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SportsWarriors’ Kevin Durant undergoes surgery for ruptured Achilles tendon

23:25  12 june  2019
23:25  12 june  2019 Source:   sportsnet.ca

Warriors reportedly believe Kevin Durant has torn Achilles' tendon

Warriors reportedly believe Kevin Durant has torn Achilles' tendon Warriors reportedly believe Kevin Durant has torn Achilles' tendon

Kevin Durant confirmed what everyone most feared: the Golden State star underwent surgery for a ruptured right achilles tendon .

Kevin Durant looked absolutely sensational in his return in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, but it was short-lived. After being forced to leave the game with what the Warriors called an Achilles injury, Durant himself announced on Wednesday that he underwent "successful" surgery to repair a ruptured

Warriors’ Kevin Durant undergoes surgery for ruptured Achilles tendon © Frank Gunn/CP KevinDurant

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon in Game 5 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors and has undergone successful surgery.

Durant announced the news Wednesday on Instagram.

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Durant was injured in the second quarter of Monday’s game after returning to Golden State’s lineup after dealing with a calf injury since the second round of the post-season against Houston.

He was on fire up until the injury, scoring 11 points in 12 minutes of action as the Warriors went on to win the game 106-105 and cut the series deficit to 3-2.

Durant left Scotiabank Arena using crutches and wearing a walking boot.

Game 6 of the best-of-seven matchup takes place on Thursday at Oracle Arena in Oakland.

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