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Report: Kawhi Leonard likely out for playoffs

Shams Charania reports that the Spurs superstar is probably done for the season.

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Nobody expected Kawhi Leonard to make an appearance, but fans continued to hold out hope that the superstar would make a return and save the Spurs season. Today the confirmation came that the help the Spurs are seeking is probably not coming.

San Antonio dropped Game 1 to Golden State and was thoroughly dominated. Leonard being healthy would have established the Spurs as legitimate title contenders, and would have given the Spurs the firepower the compete with anyone in the West. This summer will be telling as to what Leonard’s future with the Spurs holds.