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Kawhi Leonard

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Kawhi Leonard

Position: Small Forward ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-7 ▪ Weight: 225 lbs.
Born: June 29, 1991 in Los Angeles, California
High School: King in Riverside, California
Recruiting Rank: 2009 (48)
College: San Diego State University
Draft: Indiana Pacers, 1st round (15th pick, 15th overall), 2011 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: December 26, 2011
Experience: 3 years

Other SR Links: College Basketball at Sports-Reference.com

Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 64 39 1534 199 404 .493 41 109 .376 158 295 .536 68 88 .773 104 223 327 70 85 24 44 88 507
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 58 57 1810 260 526 .494 65 174 .374 195 352 .554 104 126 .825 63 283 346 93 97 32 62 99 689
2013-14 22 SAS NBA SF 66 65 1923 337 645 .522 69 182 .379 268 463 .579 101 126 .802 76 336 412 133 114 50 80 127 844
Career NBA 188 161 5267 796 1575 .505 175 465 .376 621 1110 .559 273 340 .803 243 842 1085 296 296 106 186 314 2040

Per Game

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 64 39 24.0 3.1 6.3 .493 0.6 1.7 .376 2.5 4.6 .536 1.1 1.4 .773 1.6 3.5 5.1 1.1 1.3 0.4 0.7 1.4 7.9
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 58 57 31.2 4.5 9.1 .494 1.1 3.0 .374 3.4 6.1 .554 1.8 2.2 .825 1.1 4.9 6.0 1.6 1.7 0.6 1.1 1.7 11.9
2013-14 22 SAS NBA SF 66 65 29.1 5.1 9.8 .522 1.0 2.8 .379 4.1 7.0 .579 1.5 1.9 .802 1.2 5.1 6.2 2.0 1.7 0.8 1.2 1.9 12.8
Career NBA 188 161 28.0 4.2 8.4 .505 0.9 2.5 .376 3.3 5.9 .559 1.5 1.8 .803 1.3 4.5 5.8 1.6 1.6 0.6 1.0 1.7 10.9

Per 36 Minutes

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 64 39 1534 4.7 9.5 .493 1.0 2.6 .376 3.7 6.9 .536 1.6 2.1 .773 2.4 5.2 7.7 1.6 2.0 0.6 1.0 2.1 11.9
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 58 57 1810 5.2 10.5 .494 1.3 3.5 .374 3.9 7.0 .554 2.1 2.5 .825 1.3 5.6 6.9 1.8 1.9 0.6 1.2 2.0 13.7
2013-14 22 SAS NBA SF 66 65 1923 6.3 12.1 .522 1.3 3.4 .379 5.0 8.7 .579 1.9 2.4 .802 1.4 6.3 7.7 2.5 2.1 0.9 1.5 2.4 15.8
Career NBA 188 161 5267 5.4 10.8 .505 1.2 3.2 .376 4.2 7.6 .559 1.9 2.3 .803 1.7 5.8 7.4 2.0 2.0 0.7 1.3 2.1 13.9

Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 64 39 1534 6.7 13.6 .493 1.4 3.7 .376 5.3 6.9 .536 2.3 3.0 .773 3.5 7.5 11.0 2.4 2.9 0.8 1.5 3.0 17.1
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 58 57 1810 7.3 14.8 .494 1.8 4.9 .374 5.5 7.0 .554 2.9 3.5 .825 1.8 8.0 9.7 2.6 2.7 0.9 1.7 2.8 19.4
2013-14 22 SAS NBA SF 66 65 1923 8.9 17.0 .522 1.8 4.8 .379 7.0 8.7 .579 2.7 3.3 .802 2.0 8.8 10.8 3.5 3.0 1.3 2.1 3.3 22.2
Career NBA 188 161 5267 7.7 15.3 .505 1.7 4.5 .376 6.0 10.8 .559 2.6 3.3 .803 2.4 8.2 10.5 2.9 2.9 1.0 1.8 3.0 19.8

Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 64 1534 16.6 .573 .543 .218 .270 7.9 16.4 12.2 6.6 2.9 1.1 9.0 14.5 119 101 3.1 2.4 5.5 .171
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 58 1810 16.4 .592 .556 .240 .331 4.3 17.1 11.1 7.7 2.7 1.3 9.6 16.4 114 99 3.0 3.3 6.2 .166
2013-14 22 SAS NBA SF 66 1923 19.4 .602 .576 .195 .282 4.6 18.9 12.1 10.4 3.0 1.9 10.3 18.3 116 98 3.8 3.9 7.7 .193
Career NBA 188 5267 17.6 .591 .561 .216 .295 5.5 17.6 11.8 8.4 2.9 1.5 9.7 16.5 116 99 9.8 9.6 19.4 .177

Shooting data is available as of the 2000-01 season  ▪  Minor differences with official season totals may exist
Data in this table is current for games through 2014-06-15

Shooting

2-Pt Field Goals 3-Pt Field Goals
% of FGA by Distance FG% by Distance Dunks Corner Heaves
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP FG% Dist. 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P %Ast'd %FGA Md. %Ast'd %3PA 3P% Att. Md.
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 64 1534 .493 11.1 .730 .369 .176 .092 .094 .270 .536 .698 .394 .324 .368 .376 .532 .082 29 .976 .450 .469 0 0
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 58 1810 .494 12.7 .669 .329 .122 .093 .125 .331 .554 .659 .438 .510 .424 .374 .544 .105 47 .985 .695 .430 0 0
2013-14 22 SAS NBA SF 66 1923 .522 12.5 .718 .304 .147 .119 .147 .282 .579 .694 .505 .468 .505 .379 .519 .098 59 .884 .429 .372 0 0
Career NBA 188 5267 .505 12.2 .705 .329 .146 .103 .126 .295 .559 .683 .452 .448 .452 .376 .530 .096 135 .943 .533 .419 0 0

Play-by-play data is available as of the 2000-01 season  ▪  Minor differences with official season totals may exist
Data in this table is current for games through 2014-06-15

Play-by-Play

Position Estimate +/- Per 100 Poss. Turnovers
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PG% SG% SF% PF% C% On Court On-Off Off. Foul Bad Pass Lost Ball Other PGA And-1 SF Drawn FGA Blkd
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 64 1534 2% 83% 15% 1% +5.5 -4.6 9 12 7 16 174 16 41 39
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 58 1810 3% 92% 5% +10.0 +5.8 11 22 19 10 213 17 43 35
2013-14 22 SAS NBA SF 66 1923 87% 13% +10.1 +3.8 19 27 21 13 317 21 59 40
Career NBA 188 5267 1% 87% 11% +8.7 +2.0 39 61 47 39 704 54 143 114

Playoffs Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 14 14 379 45 90 .500 18 40 .450 27 50 .540 13 16 .813 18 65 83 8 17 6 13 23 121
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 21 21 775 115 211 .545 23 59 .390 92 152 .605 31 49 .633 50 140 190 22 37 11 23 40 284
2013-14 ❍ 22 SAS NBA SF 23 23 736 122 239 .510 31 74 .419 91 165 .552 53 72 .736 31 124 155 38 39 14 29 66 328
Career NBA 58 58 1890 282 540 .522 72 173 .416 210 367 .572 97 137 .708 99 329 428 68 93 31 65 129 733

Playoffs Per Game

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 14 14 27.1 3.2 6.4 .500 1.3 2.9 .450 1.9 3.6 .540 0.9 1.1 .813 1.3 4.6 5.9 0.6 1.2 0.4 0.9 1.6 8.6
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 21 21 36.9 5.5 10.0 .545 1.1 2.8 .390 4.4 7.2 .605 1.5 2.3 .633 2.4 6.7 9.0 1.0 1.8 0.5 1.1 1.9 13.5
2013-14 ❍ 22 SAS NBA SF 23 23 32.0 5.3 10.4 .510 1.3 3.2 .419 4.0 7.2 .552 2.3 3.1 .736 1.3 5.4 6.7 1.7 1.7 0.6 1.3 2.9 14.3
Career NBA 58 58 32.6 4.9 9.3 .522 1.2 3.0 .416 3.6 6.3 .572 1.7 2.4 .708 1.7 5.7 7.4 1.2 1.6 0.5 1.1 2.2 12.6

