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Spurs' Kawhi Leonard continues rehab, expected to miss preseason

Spurs' Kawhi Leonard continues rehab, expected to miss preseason

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2:12 PM ETSAN ANTONIO -- As the Spurs took part in their intrasquad scrimmage Saturday at the AT&T Center, they announced that Kawhi Leonard will miss the entire preseason due a right thigh injury.The Spurs said Leonard's timeline for return would be determined at a later date, and the All-Star forward didn't participate in the scrimmage."We're still rehabbing his thigh," Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said. "And he'll probably miss the beginning of preseason or a good deal of preseason, and we're not going to put a timetable [on a return]. But he's working at it, and we'll get him back as soon as we can."The Spurs never said when Leonard's injury occurred, but Popovich indicated the issue first developed sometime last season. San Antonio issued a statement, saying Leonard "continues a ...