Spurs’ Leonard expected to play vs. Warriors

Kawhi Leonard's rehab is going slower than expected, per head coach Gregg Popovich.

San Antonio forward Kawhi Leonard is expected to play in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals vs. Golden State on Sunday, according to ESPN.

Per ESPN: “Leonard, who injured his left ankle Tuesday, could have played in Thursday night’s semifinals-clinching 114-75 win over the Houston Rockets if needed, but the Spurs decided they’d rather have him healthy for Sunday, the source said.”

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