Spurs fan Brayden Neubauer tweeted this on January 14:
Neubauer was true to his word. The Spurs posted a video on their Facebook page today of him getting his new 'do:
Kawhi All Star Tweet Leads to Cornrows for One Fan
This Spurs fan stuck to his word & #SpursNation helped make it happen.Posted by San Antonio Spurs on Monday, January 25, 2016
I doubt Neubauer predicted he'd also get a sweet rat tail out of the deal. But they call them red-letter days for a reason.
Leonard is one of the few cornrow’d players in the NBA (gone are the days in the mid-2000s when it seemed like everyone, and we mean everyone in the association had them). The All-Star game, Leonard’s first, will be played on Sunday, February 14 in Toronto.