Josh Lewenberg: Without ruling it out entirely, Nurse indicated that there’s no plan to sit Kawhi out at all in the upcoming MIL-PHI back-to-back. “We’re gonna go play ’em. He’s feeling good and feeling fine, and we’ll go from there.”
A league executive recently told me that when teams are taking midseason vacations to Napa then the schedule has gone too far in terms of in-season rest. I think the rest provisions are smart. But there’s still some work to be done on the best usage of time in the preseason.