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Kawhi Leonard finishes the dunk on the break (GIF)


The San Antonio Spurs took a nine point lead into halftime of their key game 5 against the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday night. The Spurs tried to stretch out their lead before they headed to the locker room, and this transition dunk from Kawhi Leonard helped their cause.

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GIF from @ZProphet_MMA

Leonard put up a +19 in the first half, contributing 11 points and five rebounds. As for the Spurs, they have already had one scare in this series in which they almost blew a big lead. Playing at home, they will surely be dialed in for the second half of this game as they try to hold onto home court.

See more from this game:

Mavs’ Samuel Dalembert rolls ankle against Spurs (GIF)

Tim Duncan not happy with the refs (GIF)

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