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The Los Angeles Clippers superstar Kawhi Leonard is set to join elite players such as Michael Jordan, LeBron James, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Magic Johnson if he wins a championship this season, according to sports analyst Colin Cowherd.

He listed several accomplishments that Leonard shares with very few players that show how unique the Clippers superstar is. Kawhi is one three players to win 2 Finals MVP with 2 different teams. The other two players are Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and LeBron James.

The two-time NBA champion has become the Finals MVP and Defensive Player of the Year in the same season. Only Michael Jordan and Hakeem Olajuwon managed to do that.

Finally, only Jordan and Leonard have won the Finals MVP, DPOY and All-Star game MVP.