Report: Kawhi Leonard to Skip USA Basketball Minicamp

by July 25, 2018
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Kawhi Leonard will reportedly not be attending the USA Basketball minicamp in Las Vegas this week, after all.

Leonard will instead focus on preparing to hoop for his new squad.

Kawhi reportedly passed his physical with the Toronto Raptors, making the trade with the San Antonio Spurs official.

Per ESPN:

Kawhi Leonard has passed his physical with the Toronto Raptors, making the blockbuster deal with the San Antonio Spurs official, sources told ESPN.

Danny Green, who was sent to the Raptors with Leonard, and DeMar DeRozan, now with the Spurs, also have passed their physicals.

Meanwhile, sources told ESPN’s Chris Haynes that Leonard will not attend Team USA minicamp in Las Vegas next week. Spurs coach Gregg Popovich is the coach of that team.

Before the Toronto deal, sources had said that Leonard was seriously considering participating as a means to showcase the status of his recovery to prospective trade partners.

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