Kawhi Leonard News Archive
Leonard (eye) required five stitches to seal a cut above his left eyebrow and was medically cleared to return to Friday's game against the Lakers, ProjectSpurs.com reports.
Leonard left Friday's game against the Lakers in the fourth quarter after he was inadvertently struck in the eye by Kobe Bryant's hand, ProjectSpurs.com reports.
Leonard (eye) scored 26 points (10-18 FG, 1-3 3P, 5-5 FT) with 10 rebounds, three assists and three steals in 37 minutes during Monday's win over the Clippers.
Leonard, who battled conjunctivitis during the offseason, said the vision in his right eye is not back to normal, ESPN.com reports.
Leonard was held to seven points (2-11 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 3-3 FT) with four rebounds, five assists, and four steals. He turned the ball over once in 29 minutes of action against the Houston rockets on Thursday.
Leonard returned from his pink eye on Friday, making his first start against the Suns after sitting out Tuesday's opener.
Leonard and the Spurs have ended contract extension talks, meaning he will explore restricted free agency after the 2014-15 season, Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski reports.
Leonard (eye) will be available to play in Friday's game against the Suns.
Leonard (eye) is expected to play Friday against the Suns, Dan McCarney of the San Antonio Express-News reports. "He's in for Friday," coach Greg Popovich said.
Coach Gregg Popovich said after Tuesday's game that Leonard was cleared to play, but the team opted to give him some extra time as a precaution, Dan McCarney of the San Antonio Express-News reports. "I'm guessing he's probable for Friday (at Phoenix)," Popovich said.