Kawhi Leonard’ Injury Status for Los Angeles Clipper

Kawhi Anthony Leonard (/kwa/, born June 29, 1991) is an American professional basketball player for the National Basketball Association’s Los Angeles Clippers (NBA). He is a two-time NBA champion, five-time All-Star, and three-time All-NBA First Team selection. Here is his latest injury update.

What is Kawhi Leonard’s injury?

What is Kawhi Leonard's injury?

Injury: Ankle sprain

Injury status: OUT

Updated: Nov. 27

UPDATE: Kawhi Leonard is unlikely to play against the Pacers on Sunday.

Kawhi Leonard (ankle) will not play against the Nuggets on Friday.

Kawhi Leonard will not play against Golden State on Wednesday.

Kawhi Leonard will face off against the Jazz.

Kawhi Leonard is expected to play in the game against the Spurs.

In 25 minutes against the Pistons on Thursday, Kawhi Leonard (knee) had six points (2-8 FG, 0-3 3Pt, 2-4 FT), five rebounds, and four assists.

After coming off the bench in his first two appearances of the season, Leonard surprisingly entered the Clippers’ starting lineup in his return from a 12-game absence due to lingering pain in his surgically repaired knee.

Kawhi Leonard (knee) is still out for Thursday’s game against the Detroit Pistons, and there is no official timetable for his return.

According to the most recent injury report, the Clippers star is still out for Monday’s game against the Rockets. He is still dealing with his recovery.

The Los Angeles Clippers’ coach, Ty Lue, is unsure when star Kawhi Leonard will return to the court.

Kawhi Leonard of the Los Angeles Clippers will be out of the game against LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday (Nov.9) due to knee tightness.

Kawhi Leonard will not be in Los Angeles.

On Sunday, November 6, the Clippers will be without Kawhi Leonard (knee) against the Utah Jazz.

Leonard was not on the Clippers’ two-game road trip this week, and he hasn’t played since October 23.

While head coach Tyronn Lue claims Leonard is “getting better,” there is growing discontent. Leonard and the Clippers may remain frustrated.

After growing speculation that Leonard had tendinitis, FOX Sports insider Chris Broussard believes the injury could be much worse.

The Clippers’ star has missed seven of the team’s nine games this season due to a lingering issue in his surgically repaired right knee, and he will miss seven of the team’s nine games in 2022-23 as well.

About Kawhi Leonard

No. 2 – Los Angeles Clippers
PositionSmall forward
LeagueNBA
Personal information
BornJune 29, 1991 (age 31)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Listed height6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High school
  • Canyon Springs
    (Moreno Valley, California)
  • Martin Luther King
    (Riverside, California)
CollegeSan Diego State (2009–2011)
NBA draft2011 / Round: 1 / Pick: 15th overall
Selected by the Indiana Pacers
Playing career2011–present
Career history
2011–2018San Antonio Spurs
2018–2019Toronto Raptors
2019–presentLos Angeles Clippers