Kawhi Leonard of San Antonio Spurs wins defensive player of the year for second straight season.

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Kawhi Leonard, a defensive leader for the Spurs, has been honored with his second straight defensive player of the year award. For the second straight year, San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard is the NBA Defensive Player of the Year. The Spurs’ trouncing of the Grizzlies 106-74 Sunday allowed Gregg Popovich to sit his starters and strike a balance between rhythm …