Maybe it does...
maybe it doesn't...
you see, the Leader
ability isn't part of the cards you play, unless you play the Leader
so, the only surefire way to test if the stop ability ability/bonus affects the Leader
is if you use Timber
, and let him win, to see if he does an extra damage.
but, if you have Timber
, and you fight Tank
against copper, and copper wins, he will do his damage + Timber's +1 damage.
, and Bridget
, their abilities affect at the beginning of a round, and stop ability only occurs while fighting in a round, so they wouldn't have their abilities stopped...
now, this is completely speculation on my part...
but i hope it was at least semi-helpful.
or justified any inconsistencies. (well i still don't know about the Timber