Kawhi Leonard missed Atlanta Hawks game due to left knee contusion

November 17, 2019
First published on:November 17, 2019
by Jack Ol

Kawhi Leonard, who joined Los Angeles Clippers from Toronto Raptors, this season, missed today's game against Atlanta Hawks due to a left knee contusion. 

This is the second straight game Kawhi has not played and the fourth game in the current season having last played against the Houston Rockets season-high 41 minutes in 102-93 loss. He missed the Clippers last game against the New Orleans Pelicans which they lose by 132-127 on Thursday.

Paul George made his debut for Clippers against Pelicans and scored 33 points in 25 minutes. Paul and Kawhi joined the Clippers at the same time this season.

Despite Kawhi's absence, the Clippers defeated Hawks with a huge margin of 150-101. PG13 scored the game-high 37 points in their win.