"Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant, who exited last night's game with 2:05 remaining in the third quarter due to a strained right calf, underwent an MRI exam this morning in the Bay Area", it read.
This is huge news because it appeared to be a foregone conclusion that Thompson would re-sign with the Warriors this offseason, especially if Durant leaves as the team would have the salary cap space to sign Thompson. He was immediately diagnosed with a calf strain and was ruled out for the remainder of the game.
With Durant out for Game 6 on Friday against the Rockets, the two-time defending champions are now consensus 7.5-point underdogs in Houston.
"It was such a weird game because we played so well in that second quarter and probably should have gone in at half up 20 or more", he said of his team's 57-43 halftime advantage. Obviously, the Warriors' training staff will work around the clock to ensure Durant - who has been the best player in the world this postseason - is ready to go should Houston extend the series.
'I didn't think we got great shots for much of the night, ' Kerr said.
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"Like yeah, we're used to winning, but this one felt fantastic", Draymond Green said during his postgame press conference.
The team is already heavy at guard and is going to look to get Shai Gilgeous-Alexander a good portion of minutes and hopefully we should see an uptick in minutes for Jerome Robinson. That is no longer the case after Game 5 of their second-round series with the Houston Rockets.
The Celtics, with the return of injured All-Stars Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward this season, were expected to challenge for the championship but locker room turmoil took its toll. Durant will be re-evaluated next week, according to the team. An ugly start from the field led to him scoring zero points in the first 24 minutes.
They clinched the semi-final series 4-1. Now they know for sure they'll have to get past James Harden and the Rockets without him.
Curry struggled early, failing to score in the first half for the first time in 102 career playoff games, and had just 10 points through three periods.