Only two Other players in the NBA Has won NBA Finals MVP and Defensive Player of the Year in Back to Back Season, Those two players were Michael Jordan in 1987-1988 and Hakeem “The Dream” Olajuwon in 1993-1994. In 2014-2015 Spurs Small Forward Kwahi Leonard won Finals MVP in rout of the Heat in Last Years Finals. And then went on to Win DPOY beating out Draymond Green From the Golden State Warriors and Deandre Jordan From the Clippers. Leonard averaged 20.5 points, 7.5 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 2.5 steals. He is the first perimeter player Since Ron Artest in 2004 to win the award. He did not even get the most first place votes Draymond Green did but Leonard got the most total amount of votes. The last player to win this prestigious award is David “The Admiral” Robinson in 1991-1992 Season. Kwahi is always humble and giving credit where it’s due. He was even giving credit when he first came out of San Diego State in 2011, Giving credit to his mother for her genes and his dad for his hands and even coaches for what they did at San Diego State. The man's Nickname is The Claw and he is 6’7 230 lbs. the man was destined for the award and now its good to see he got what he deserved Leonard hopes to help add a six Championships and his second Ring with the Spurs at the end of the 2015-2016 Season to his Collection of Accolades and Accomplishments.
-Kaleel Henderson SHS