Playoffs Per 36 Minutes

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 14 14 379 4.3 8.5 .500 1.7 3.8 .450 2.6 4.7 .540 1.2 1.5 .813 1.7 6.2 7.9 0.8 1.6 0.6 1.2 2.2 11.5
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 21 21 775 5.3 9.8 .545 1.1 2.7 .390 4.3 7.1 .605 1.4 2.3 .633 2.3 6.5 8.8 1.0 1.7 0.5 1.1 1.9 13.2
2013-14 ❍ 22 SAS NBA SF 23 23 736 6.0 11.7 .510 1.5 3.6 .419 4.5 8.1 .552 2.6 3.5 .736 1.5 6.1 7.6 1.9 1.9 0.7 1.4 3.2 16.0
Career NBA 58 58 1890 5.4 10.3 .522 1.4 3.3 .416 4.0 7.0 .572 1.8 2.6 .708 1.9 6.3 8.2 1.3 1.8 0.6 1.2 2.5 14.0

Playoffs Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 14 14 379 6.2 12.3 .500 2.5 5.5 .450 3.7 4.7 .540 1.8 2.2 .813 2.5 8.9 11.4 1.1 2.3 0.8 1.8 3.2 16.6
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 21 21 775 7.9 14.6 .545 1.6 4.1 .390 6.4 7.1 .605 2.1 3.4 .633 3.5 9.7 13.1 1.5 2.6 0.8 1.6 2.8 19.6
2013-14 ❍ 22 SAS NBA SF 23 23 736 8.6 16.8 .510 2.2 5.2 .419 6.4 8.1 .552 3.7 5.1 .736 2.2 8.7 10.9 2.7 2.7 1.0 2.0 4.6 23.1
Career NBA 58 58 1890 7.8 15.0 .522 2.0 4.8 .416 5.8 10.2 .572 2.7 3.8 .708 2.8 9.1 11.9 1.9 2.6 0.9 1.8 3.6 20.4

Playoffs Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 14 379 15.1 .623 .600 .178 .444 5.8 19.2 12.8 3.1 2.3 1.1 11.8 13.5 116 101 0.6 0.5 1.2 .146
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 21 775 18.9 .611 .600 .232 .280 7.7 20.1 14.1 4.6 2.6 1.1 9.0 15.6 120 98 1.7 1.4 3.1 .194
2013-14 ❍ 22 SAS NBA SF 23 736 18.7 .606 .575 .301 .310 5.1 19.2 12.3 7.8 2.7 1.5 9.7 18.9 119 101 1.5 1.5 2.9 .191
Career NBA 58 1890 18.0 .611 .589 .254 .320 6.3 19.6 13.1 5.6 2.6 1.3 9.8 16.5 119 100 3.9 3.4 7.2 .184

Shooting data is available as of the 2000-01 season  ▪  Minor differences with official season totals may exist
Data in this table is current for games through 2014-06-15

Playoffs Shooting

2-Pt Field Goals 3-Pt Field Goals
% of FGA by Distance FG% by Distance Dunks Corner Heaves
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP FG% Dist. 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P %Ast'd %FGA Md. %Ast'd %3PA 3P% Att. Md.
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 14 379 .500 13.9 .556 .300 .111 .067 .078 .444 .540 .593 .600 .500 .286 .450 .593 .067 5 1.000 .675 .407 0 0
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 21 775 .545 11.6 .720 .318 .194 .109 .100 .280 .605 .731 .634 .478 .286 .390 .522 .066 13 1.000 .576 .353 0 0
2013-14 22 SAS NBA SF 23 736 .510 13.6 .690 .230 .180 .130 .151 .310 .552 .727 .442 .516 .444 .419 .352 .067 16 .935 .338 .440 0 0
Career NBA 58 1890 .522 12.9 .680 .276 .174 .111 .119 .320 .572 .705 .543 .500 .375 .416 .457 .067 34 .972 .497 .395 0 0

Play-by-play data is available as of the 2000-01 season  ▪  Minor differences with official season totals may exist
Data in this table is current for games through 2014-06-15

