Kawhi Leonard reaches milestone vs the Pelicans

Kawhi Leonard
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Kawhi Leonard led the LA Clippers to their third straight victory on Saturday night (18/01) and reached a milestone.

Leonard posted 39 points (15/28 shooting), six rebounds, six assists and five steals, as the Clippers defeated the New Orleans Pelicans (130-133).

Leonard became the first Clippers player with five straight 30-point games since World B. Free did it in 1980.

It’s also just the second time in Leonard’s career he’s scored 30-plus points in five or more consecutive games.

Thanks to this win, the Clippers improved to 30-13.