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Kawhi Leonard has been absolutely fantastic for the San Antonio Spurs – especially during their series against the Golden State Warriors – on both sides of the ball, and in San Antonio’s Game 6 win, it was no different. Leonard would tally 16 points, 10 rebounds, and this delightful slam; Leonard attempts a corner three, [...]The post Kawhi Leonard Gathers Own Rebound, Dunks (Video) appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
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