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17:35  11 june  2019
17:35  11 june  2019 Source:   warriorswire.com

Kerr: It's 'feasible' that Durant may play after 1 practice

Kerr: It's 'feasible' that Durant may play after 1 practice The waiting game for Warriors star Kevin Durant will continue through at least Tuesday. Warriors coach Steve Kerr says it is "feasible" that the two-time NBA Finals MVP may only need one practice before he can jump into this year's title series against the Toronto Raptors. Golden State has been without Durant since he strained a calf muscle in Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals against Houston. Game 2 is Sunday night and Game 3 is Wednesday night. Golden State has Monday off.

Durant is scheduled to get an MRI on Wednesday. Myers held back tears as he announced the injury and said that Durant is a good person and that the injury is unfair. " Kevin Durant loves to play basketball. And the people that questioned whether he wanted to get back to this team were wrong

Kevin Durant will have an MRI on Tuesday to determine the severity of the right Achilles injury he suffered in Game 5. Warriors superstar forward Kevin Durant suffered a right Achilles injury during Game 5 of the Finals, GM Bob Myers told the media after Golden State’s victory on Monday.

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The Golden State Warriors won Game 5 in Toronto, 106-105, to keep their season alive on Monday night. But it came at a cost for the defending champions.

After welcoming superstar Kevin Durant back to the lineup after he missed nine games following a calf strain in the semifinals, Durant suffered another injury in the second quarter on Monday night.

He immediately grabbed the same spot where he was hurt before, but this was much worse, with people assuming the worst. Post game, those fears were confirmed.

General manager Bob Myers took the podium and confirmed that Durant now has an Achilles injury and the extent of the injury is not known yet. Durant is scheduled to have an MRI on Tuesday to figure out the severity of the injury.

Warriors hope Kevin Durant will be able to play in Game 5 or 6

Warriors hope Kevin Durant will be able to play in Game 5 or 6 Kevin Durant is not playing for the first four games of the NBA Finals, but the Golden State Warriors are hoping he’ll be able to play in Game 5 or 6. Warriors head coach Steve Kerr told the media before Game 4 on Friday that Kevon Looney would be able to play but Durant would be out. He said they’re hoping the two-time Finals MVP will be able to play later in the series. Steve Kerr on Kevin Durant: "We're hoping he can play Game 5 or 6." Won't give any other updated details. — Anthony Slater (@anthonyVslater) June 7, 2019 Game 5 of the series is scheduled for Monday and Game 6 will be on Thursday.

Kevin Durant loves to play basketball. And the people that questioned whether he wanted to get back to this team are wrong,” Myers said. The extent of Durant ’s injury is unclear, Myers said, adding that Durant is scheduled for an MRI on Tuesday . Durant is widely seen as one of the top players in the

Durant left Tuesday ’s game against the Wizards early in the first quarter after suffering a hyperextended left knee. The Warriors announced he would not return to the game and will undergo an MRI on Tuesday night. The results will reportedly be released on Wednesday morning.

The Warriors will have to move on without their leader. They have proven they can win without Durant. But, against this Raptors team, the job gets much, much tougher without the offensive machine.

Game 6 is Thursday night back at Oracle Arena in Oakland.

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Warriors say Durant will practice before Game 5

Warriors say Durant will practice before Game 5 The Golden State Warriors say Kevin Durant will practice Sunday with hopes of playing in Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday night.Durant has not played since straining a calf muscle on May 8. The Warriors trail the Toronto Raptors 3-1 in the title series, and are 6-3 since he got injured.Warriors coach

Kevin Durant underwent an MRI exam on Thursday after he strained his right calf late in the third quarter. OAKLAND, Calif. He is scheduled to be re-evaluated next week, meaning if there is a decisive Game 7 in the series Sunday he would be out of that one as well.

Kevin Durant exited the Warriors' Game 5 win over the Raptors on Monday, injuring his achilles in the second quarter, according to general manager Bob Myers. He will receive an MRI on Tuesday after he left Scotiabank Arena in the third quarter on crutches.

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