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Kevin Durant to Miss Game 6, Will Be Re-Evaluated Next Week

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Durant is currently nursing a right calf strain sustained in Game 5.

NBA: Playoffs-Golden State Warriors at Houston Rockets Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant will not travel with the team to face the Houston Rockets in Game 6 and will be re-evaluated next week, the team announced Thursday. Durant underwent an MRI after sustaining what is being called a right calf strain in Game 5.

ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski hinted at Durant’s possible status for the Western Conference Finals:

Golden State holds a 3-2 lead on the Rockets and will play in Houston on Friday.