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Kawhi Leonard has earned the respect of arguably the best ever to lace them up.

Michael Jordan provided up some excessive reward for the San Antonio Spurs ahead, saying that Leonard ranks because the league’s premier two-approach participant.

“He is good. He is good as a two-method participant,” Jordan stated, as quoted by ESPN’s Michael C. Wright. “He is in all probability one of the best within the recreation. He is one of the best two-approach participant within the recreation proper now.”

Leonard, 26, is coming off one of the best season of his profession, averaging 25.5 factors, 5.eight rebounds, three.5 assists, and 1.eight steals, whereas enjoying lockdown protection on the opposite finish of the ground.

Though some have begun to ask whether or not the 2-time All-Star’s offense has surpassed his protection, Jordan believes Leonard’s means to close down his opponent stays his bread and butter.

“Can Kawhi rating on Kawhi?” Jordan requested. “I might assume not.”

Whereas many would agree with His Airness, it is value mentioning that Leonard has an endorsement cope with Jordan Model.