This comes as a shock nobody saw Toronto as a destination for Kwahi Leonard. One can label Kwahi joining the Raptors as one being exiled to some far off island. It was obvious that the Spurs were not going to do Kwahi any favors by trading him to the Lakers.
We are currently in a time in sports where players are starting to understand the power they have and they are exercising this power more and more. This needs to be applauded instead of criticized, but this whole idea that they can not think for themselves and other people are making these decisions for them need to stop, or at least let's apply this narrative to all athletes across the board, and not just to black athletes.