Kawhi Leonard is an American professional basketball player, who has been regarded as one of the best perimeter defenders in the NBA currently he plays for Los Angeles Clippers. He primarily plays as a small forward for his team and frequently he has been deployed against the opposing team's star player.
Leonard's professional career began in 2011 when NBA scouts were aware of his strong work ethic and moreover he was known for his defence and rebounding techniques. Leonard later in the 2015-16 period developed a versatile offensive game and established himself as one of the most efficient scorers in the league.
Date of Birth: 29 June 1991
Height: 6 feet 7 inches (2.01 m)
Position: Small Forward
Kawhi Leonard's Net Worth is approximately $80 million currently. According to Forbes Kawhi, Leonard's salary is estimated to be around $42.5 million in 2023. He also earns $5.5 million through endorsements. He has partnership deals with companies like New Balance (Athletic footwear), Cargo Jet Airways and Honey (a subsidiary of Paypal for Celebrity Ad Campaign).
Kawhi Leonard has several cars in his collection like Rolls-Royce Cullinan ($3,60,000), Porsche 911 ($70,000) and Chevrolet Tahoe ($30,000) respectively.
Records and Achievements:
* Two times NBA Champion in 2014 & 2019
* Five times was included in the NBA All-Star team (2016, 2017, 2019-21)
* One time won MVP award of NBA All-Star in 2020
* Two times won MVP award in NBA Finals 2014 & 2019
* Two times NBA Defensive Player of the year (2015 & 2016)
* Won the Associated Press Athlete of the year award in 2019
* Three times All-NBA First team in 2016, 2017 & 2021
* Won California Mr Basketball award in 2009
* Seven times he was in the All-Defensive NBA team (3 times in the First team and 4 times in the Second team)
* Was included in the NBA All-Rookie First team in 2012