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Position
F
 
Jersey
2
Name  Kawhi Leonard
Born  6/21/1991
Height  6-7
Weight  225
College  San Diego State
11/22/2014 10:41:00 PM
Description: Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard scored 21 points in Saturday's win against the Nets.
Insight: He also had nine rebounds, one steal, and four turnovers. Owners are hoping this really gets Leonard going.
 
11/17/2014 10:54:00 PM
Description: Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard scored five points and grabbed 11 rebounds in limited minutes on Monday.
Insight: San Antonio took a 30-13 lead over Philadelphia by the end of the first quarter, so Spurs coach Gregg Popovich gave his starters a lot of rest. Leonard was 2-of-7 from the field in 20 minutes.
 
11/12/2014 10:00:00 AM
Description: Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard is finally starting to turn it on, scoring 19 points on Tuesday.
Insight: Leonard had shot over 50 percent the last two games. He was 7-for-11 and made two 3-points against the Warriors on Tuesday. He also has 30 rebounds in the last three games.
 
11/6/2014 10:53:00 PM
Description: Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard had another rough game on Thursday.
Insight: Without Leonard playing his best, the Spurs had no chance against the Rockets without Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili. Leonard started the game 1-for-7 from the field and finished 2-of-11. He had seven points, four rebounds, five assists, and four steals.
 
11/1/2014 9:16:00 AM
Description: Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard had a rough game, in his return to action on Friday.
Insight: He was 0-for-5 from the floor, and finished with only six points, eight rebounds, one assist, and one turnover. This could be one Leonard's worst games of the entire season.
 
10/31/2014 4:05:00 PM
Description: Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard (eye) has been cleared to play on Friday.
Insight: Barring a last-minute change, he will be on the court against the Suns, and will have a tremendous opportunity to build off his NBA Finals MVP Award. In contract news, Leonard has tabled talks with the Spurs until after the season, as he is pursuing a max-extension. Leonard will be a restricted free agent next summer.
 
10/27/2014 8:03:00 PM
Description: Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard has been ruled out for Tuesday's game against the Mavericks according to ESPN.
Insight: Leonard has been out since Oct. 11 with an eye infection. He should be back within three-to-five days. He should see a bigger role in the offense after breking out and winning the Finals MVP last spring.
 
10/24/2014 1:52:00 PM
Description: San Antonio small forward Kawhi Leonard is questionable for Tuesday's game against Dallas due to an eye infection
Insight: Leonard was a breakout star last season and earned the NBA Finals MVP for his contributions. We're looking for him to improve on last season by racking up 14.8 ppg and 6.4 rpg. but it might not start on opening night.
 
10/21/2014 11:46:00 AM
Description: We loved what we saw out of San Antonio small forward Kawhi Leonard last season and in particular in the playoffs and expect that improvement to continue in Year 4.
Insight: Leonard was awarded the NBA Finals MVP for his contributions and while we don't think he can play 82 games at that level we're looking for him to improve on last season by racking up 14.8 ppg and 6.4 rpg. He's also got huge upside if one of the "old guys" goes down to injury.
 
Hot6/15/2014 11:15:00 PM
Description: San Antonio small forward Kawhi Leonard collected 22 points and ten rebounds before fouling out Sunday in Game 5 of the NBA Finals.
Insight: Leonard was awarded NBA Finals MVP for his contributions. He averaged 17.8 ppg in the series including 23.7 ppg in Games 3 through 5. Leonard is a superstar in the making and should play an even bigger role next season as the Spurs look to repeat.
 
5/9/2014 9:19:00 AM
Description: Kawhi Leonard led San Antonio with 20 points Thursday in a win against the Trail Blazers.
Insight: He also had five rebounds, two blocks and a pair of steals. Leonard was incredibly efficient, shooting 8-of-9 from the floor in 28 minutes. San Antonio has completely dominated this series so far, winning their first two games by an average margin of 20.5 ppg. The next two games are in Portland so the Blazers still have a chance.
 
4/14/2014 6:54:00 PM
Description: Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard (rest) will not play Monday against the Rockets, according to Jeff McDonald of the San Antonio Express-News.
Insight: He is getting the night off along with Danny Green, Tiago Splitter and Patty Mills. The 22-year-old Leonard has averaged 12.8 points, 6.3 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 1.8 steals and 1.0 threes per game this season.
 
Hot3/9/2014 9:32:00 AM
Description: Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard has averaged 31.3 minutes, 14.8 points, 6.3 rebounds, 2.8 steals, 2.2 assists, 1.7 threes and 1.7 blocks in six games since he returned from a broken hand.
Insight: Leonard had 17 points, seven boards, four assists, two steals and two blocks Saturday against the Magic and is finally exhibiting the star play he displayed in the playoffs last season. Part of the problem before Leonard's injury was opportunity, as he averaged 28.6 minutes per game in his first 41 games.
 
Hot3/4/2014 9:30:00 PM
Description: Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard stuffed the stat sheet Tuesday against the Cavaliers with 18 points, five rebounds, four steals, three assists, three blocks and two threes.
Insight: Leonard returned from a broken hand on Feb. 26 and has averaged 15.3 points, 6.5 rebounds, 2.5 steals, 2.3 assists, 2.0 threes and and 2.0 blocks in four games since then.
 
Hot3/2/2014 9:30:00 PM
Description: Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard had 16 points, seven rebounds, three threes, one steal and one block in 34 minutes Sunday against Dallas.
Insight: Leonard returned from a broken hand on Feb. 26 and has averaged 14.3 points, 7.0 rebounds, 2.0 threes, 2.0 steals and 1.7 blocks in the last three games. His 34 minutes Sunday were his most since he returned to the lineup.
 
2/26/2014 1:18:00 PM
Description: San Antonio forward Kawhi Leonard will be active for Wednesday's game against the Pistons. He's missed the last 14 games with a broken hand. SOURCE: Paul Garcia, ProjectSpurs
Insight: Having Leonard back should give the Spurs a huge lift. They went just 8-6 in his absence. He'll return to season averages of 11.6 ppg and 6.1 rpg.
 
2/25/2014 1:16:00 PM
Description: According to San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich, small forward Kawhi Leonard is expected to make his return to the court on Wednesday against Detroit. SOURCE: Mike Monroe, San Antonio Express-News
Insight: Leonard (11.6 ppg, 6.1 rpg) missed 14 games while recovering from a broken hand. We expect him to play in the Spurs' next game Wednesday. Now they only need to get Tony Parker back to be ready for a playoff run.
 
2/21/2014 8:37:00 PM
Description: San Antonio small forward Kawhi Leonard won't be available for Friday's game against Phoenix. SOURCE: Mike Monroe, San Antonio Express-News
Insight: Leonard (11.6 ppg, 6.1 rpg) has now missed almost a month while recovering from a broken hand. We expect him to play in the Spurs' next game Wednesday against Detroit.
 
2/19/2014 9:01:00 PM
Description: Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard is out for Wednesday's game against Portland. SOURCE: San Antonio Express-News
Insight: Leonard (11.6 ppg, 6.1 rpg) took part in pregame warmups but was unable to get the green light. He should make his return from a broken hand Friday versus Phoenix.
 
2/18/2014 9:24:00 PM
Description: San Antonio small forward Kawhi Leonard (hand) will miss Tuesday's game, according to the Spurs on Twitter.
Insight: Leonard hasn't practiced since breaking his right hand on Jan. 22 and he had a slim chance of playing Tuesday. It will be his 12th straight absence. The returning Manu Ginobili, 3-point shootout champion Marco Belinelli and Danny Green will handle the small forward position until Leonard returns.