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  1. Spurs' Kawhi Leonard to make first visit to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | ABS-CBN News

    BEIJING NBA China today announced that NBA Champion and two-time NBA All-Star Kawhi Leonard of the San Antonio Spurs will visit China from Aug. 1824 to support the growth of basketball in the country and coach top youth talent from the region at The NBA Academy Zhejiang. This will be Leonard's first trip to China.

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  2. San Antonio Spurs: Is Kawhi Leonard a superstar? Penny Hardaway disagreesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 14 | Air Alamo

    Kawhi Leonard rose to prominence over the past few years on the San Antonio Spurs, which included his spot in the top-three of the NBA MVP voting. He's considered one of the best two-way players, depending on who you ask.

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  3. Thomsen: Journeyman Malcolm Thomas Still Chasing NBA DreamRead the original story

    Friday Aug 4 | NBA.com

    ... Draft. He changed his mind, withdrew from the draft, and had a pair of all-conference seasons while helping Kawhi Leonard drive San Diego State to the NCAA Sweet 16. Leonard went No. 15 overall to the Spurs in the 2011 draft. Thomas, who went ...

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  4. San Antonio Spurs: Reaction to Michael Jordan's praise of Kawhi LeonardRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 3 | Air Alamo

    How did the San Antonio Spurs and NBA fans react to Michael Jordan calling Kawhi the best two-way player right now? On Thursday, Michael Jordan's praise of San Antonio Spurs star Kawhi Leonard caused a few heads to turn. He said Leonard is the "best two-way player right now," when asked a question about the "Can Kawhi score on Kawhi?" Jordan brand commercial that was released in June.

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  5. SDSU may uncover a gem in MitchellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... played at Martin Luther King High in Riverside. Sound familiar? No one is saying Matt Mitchell Jr. is the next Kawhi Leonard , but you can draw several parallels, including San Diego State 's interest in him that culminates in his official ...

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  6. San Antonio Spurs: Kawhi Leonard, Danny Green Make NBA All-Defensive TeamsRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2017 | Air Alamo

    ... other awards were handed out, including the 2017 NBA All-Defensive Teams being set. Two Spurs made this: Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green. As ESPN's Chris Haynes reported in the final vote tally, Leonard made the first team and Green earned a second ...

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  7. San Antonio Spurs: Watch Kawhi Leonard's Jordan Brand CommercialRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2017 | Air Alamo

    Kawhi Leonard had a terrific 2016-17 season for the San Antonio Spurs. Leonard put up a career-high in points, with 25.5 per game on an average of 17.7 attempts, something else he hadn't done before.

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  8. Recapping the B1G DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Hammer & Rails

    ... He'll also be on the shelf a bit as he recovers from a knee injury. The biggest problem I have is the insane Kawhi Leonard comparisons for him. Yeah, he is good. There is no question he is an NBA player. But let's pump the brakes on that a little ...

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  9. Another move we did not expect this summer: Kawhi Leonard got rid of his braidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | MSNBC

    I don't know that I'd call it Kawhi Leonard ' signature look, it's just the only look we've ever seen him with: his braided hair. He's had that look since we first saw him at San Diego State, then kept it all through his Spurs career.

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  10. San Antonio Spurs: Are Kawhi Leonard's Braids Gone?Read the original story

    Jun 20, 2017 | Air Alamo

    The San Antonio Spurs may be without at least one important piece for the 2017-18 NBA season: Kawhi Leonard's braids. Since 2011, Kawhi Leonard has been an integral part of the San Antonio Spurs.

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  11. The case for the Los Angeles Lakers to take De'Aaron FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | Isportsweb.com

    ... jumper. However, fear not, because NBA shooting coaches have the unique ability to improve shooters. Just ask Kawhi Leonard. Kawhi was a 25% shooter from three during his two seasons at San Diego State but is now one of the best snipers in the ...

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  12. Suns had dumb reason for passing on Kawhi LeonardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | USA Today

    Suns had dumb reason for passing on Kawhi Leonard You might want to avoid this one, Suns fans. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: Let's get all of this out of the way first: Hindsight is 20/20.

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  13. Hutson elevated to SDSU associate head coachRead the original story

    May 9, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... recruiting and defense, and he has built a legacy in both areas. He was the lead recruiter for, among others, Kawhi Leonard , Jamaal Franklin , Xavier Thames, D.J. Gay, Chase Tapley, Tim Shelton, Malik Pope and Jeremy Hemsley. And the Aztecs have ...

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  14. How interested are Nets in Chinese League star?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Nets Daily

    ... Australia and Europe. What's his game like? In a word, explosive. Franklin got his start at San Diego State as Kawhi Leonard's understudy, then replaced him with the Aztecs. He has a lot of physical tools, including a 7'0" wingspan as well as a ...

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  15. What does San Diego State have to do to get back to the NCAA TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Mountain West Connection

    ... with Gonzaga contending for the crown of best non Power 5 basketball team. It was just six years ago when the Kawhi Leonard-led Aztecs rose to No. 4 in the AP poll and made it to the Sweet 16. While they have not made the tournament the past two ...

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  16. Brian Dutcher named San Diego State Basketball CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Mountain West Connection

    ... the most successful run in SDSU basketball history. Led by future NBA first-round draft pick and NBA champion Kawhi Leonard , the 2009-10 Aztecs won the MW Championship, advanced to the NCAA tournament and fell four points shy of moving on to the ...

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  17. fisher_ref_lenny-ignelzi-apRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... Aztecs won 16, 14 and 11 games the next three seasons and didn't get back to The Dance until 2006. And then Kawhi Leonard arrived on campus from Riverside King in the fall of 2009. He, too, will be a significant part of Fisher's coaching legacy. We ...

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  18. Unboarding group one?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Left Coast Sports Babe

    ... have never won a championship at San Diego State. But @Spurs fans are very grateful to him & his recruiting. (Kawhi Leonard, under-rated even in high school) Waiting for this tweet - "The Trump shuttle never bumped anyone. But if they had, it would ...

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  19. Steve Fisher retires: 'San Diego State is my legacy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | The Daily Republic

    ... at SDSU, leading the Aztecs to eight NCAA Tournament berths and five in the NIT. His 2010-11 team, with Kawhi Leonard, went a school-best 34-3 and made the school's first Sweet 16 appearance. After Bill Frieder accepted the Arizona State job on the ...

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  20. Fisher's work at S.D. State outshines Fab FiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Yahoo Sports

    ... all-star, the Aztecs won 34 games and nearly upset eventual national champion UConn in the Sweet 16. By the Kawhi Leonard era, Fisher was no longer struggling to hand out free tickets on campus. Against all odds, he had turned San Diego into a rabid ...

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