Kawhi Leonard

Kawhi Leonard is a member of the San Antonio Spurs, and one of the teams most prominent players. He is a 2x NBA All star, and 2x defensive player of the year. Leonard was also the NBA finals MVP of 2014. Kawhi Leonard attended Canyon Springs High School, before transferring to MLK High School. After a successful high school run Leonard went to San Diego State University. At SDSU he helped lead the Aztecs to back to back conference tournament championships. after 2 seasons at Sand Diego State Kawhi entered the 2011 NBA Draft. Kawhi Leonard was the 15th pick of the 1st round by the Indiana Pacers, but was traded that night to the Spurs, where he haw remained to this day. In 2013 Kawhi made his first finals appearance against the Miami Heat, where Leonard averaged 14.6 points, and 11.1 rebounds. The Heat won the best of 7. Kawhi got another chance against the Miami Heat the following year in 2014, where he averaged 17.8 points on 61% shooting and was named NBA Finals MVP, being the third youngest to win the award. The next two seasons Kawhi was back to back Defensive player of the year. In 2016 Kawhi was named a starter for the Western conference team in the 2016 NBA All-Star game. Today Kahwi leads his team by putting up 20-20 ppg.San Antonio Spurs v Denver Nuggets


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