Golden State has been without Durant since he strained a calf muscle in Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals against Houston.
" I'm Disappointed That I am Not Going to Be Able to Play On Sunday Night But I Need More Time To Heal But I Hope to Be Back Sometime During the NBA Finals".
Stephen Curry added 23 points for the Warriors.
Cousins responded by posting 11 points, 10 rebounds, and six assists and he was a plus-12 in 28 minutes.
Cousins suffered a quad injury during the first round of the playoffs and missed 45 days.
"It's really a day-to-day thing", Kerr said on Monday (AEST). "It was a hell of an effort from the bench". He also blocked two shots and he added another playmaker on the floor to help the Golden State offense.
Reserve Quinn Cook answered with back-to-back 3-pointers to ignite a 14-6 Golden State run that stretched the Warriors' lead to 106-94 with 5:39 to play.
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The Raptors cut the lead to eight when Lowry made one of two free throws with 4:26 to play.
They were much improved Sunday, but Kerr knows his team can be even better in Oakland. We were just a little bit impatient and didn't hold enough composure. But it's just an injury (where) there's been a lot of gray area.
Durant traveled with the Warriors to Toronto, largely so he could work uninterrupted with the team's medical staff.
We tend to agree with Klay. We could kind of breathe at halftime.
We've said it for the entire year. "So it was championship defence and that's what it's going to take".
Curry's run of six consecutive National Basketball Association playoff game with 30 or more points ended two shy of the record set by LeBron James against the Warriors in 2017.