Wing of Greatness: The 10 most unstoppable small forwards of all time

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8) Kawhi Leonard

Kawhi Leonard stands out as one of the greatest small forwards in NBA history, with an impressive list of accolades to support this claim. His resume includes two NBA titles, two Finals, MVP awards, five All-NBA selections, five All-Star appearances, and two Defensive Player of the Year awards. Leonard's defensive prowess is further highlighted by his seven All-Defensive team selections.

Statistically, Leonard ranks 136th in steals in NBA history, showcasing his ability to disrupt opponents and create turnovers on the defensive end. While he may no longer hold the record for the highest regular-season winning percentage in NBA history, Leonard's impact on the court is undeniable.

Throughout his career, Leonard has shown remarkable consistency and composure, particularly in high-pressure situations. His leadership was evident when he led the Toronto Raptors to their first NBA championship in 2019, solidifying his status as a clutch performer.

Known for his proficiency as a mid-range scorer and elite defensive skills, Leonard has earned a
reputation as one of the best two-way players in the league. His ability to excel on both ends of the court has solidified his legacy as a versatile and impactful player.

Despite his load management strategy, which has been a point of discussion with the NBA's evolving rules, Leonard's impact on the game cannot be understated. With his impressive accolades, consistent production, and undeniable impact, Kawhi Leonard has rightfully earned his place as one of the greatest small forwards in NBA history.