Spurs Kawhi Leonard is fresh off participating in his first NBA All-Star game where he was named starter. Onto another accolade — being a cover athlete.
Leonard has been chosen to be on the cover of the next issue of ESPN The Magazine. Leonard has been racking up awards in his young career. This season, he is leading the Spurs to their best start in franchise history.
He is averaging 20.2 points, 6.7 rebounds, 2.5 assists and shooting 51-percent from the field. He has excelled at his position and has taken the roll of the Spurs leader under his belt.
Leonard shows his maturity and does not let the limelight get in his way. He continues to perform at a high-level and is one reason why the Spurs are a contender for another NBA Championship.
Enough with all the chit chat, and what Leonard has accomplished thus far this NBA season, here is the reason that you are all here, to check out the cover in all its glory.
Leonard and the Spurs continue their run at another title as the second half of the season starts off against the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday, February 18th in Los Angeles.