Durant Undergoes Surgery For Achilles Tendon


Published on June 13 2019 6:19 am
Last Updated on June 13 2019 6:20 am

Kevin Durant has undergone surgery in New York for a ruptured right Achilles tendon. Durant suffered the injury in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, which was his first game back after being sidelined for over a month.

No word on how long Durant will be out of action, but it’s believed he’ll likely miss all of the upcoming 2019-20 season.

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