Paul, 36, stays from the NBA's wellbeing and security protocols after allegedly testing positive for COVID-19. Paul, who based on multiple accounts was vaccinated, demands two negative COVID evaluations at least 24 hours apart to be rid of a recurrence.
Leonard hasn't played since Game 4 of their next round due to a knee injury, which the Clippers allegedly fear is a ACL problem . He did not travel with the group to Phoenix.
The remainder from the sweep provides a silver lining for the Suns, who haven't played since last Sunday. The Clippers completed off that their six-game win on the Jazz on Friday.
Clippers trainer Tyronn Lue said he is"not sure" about Leonard's standing for Sport 2. Leonard, 29, averaged 30.4 points and 7.7 rebounds on the first 11 matches of the playoffs.