Kevin Durant Officially Diagnosed With Achilles Injury And Could ‘Miss A Lot Of Next Season’ According To Expert

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After being out for nearly a month, Kevin Durant came back for game 5 and while he looked good early on he went down with a serious looking injury in the second quarter of the game.

Former NFL team doctor David Chao who goes by Pro Football Doc on Twitter immediately diagnosed the injury on Twitter.

After the game. Warriors GM Bob Myers got emotional when he confirmed that KD had a ruptured achilles during the game.

According to Chao Durant will likely have surgery and could likely miss most of next season with the injury.

This is a tough blow for Kevin Durant and the NBA as he was expected to make big waves during free agency.

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