Kawhi Leonard is a 29-year-old professional American basketball player. His full name is Kawhi Anthony Leonard. He plays basketball for the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the team of the Los Angeles Clippers. Kawhi Leonard’s net worth in 2021 is approximately $35 million. Moreover, Leonard played basketball in his college for two seasons.
Net Worth: $35 million
Source of Wealth: Salary and Endorsements
Date of Birth: June 29, 1991
Height: 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Record: 45 points
Leonard played college basketball for the team of San Diego State Aztecs. Subsequently, he was drafted by the National Basketball Association in 2011.
Kawhi Leonard had been drafted in the 15th overall pick of the NBA by the team of Indiana Pacers. Moreover, Leonard has been to the team of San Antonio Spurs and after that, to the team Toronto Raptors in 2018. He is often known by the nickname “the Claw/Klaw”
What is Kawhi Leonard net worth in 2021?
Kawhi Leonard net worth in 2021 is approximately around $35 million.
Joel has earned a great portion of his wealth through his contracts in the NBA with various teams which he has been a part of Salary, NBA contracts, and winnings are not his only sources of income. He also earns quite a lot from his endorsement contracts with several brands.
Many sources have confirmed that Kawhi Leonard earns approximately around $5.5 million from his endorsement contracts.
His most significant contract is with New Balance which is an apparel and shoe company. Moreover, he also had an endorsement deal with Air Jordan.
Awards and Achievements in the NBA
Kawhi Leonard is a fantastic well-praised basketball player. His fans love to watch him play. He has great capabilities and skills when it comes to playing basketball.
Moreover, he has received several honors and awards and has made many achievements in his entire basketball career in the NBA. Here are some of his accomplishments and achievements that he made while playing in the National Basketball Association.
- NBA champion for two times in the years 2014, 2019.
- MVP in the NBA Finals in the years 2014, 2019.
- NBA All-Star for five-time i.e. in 2016, 2017, 2019, 2020, and 2021.
- NBA All-Star MVP in 2020.
- All-NBA First Team in 2016 and 2017.
- All-NBA Second Team in 2019 and 2020.
- NBA steals leader in 2015.
- NBA All-Rookie First Team in 2012.
Early and Personally Life
Kawhi Leonard is often known for his highly strict and disciplined work ethic. His father’s name is Mark Leonard and his mother’s name is Kim Robertson.
Leonard is not the only child of his parents. He has four elder sisters as well while he is the youngest. Moreover, Kawhi Leonard’s father died tragically in 2008 by getting shot.
He was immensely saddened by this and even broke down after the game he played after this incident.
Leonard is not the only athlete in his family. He has a cousin named Stevie Johnson who is an American footballer. Moreover, Kawhi Leonard has two children as well.