Gregg Popovich and Kawhi Leonard are reportedly staying in contact with each other

And interesting tidbit the came out of nowhere. Scottie Pippen appeared on ESPN’s The Jump yesterday to discuss the relationship between Gregg Popovich and former Spur Kawhi Leonard, and some interesting revelations came to light. He detailed how Pop approached him before everything went south about visiting with Leonard while the team was Chicago because he felt the two had …

Putting the Kawhi Leonard ordeal in the past

We may never fully know what led to Kawhi’s actions on his way out, but Thursday’s game offered a different type of closure. Do we really know what happened between Kawhi and the Spurs? That’s the question that months after the trade still haunted some fans, including myself. We’ve been waiting for that last piece of information to complete the …

An open letter to Kawhi Leonard

To the Raptors star from a San Antonio supporter When I first joined this blog, I chose the username LeonardIsOurFuture. The past year has been a whirlwind of emotions for me. I didn’t come up with the handle because I thought it was cute or clever (it’s neither of those, really). I chose the name because I thought it was …

My friend Lenny

A story at the crossroads of sports and career opportunity. This is a story about someone who I will call Lenny (not his real name). In high school, Lenny scored very high on all his tests and could have gone to many colleges. However, he based his college decision on finding a college close to home. He wanted to stay …

Gasol on Leonard: “honor people’s ethics and morals and desire to play”

The Spurs’ Spaniard drops some wisdom about Kawhi’s injury situation. Pau Gasol injured his right shoulder 12 days ago while playing against his brother Marc and the Memphis Grizzlies. Although he sat out one game, he has been coming off the bench and playing with additional athletic gear to protect his shoulder. It’s still sore. It’s going to be sore. …

Open Thread: Tony Parker on Kawhi Leonard return, “At some point it makes no sense”

As Leonard’s return remains up the air, a Spur’s leader weighs in. Point guard Tony Parker shared the belief regarding Kawhi Leonard’s return that has been shared throughout Spurs Nation and made many appearances in the comments sections of PtR: Tony Parker still holding out hope for Kawhi return but admits time is running out. “At some point, it makes …

San Antonio Spurs: Injury report confirms Kawhi Leonard out vs. Pelicans

The San Antonio Spurs will not bring Kawhi Leonard back vs. the New Orleans Pelicans, despite the previous speculation. There was speculation that the San Antonio Spurs would bring Kawhi Leonard back Thursday, vs. the New Orleans Pelicans. However, a report followed that Leonard would not return for this game. He has not played since […] San Antonio Spurs: Injury …