Steve Kerr returns to Warriors practice
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May 13, 2017 - 5:44pm
When the doors opened to media Saturday afternoon at Golden State’s practice facility, Steve Kerr was stretching as he watched Stephen Curry shoot.
Kerr, who underwent a spinal cord leak procedure on his back May 5 at Duke University, helped coach a Warriors practice Saturday for the first time since stepping away from the bench before Game 3 of the first round to seek an answer to his chronic pain.
[...] with Game 1 of the Western Conference finals looming Sunday against the Spurs, Golden State still has no timetable for Kerr’s return to the bench.
Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard will play in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals Sunday against the Warriors, San Antonio head coach Gregg Popovich told reporters Saturday.
Leonard missed Game 6 of the conference semifinals against Houston with a sprained left ankle.
Leonard is leading the Spurs this postseason in scoring (27.8 points per game), assists (4.7) and steals (1.7).
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