Mike Brown (basketball)

Warriors wipe out 25-point deficit after Kawhi Leonard is injured to beat Spurs in Game 1

Warriors wipe out 25-point deficit after Kawhi Leonard is injured to beat Spurs in Game 1

Stephen Curry scored 40 points and made a tying three-pointer with 1:48 left as the Golden State Warriors rallied from way down after Kawhi Leonard was sidelined because of an ankle injury to beat the San Antonio Spurs 113-111 on Sunday in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.

Draymond Green gave Golden State the lead for good on a three-point play after the Warriors trailed by as many as 25 points.

Leonard left in the third quarter after he re-injured his left ankle, and the Warriors capitalized with an 18-0 run.

Kevin Durant scored 10 straight points during a key fourth-quarter stretch on the way to 34 points, while Zaza Pachulia had 11 points and nine...

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