The Spurs still have Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, Manu Ginobili, all three someday destined for the Hall of Fame.
But this is Kawhi Leonard’s team now. We’ve seen the transition take place.
Friday night Leonard tore apart the Clippers’ Matt Barnes — and Doc Rivers had no other options to turn to — on his way to a personal playoff high 32 point night. That was the backbone of a comfortable Spurs win and a 2-1 series lead.