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Spurs Injury Update: Kawhi Leonard likely out for remainder of preseason

The infection that 2014 Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard contracted has spread (insert Ebola joke here) from his right to left eye, according to the San Antonio Express-News. Leonard played 29 minutes in the Spurs preseason opener against Alba Berlin in Germany, but then complained of the infection on October 11.Injury update: Patty Mills (rest), Danny Green (rest), Tiago Splitter (rest...
Via NBA Injury News
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Leonard expected to miss remainder of preseason, teammates ready to carry load

AT&T CENTER – Before the San Antonio Spurs’ overtime preseason loss to the Miami Heat on Saturday, word came out that 2014 Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard was expected to miss the remainder of the preseason with a right eye infection. After the game, Spurs guard Manu Ginobili and forward Kyle Anderson spoke about the concerns […]
Via Project Spurs
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kawhi Leonard to miss remainder of preseason due to infection, availability for opening night in question

When Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich held five players out of a preseason contest against the Suns this week (and even stayed home himself), this wasn’t a stunt intended to thumb his nose at the league for having an abundance of meaningless games. No, there were legitimate reasons for holding most of those players out, with the ailment Kawhi Leonard is dealing with being the most...
Via Pro Sports Daily
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Watch how Kawhi Leonard’s defense stifles Kevin Durant

San Antonio Spurs star in the making, Kawhi Leonard, has plenty of impressive NBA skills. His defense on the court has quickly put him in elite company among the leagues best defenders. In the following video, you can clearly see some of the techniques that Kawhi employs to defend perhaps the best offensive player in […]
Via Project Spurs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Video: A Kobe Bryant, Kawhi Leonard fusion? Popovich will take him

During the postgame media season after the San Antonio Spurs defeated Fenerbahçe Ülker in preseason action, a reported asked Gregg Popovich why “Kobe Leonard” didn’t play. Basically, the reporter mistakenly merged Kobe Bryant and Kawhi Leonard’s name which made coach Pop exclaim how he would quickly take that player fast. Can...
Via Project Spurs
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: R.C. Buford on the 2014 NBA title, re-signing Kawhi Leonard, and more

San Antonio Spurs GM R.C. Buford sat with friends of Project Spurs Fox 29 San Antonio to talk all things Spurs. Buford touched on why the 2014 NBA title was special mainly because of the 2013 NBA Finals debacle versus Miami. He also spoke on keeping the same team together heading into the new season […]
Via Project Spurs
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Kawhi Leonard Appears on FULLY UPLOADED with Rob Dyrdek

San Antonio Spurs forward and NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard made a stop by the Fantasy Factory to do an interview with pro skateboarder Rob Dyrdek. They discussed his influences growing up, playing with the Spurs and his game. The normally reserved Leonard — was still pretty reserved, but he did let his hair down to have a game of MEGA PIG which evened out his huge hands advantage...
Via Hooped Up
26 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN: Spurs are the best franchise in sports

Once again, a NBA team is at the top of ESPN’s annual Ultimate Standings. This time, the defending NBA champion Spurs have taken the top spot from the surprising Grizzlies in last year’s rankings. San Antonio obviously has a shiny new ring and trophy to add to their collection. That certainly helps. But the Spurs also finished in the top-20 in every category ESPN studied. They...
Via Crossover Chronicles
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Kawhi Leonard's future as an unsuspecting star

Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Ron of For more NBA news and updates, visit Fantasy Basketball Money Leagues today.Kawhi Leonard is no longer a hidden commodity in San Antonio after winning the 2014 NBA Finals Most Valuable Player award. However, Spurs fans know that Leonard has quietly been the driving force that has enabled the team...
Via Holdout Sports
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Kawhi Leonard ‘NBA Finals MVP’ Illustration

When the dust settled after the 2014 NBA Finals, quiet Kawhi Leonard emerged as a star winning the MVP trophy proving the Spurs future is in good (very large) hands for years to come. Art by California based artist Franky Anduiza. The post Kawhi Leonard ‘NBA Finals MVP’ Illustration appeared first on Hooped Up.
Via Hooped Up
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss
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