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Kawhi Leonard's PER puts him in elite company

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Kawhi Leonard, only 24 years old, is on a pretty exclusive list of players of the same age with a 27+ PER.

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Kawhi Leonard has without a doubt broken out as a superstar, and his Player Efficiency Rating (PER) proves it.

According to Basketball-Reference.com, Kawhi's 27.1 PER has put him in some pretty good company for 24-year-old players:

Every other player on that list is either already in the Hall of Fame, or sure as heck will be. And even though it sounds crazy to say while he's a mere 24 years old, if Kawhi continues at this trajectory, he will find himself there as well.