to a championship".
At the end of the day, the Raptors were able to acquire the services of one of the best players in the league today. "I always ride or die for my teammates", he said, adding that his relationship with DeRozan is "bigger than basketball".
To officially change agents, players are required to file paperwork with the players' union and then wait 15 days. Last season he averaged 28.1 points and 11.1 rebounds to go with a league-high 2.6 blocks per game.
Kavanaugh is accused of sexually assaulting Christine Blasey Ford decades ago when the two were in high school. Senator Grassley did not say whether the hearing will be held Monday with only Judge Kavanaugh if Ms.
The merger terms value Randgold at 4.58 billion pounds ($6 billion), at 48.5 pound-a-share, according to Thomson Reuters data. Thornton will retain his position in the enlarged company, while Bristow becomes president and CEO.
It is, however, highly unlikely the Guards will strike any of its foes directly and risk sparking a regional conflict. He went on: "We will destroy them with a strong and guerrilla-style attack, inshallah (God willing)".
Moments after Aubameyang should have won a penalty after Jonjoe Kenny reacted to a header coming towards him by lifting his arm. The former Dortmund striker was rightly given a standing ovation as Emery introduced Alex Iwobi with 21 minutes remaining.
Said Requa, " I don't know where it is on the queue of DC movies ". "But I don't know when they are going to do it". Will the Joker and Harley Quinn movie take precedence over Suicide Squad 2? Just remember that Warner Bros.
Le dernier film français parvenu dans l'ultime sélection est " Mustang " de Deniz Gamze Ergüven, en 2016. Le réalisateur avait confié que plusieurs passages touchaient à l'innommable, au "non filmable".
Une belle victoire ce vendredi pour le Slovaque contre Denis Shapovalov , et une confirmation ce samedi contre Wawrinka . Quant à Stan , diffiicile d'avoir des regrets tant Klizan sait se sublimer dans les grandes occasions.
La question du calendrier du vote pour la confirmation de la nomination du juge Kavanaugh fait l'objet de tractations tendues. Elle doit être pleinement examinée", a notamment indiqué la sénatrice de Hawaï, Mazie Hirono , citée par The New Yorker .
L'attaquant parisien Kylian Mbappé (19 ans) fait partie des grands favoris pour cette nouvelle distinction individuelle. Le Ballon d'Or ne sera désormais plus seul! Tous les nommés seront dévoilés le 8 octobre prochain .
Un octogénaire opéré du cœur sous hypnose — Lille
En revanche, " avec l'hypnose, le patient récupère immédiatement ", explique-t-il, soulignant que c'est un "vrai bénéfice" . Le but: se passer de morphine ou d'anxiolytiques, qui peuvent représenter un risque chez les patients âgés.
Graham says Kavanaugh accusations aimed at delay
Republicans, who hold a paper-thin majority in the Senate, can ill afford defections if Kavanaugh is to be approved. Debbie Ramirez (above), a resident of Colorado, has come forward to accuse Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct.
Michael Kors snaps up Italy's Versace
The Italian label is owned by the Versace family and the USA private equity group Blackstone, which holds a 20% stake. The private equity firm plans to sell its stake in the deal, according to a person familiar with the situation.
Vatican and China sign draft accord on appointment of bishops
If not, "both sides will engage in a dialogue, and Beijing would eventually be expected to submit the name of another candidate". China and the Vatican will continue to maintain contact and push forward the process of improving bilateral ties, it added.