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Five takeaways from the Spurs' victory over the Heat in NBA Finals
Five takeaways from the Spurs' victory over the Heat in NBA Finals

1. Kawhi Leonard is no longer up and coming. He’s here. The former star at Riverside's King High won a Finals MVP two weeks to the day before he turned 23. Happy early birthday! It figures to be a pretty rollicking summer for the small forward who became a breakthrough star in only his third NBA season, at least until his workouts begin at his La Jolla crib and then everyone must go Shhhhhh! after 8 p.m. Expect Leonard to be an all-star for the first time in 2015, after he averaged 17.8 points and 6.4 rebounds while shooting 61.2% during a Finals in which his coach called zero plays for him. “It just feels like a dream to me,” said Leonard, who may never want to wake...

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