Kawhi Leonard of the San Antonio Spurs has achieved more than many can imagine. He has won an NBA title, the Defensive Player of the Year Award, and the NBA Finals MVP. All this success rests under his belt at the age of 24. His modest demeanor, unselfishness, and respect towards opponents are what set him apart as a player that defies basketball fans to abhor him. However, these...
Kawhi Leonard is quiet, laid back and lets his game do the talking for him. He is the perfect fit for the ‘boring’ San Antonio Spurs. However, Leonard let his future goals be known at a recent basketball camp and you could say, he thinks big. Speaking at a kids basketball camp at the Moreno […]
Kawhi Leonard is a rising NBA superstar. He's already one of the league's best defensive players, and can get his shot off whenever he wants. But while Leonard already has a Finals MVP on his trophy case, his desire to win more awards has not diminished. Here's what he recently told The Press Enterprise's David Zink (hat tip to CBS Sports):“I think being in San Antonio has helped...
San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard may be doing the right things on the court for Team USA but off the court with the media, well that’s another thing according to reports. While with Team USA in Las Vegas, reports (including Team USA PR staff) painted Leonard in a not-so-good light when it came to interacting […]
When you’re hot, you’re hot. San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard is known for his defensive chops and decent offensive game. However, he might be bringing in some more long-range game to the court next season. And by “long-range” I mean knocking down half-court shots. Check out Kawhi nailing a half-court shot during a practice with […]
As the San Antonio Spurs look to get back to their championship ways in the upcoming season, one notable member in Kawhi Leonard is currently with the USA Basketball team at their training camp. Back on Tuesday, Leonard was participating in some shooting around and showed that he could make a half-court shot look easy as noted in the below Vine: That was very impressive, Kawhi!...
San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard is a man of few words. So, as a rising superstar, whenever he speaks up people should listen. Especially when he's listing off his favorite Jordan sneakers. Watch what he has to say right here:As an NBA Finals MVP, Leonard probably doesn't have to pay for a pair of sneakers for the rest of his life. But just in case, he signed a five-year...
Ever wondered what San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard’s favorite Air Jordans are? If you guessed “The Air Jordan 1’s” then you are correct. Leonard was at the Jordan Brand “First to Fly” event in Las Vegas, and revealed his favorite Air Jordan kicks, as well as why other Air Jordan sneakers pique his interest. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VCq_TxBf2_0
Kawhi Leonard is no longer a star on the rise. He's a legitimate star, with a Finals MVP and Defensive Player of the Year trophy to his name. And stars tend to represent their country at the Olympics every four years, which is why Leonard will be in attendance at Team USA's mini-camp in August, according to the San Antonio Express-News:"Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard will participate...
Kawhi Leonard signed a maximum contract with the San Antonio Spurs this summer. That sounds like a lot of money, and it is (roughly $90 million). But along with several other free agents who inked new deals over the past couple weeks, Leonard is also extremely underpaid. According to Five Thirty Eight's Neil Paine, no player deserves more than Leonard, who, according to Paine's...
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