Spurs exercise options on Leonard, Joseph
San Antonio, TX (Sports Network) - The San Antonio Spurs exercised their team options on forward Kawhi Leonard and guard Cory Joseph for the 2013-14 season.
Leonard, the 15th overall pick in the 2011 draft, was selected to the All- Rookie First Team last season after averaging 7.9 points and 5.2 rebounds in 64 games -- 39 starts.
Joseph only played nine minutes per game in his first season out of the University of Texas. The Spurs selected him with the 28th overall pick last year.
The Spurs also announced that they have waived forwards Josh Powell, JaMychal Green and Wesley Witherspoon.
10/27 00:15:54 ET