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Kawhi Leonard thanks Spurs and fans in letter, but doesn't explain why he left

In his first public comments since requesting a trade from the San Antonio Spurs and landing with the Toronto Raptors, Kawhi Leonard thanked the franchise with which he spent his first seven seasons, his teammates, coach Gregg Popovich and the team’s fans. He didn’t cite his reasons for wanting to leave.