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Kawhi Leonard  F  2
Current Team: San Antonio Spurs
Date Of Birth: Jun 29, 1991 (22 years old)
Birthplace: Riverside, California (United States)
Nationality: United States
Height: 6-7 (201cm)      Weight: 230 (104kg)   
Current Agent: Mitch Frankel
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (San Antonio Spurs)
Free Agent: RFA-2015
 


Draft Entry: 2011 NBA Draft
Early Entry Info: 2011 Early Entrant
Pre-Draft Team: San Diego State (So)
Draft Rights Trade: IND to SAN, Jun 23, 2011
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
High School: Martin Luther King High School [Riverside, California (United States)]

Kawhi Leonard News


Team USA Announces 28-Man Initial Roster

Team USA announced their 28-man initial roster for 2014-2016.

Kawhi Leonard Sidelined Indefinitely With Fracture In Hand

Kawhi Leonard will be out indefinitely as a timetable is determined.

Ginobili Initially 'Angry' When Spurs Traded George Hill For Leonard

Manu Ginobili was upset when the Spurs decided to trade George Hill to the Indiana Pacers for Kawhi Leonard.

Spurs Exercise Options On Kawhi Leonard, Cory Joseph

In two seasons with the Spurs, Kawhi Leonard has appeared in 122 games, averaging 9.8 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.49 steals in 32.8 minutes.

Leonard Prepared To Defend LeBron

Kawhi Leonard has only face LeBron James once before, which came early in his rookie season.

Popovich Trying To Develop Leonard Into Bowen-Like Defender

Gregg Popovich is trying to develop his latest top wing stopper, Kawhi Leonard, into a defender like Bruce Bowen.

Leonard Recalled To Spurs, Anderson Waived

The Spurs have recalled Kawhi Leonard from his medical rehab assignment.

Kawhi Leonard Assigned To D-League

Kawhi Leonard will go to the D-League on a rehabilitation assignment.

Leonard Out 10-14 Days With Tendinitis

Kawhi Leonard will be out 10-14 days with quadriceps tendinitis in his left knee.

Spurs Waive Josh Powell, Exercise Options On Cory Joseph, Kawhi Leonard

San Antonio will start the regular season with a 14-man roster.

Thompson, Irving, Leonard Voted By GMs As Most Likely To Have Breakout Season

Klay Thompson was voted by NBA general managers as the player most likely to have a breakout season in 12-13 with 13.3% of the vote.

Popovich Sees Leonard As Future Face Of Spurs

Kawhi Leonard earned All-Rookie first-team honors last season.

Spurs Utilizing Summer League To Improve Kawhi Leonard's Offensive Repertoire

Kawhi Leonardís offensive growth has been a priority for the Spurs at the NBA summer league.

Irving, Rubio Headline 2012 All-Rookie First Team

Kyrie Irving, Ricky Rubio, Kenneth Faried, Klay Thompson, Iman Shumpert, Kawhi Leonard and Brandon Knight have been voted to the 2011-12 NBA All-Rookie First Team.

Kyrie Irving Receives 117 Out Of 120 First Place ROY Votes

Behind Kyrie Irving was Ricky Rubio, Kenneth Faried, Kawhi Leonard and Iman Shumpert.

Irving, Lin Among Players Named To U.S. Select Team

Kyrie Irving and Jeremy Lin have been named to the USA select team, which will practice against the U.S. Olympic team as it prepares for the London games.

Leonard Playing Like Veteran In First Two Playoff Games

Kawhi Leonard has had an excellent first two games to help lead the Spurs to a 2-0 series lead against the Jazz.

Popovich: Leonard 'More Gifted' Than Bowen

Kawhi Leonard has earned comparisons to Bruce Bowen.

Kawhi Leonard Powering Through Rookie Wall

Kawhi Leonard has shown signs of slowing down over the final month of the season.

Spurs Secretly Targeted Kawhi Leonard In Draft

The Spurs never had a private workout with Kawhi Leonard before trading for his rights in last yearís draft.

Griffin, Rubio Headline 2012 Rising Stars Challenge Participants

The NBA has announced the 2012 Rising Stars Challenge participants on Wednesday.

Popovich Pleased With Leonardís Defense On Durant

Kawhi Leonard held Kevin Durant to 22 points on 19 shots in the second meeting between the two players.

Popovich Believes Leonard Can Play Bowen-Like Role For Spurs

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich is impressed by Kawhi Leonardís defensive versatility.

Kawhi Leonard Leading Spurs In Rebounds Per Minute

Rookie small forward Kawhi Leonard is making his impact felt with the Spurs.

Popovich Impressed By Kawhi Leonard's Basketball IQ

Spurs rookie Kawhi Leonard was the first player off the bench Wednesday night against the Clippers.

Popovich: Kawhi Leonard More Explosive Than Previously Thought

Kawhi Leonard had the biggest hands at the 2011 NBA Draft Combine despite being a small forward prospect.

Abunassar: Leonard's Shooting Form Correctable

Kawhi Leonard shot 29 percent from the three point line during his sophomore season at San Diego State.

Leonard Appears To Learn Of Trade On Podium

The Pacers drafted Kawhi Leonard and then traded his rights to the Spurs for George Hill.

Pacers Send Leonard To Spurs For George Hill

Indiana selected Kawhi Leonard out of San Diego State with the 15th overall pick.

NBA Draft Green Room Invitations Announced

Likely No. 1 overall pick Kyrie Irving headlines the list.
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