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Kawhi Leonard Named 2019 Finals MVP

For the second time in his nine-year career, Kawhi Leonard has been named Finals MVP. The forward was a nearly unanimous winner of the award, the lone dissenting vote going to Raptors guard Fred VanVleet. Leonard averaged 28.5 points, 9.8 rebounds, 4.2 assists, 2.0 blocks and 1.2 steals per game for Toronto over the course of their six-game series with the Warriors. With the win, Leonard becomes just the third player in NBA history to win the award with multiple teams. Leonard’s last Finals MVP came with the...
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Kawhi Leonard Wins The Series At The Buzzer!

Kawhi Leonard squatted and watched as his moon shot from the corner bounced off the rim an agonizing once, twice, three times, then four before finally dropping through the hoop. Leonard, acquired last summer for moments exactly like this, scored at the buzzer high over the outstretched hand of Joel Embiid and from in front of Toronto’s bench, lifting the Raptors to a thrilling 92-90 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers — and into the Eastern Conference Finals for just the second time in franchise history. “It was great,”...
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Kawhi Leonard Named to NBA All-Defensive Second Team

The 2018-19 NBA All-Defensive Second Team consists of New Orleans guard Jrue Holiday (90 points), Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (82), Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (80), Warriors forward Draymond Green (61) and Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard (39). The winner of the 2018-19 Kia NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award will be revealed at the 2019 NBA Awards presented by Kia on Monday, June 24 at 9 p.m. ET on TNT. The third annual NBA Awards, honoring this season’s top performers, will take place at...
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Kawhi Leonard Named Eastern Conference Player of the Week

The National Basketball Association announced Monday that Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard has been named Eastern Conference Player of the Week for games played Jan. 7-13. This marks the sixth time he has earned the honour overall and the second time this season with the Raptors. Leonard led the Raptors in scoring last week averaging 30.7 points, 8.7 rebounds and shot .538 (35-fo-65) from the field. He also shot .471 (8-for-17) from three-point range and .824 (14-for-17) at the free throw line as Toronto went 3-0. Highlighting Leonardʼs...
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Kawhi Leonard visited China for First Time

Kawhi Leonard is currently touring in China to host some basketball clinics, as well as to support the growth of the sport there. He has made a number of public appearances, and has also been interviewed about what he thinks of the country and some of their most famous tourist attractions.  When he was asked to give his thoughts about his trip to the Great Wall of China, the 26-year-old San Diego State product gave a very hilarious, yet interesting start to his response, before adding that it...
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The Kawhi Question

The Kawhi Question: His offense or defense?   Michael Jordan‘s “Jumpman” sneaker line just released a new commercial with San Antonio Spurs’ Superstar Kawhi Leonard at the center of a big question – Offense or defense? Two teens debate which element of Kawhi’s game is best on either side of the court. Check out this awesome video and let me know which do you side with – Kawhi’s offense or defense? The final question asked is a tough one. Could Kawhi get buckets on Kawhi?

Kawhi Leonard Named to NBA All-Defensive First Team

The NBA today announced that Kawhi Leonard has been named to the NBA’s All-Defensive First Team for the third consecutive season. Leonard, the NBA Defensive Player of the Year in each of the last two seasons, receives his fourth straight selection overall after being named to the NBA All-Defensive Second Team in 2013-14. The only Spur to ever win multiple Defensive Player of the Year awards, Leonard is the first San Antonio player to be named to the NBA All-Defensive First Team in three straight seasons since Bruce...
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Kawhi Leonard wins Block of the Year

In the league’s first night of awards, Kawhi Leonard brings home some hardware. The 2017 NBA Awards are in full swing, and the San Antonio Spurs’ superstar has an award. While he waits for the results of MVP and Defensive Player of the Year, Kawhi Leonard can celebrate winning a fan vote.   Kawhi‘s block was on James Harden during the final moments of a regular season meeting between the Spurs and the Rockets in San Antonio back in March. The Spurs won the game thanks to a sensational sequence in which...
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Kawhi Leonard in 2016-17

In his sixth NBA season, Leonard averaged 25.5 points, 5.8 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 1.8 steals in 74 games.   He shot .485 from the field, .380 from 3-point range and .880 from the free throw line.   Leonard is a finalist for League MVP, joining Houston’s James Harden and Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook.   Leonard also joins Golden State’s Draymond Green and Utah’s Rudy Gobert as finalists for Defensive Player of the Year. Leonard has won the past two awards.   Leonard is nominated for Block of...
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Kawhi Leonard: 2016-17 Social Recap

"We just wanna keep getting better every day, keep striving and be a better team" -KAWHI pic.twitter.com/0WKF7Z4hNg — San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) October 26, 2016 "I’m trying to be the best team in the world. It’s not about me. It’s about the Spurs." – Kawhi Leonard — San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) April 26, 2017 Kawhi Leonard on being named an All Star Starter: pic.twitter.com/M2KiEEHvbl — San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) January 20, 2017 Kawhi did lots of Kawhi things this season. OH MY, KAWHI LEONARD! pic.twitter.com/22AYvLS4sV — San Antonio...
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Kawhi’s NBA MVP Nominated Season

Kawhi Leonard is a finalist for the 2016-17 Kia NBA MVP and NBA Defensive Player of the Year! #1  Kawhi Leonard was selected to the All-NBA First Team on Thursday, earning the honor for the second straight season. #2  Leonard averaged 25.5 points, 5.8 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 1.8 steals in 74 games for the 2016-17 season. #3  He shot .485 from the field, .380 from 3-point range and .880 from the free throw line. #4  Leonard is one of three players in NBA history to receive both two...
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The NBA today announced that San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard has been named to the league’s All-NBA First Team. This is the second straight season Leonard has been selected to the All-NBA First Team. Leonard’s All-NBA honors mark the 20th consecutive season the Spurs have had a player named to an All-NBA Team. A Spur has now been named to an All-NBA Team 43 times in franchise history, which includes 21 First Team selections, 11 Second Team selections and 11 Third Team selections. The 2014 Finals MVP...
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Kawhi Leonard out for Game 3 vs. Warriors

Kawhi Leonard (sprained left ankle) is out for tonight’s Spurs-Warriors game. The San Antonio Spurs announced Saturday they’ve ruled out star forward Kawhi Leonard for Saturday’s Game 3 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors due to a left ankle injury. Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich made the announcement during Saturday’s pregame shootaround at the team’s facility, saying he made the decision to hold Leonard out. “In the end, I guess it’s my decision,” Popovich said. “He’s not thrilled that he’s not playing, but he’s...
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