Playoffs Play-by-Play

Totals Position Estimate +/- Per 100 Poss. Turnovers
Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PG% SG% SF% PF% C% On Court On-Off Off. Foul Bad Pass Lost Ball Other PGA And-1 SF Drawn FGA Blkd
2011-12 20 SAS NBA SF 14 379 3% 90% 7% 6.3 -1.8 1 4 5 3 20 4 9 9
2012-13 21 SAS NBA SF 21 775 64% 36% 8.5 4.2 3 4 8 8 50 11 25 7
2013-14 22 SAS NBA SF 23 736 89% 11% 12.5 7.0 8 7 11 3 87 7 33 6
Career NBA 58 1890 1% 79% 20% +9.6 +4.1 12 15 24 14 157 22 67 22

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2013-14)
Thru 3 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3
Kawhi Leonard 7.7 6.2 5.5
Xavier McDaniel 96.1 7.4 6.2 5.1
James Worthy 96.0 7.5 6.5 5.1
Danny Granger 94.8 7.3 6.5 5.1
John Shumate 94.6 7.7 6.5 6.3
John Havlicek 94.3 7.7 6.4 4.5
Dominique Wilkins 94.1 7.6 7.0 5.8
Kelly Tripucka 93.9 7.5 7.1 5.7
Kenneth Faried 93.6 7.8 6.5 4.6
Reggie King 93.4 8.3 6.2 4.8
Tom Heinsohn 93.0 7.1 6.5 6.0
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5
Kawhi Leonard 7.7 6.2 5.5
Kenneth Faried 93.6 7.8 6.5 4.6
Clark Kellogg 86.0 7.0 6.8 6.1 0.9 0.1
Bud Palmer 85.6 7.4 7.2 3.9
Chandler Parsons 85.1 7.6 7.0 3.4
Leo Mogus 84.0 8.0 7.7 5.0 1.2
Maurice Stokes 80.9 6.0 5.5 4.5
Donald Sidle 80.2 9.7 5.9 5.6 1.9
John Shumate 78.9 7.7 6.5 6.3 3.5 0.5
Johnny Norlander 77.7 9.7 5.8 4.2 0.6 0.2
Howie Dallmar 76.0 7.0 5.9 2.2

College

Light text indicates college freshman or JV participant
Totals Shooting Per Game
Season Age College G MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST
2009-10 18 SANDIEGOST 34 1064 166 365 16 78 85 117 119 336 65 47 24 77 85 433 .455 .205 .726 31.3 12.7 9.9 1.9
2010-11 19 SANDIEGOST 36 1172 211 475 25 86 110 145 111 380 91 51 21 76 89 557 .444 .291 .759 32.6 15.5 10.6 2.5
Career 70 2236 377 840 41 164 195 262 230 716 156 98 45 153 174 990 .449 .250 .744 31.9 14.1 10.2 2.2

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Honors
2010-11 NCAA AP All-America (2nd)
2011-12 NBA All-Rookie (1st)
2013-14 NBA All-Defensive (2nd)
Championships
(Minimum 1 playoff game)
2014 San Antonio Spurs (NBA)
Steals Per Game
2013-14 NBA 1.7 (10)
Effective Field Goal Pct
2013-14 NBA .576 (7)
Steal Pct
2011-12 NBA 2.9 (9)
2013-14 NBA 3.0 (3)
Offensive Rating
2011-12 NBA 118.9 (7)
Defensive Rating
2013-14 NBA 98.2 (7)

Transactions

June 23, 2011: Drafted by the Indiana Pacers in the 1st round (15th pick) of the 2011 NBA Draft.

June 23, 2011: Traded by the Indiana Pacers with Davis Bertans and Erazem Lorbek to the San Antonio Spurs for George Hill.

December 19, 2012: Assigned to the Austin Toros of the D-League.

December 20, 2012: Recalled from the Austin Toros of the D-League.

Salaries

Season Team Lg Salary
2011-12 San Antonio Spurs NBA $1,731,960
2012-13 San Antonio Spurs NBA $1,861,920
2013-14 San Antonio Spurs NBA $1,887,840
Career (may be incomplete) $5,481,720

Contract

Free Agent or Unsigned Draft Pick cap hold ▪ Player, Team, or Early Termination option
Team 2013-14 2014-15
San Antonio Spurs $1,887,840 $2,894,059
  • Signed December 9, 2011.
  • Team Option for 2014-15 picked up on October 28, 2013.

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