Originally posted on Project Spurs  |  Last updated 4/5/13
Second year San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard has made leaps-and-bounds from his rookie season and is now a vital part of the team and its success. This season he's averaging 11.7 points, 1.7 steals, 5.7 rebounds, and shooting 49% from the field and 37% from the three-point line in 30.9 minutes per game. Needless to say, he is making an impact on both ends of the court and has had a tremendous hand in the Spurs successful season which has them currently atop of the Western Conference. Leonard was featured on NBA Action and spoke on his drive to be a better player while his teammates and coach (Gregg Popovich) also weighed in on the youngest member of the Spurs.
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