Kevin Durant joins lists of injured Warriors
NBA.com Global on Mar 17, 2018 07:52 AM
FILE - SALT LAKE CITY, UT - MAY 6: Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors looks on during the game against the Utah Jazz during Game Three of the Western Conference Semifinals of the 2017 NBA Playoffs on May 6, 2017 at vivint.SmartHome Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
NBA.com staff report
Goldne State Warriors All-Star Kevin Durant is will not play today against the Sacramento Kings due to right rib soreness.
Kevin Durant is out tonight with sore ribs— Mark Medina (@MarkG_Medina) March 16, 2018
The Warriors said Durant suffered the injury in the second quarter of Wednesday’s (Thursday, PHL time) 117-106 victory against the Lakers. The injury is not considered serious, as Durant played through the soreness and finished with 26 points, six assists, five rebounds and two steals in 35 minutes.
Durant participated in Thursday’s (Friday, PHL time) practice without restrictions.
Draymond Green has been cleared to return, while Stephen Curry (right ankle) and Klay Thompson (right thumb) are out for at least the next three games.