Kawhi Leonard ruled out of Los Angeles Clipper vs. Phoenix Suns Game 3 with knee injury

The Los Angeles Clippers announced Wednesday that Kawhi Leonard will miss Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals due to a knee injury.  Game 3 will move to Staples Center on Thursday, after the Phoenix Suns took a 2-0 series lead at home.

Leonard hasn’t taken the floor since playing 34 minutes in a 14-point victory over the Utah Jazz in Game 4 of the Western Conference Semifinals. Through 11 games played this postseason, he is averaging 30.4 points, 7.7 rebounds and 4.4 assists.

Game 3 is set for 9 p.m. ET on Thursday to air on ESPN.

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