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Los Angeles Clippers’ Kawhi Leonard sits late with apparent right knee injury

Jun 14, 2021; Los Angeles, California, USA; Los Angeles Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard (2) moves to the basket against Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) during the second half in game four in the second round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs. at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard sat out the final 4:35 of Los Angeles’ 118-104 victory over the Utah Jazz on Monday with an apparent right knee injury.

Leonard grabbed for the knee after bumping into Utah’s Joe Ingles, and he departed less than a minute later.

A short time later, Leonard spoke to a trainer and then put on his mask and watched the remainder of the game from the bench.

After the game, a TNT reporter asked Leonard if he was concerned.

“No, I’ll be good,” Leonard said.

Leonard finished with 31 points and seven rebounds as the Clippers tied the best-of-seven Western Conference semifinal series at two games apiece.

–Field Level Media