With a healthy Kawhi Leonard, the Spurs were knocking on the door of a Game 1 win and upsetting the balance of power in the West, if only for a game. A questionable foul – and thousands of words of speculation – later and the Warriors found themselves in a much more comfortable position. Well, add another pillow to the couch, as the road gets even easier for Golden State in San Antonio.
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich announced on Saturday morning that Leonard would be out for Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals.
This comes a day after Leonard was upgraded to questionable and it seemed like he might give it a go.