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Kevin Durant Dominated Out for Nets vs. Clippers with Hamstring Damage

Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant wears a Black History Month shirt as he warms up before an NBA basketball game against the Golden State Warriors in San Francisco, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

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The Brooklyn Nets obtained’t catch Kevin Durant relief for Sunday’s sport towards the Los Angeles Clippers

Head coach Steve Nash suggested reporters Saturday that Durant’s unwell hamstring will succor him out for a fourth consecutive sport. 

Nash added Durant is anticipated to enact some strengthening workout routines and “light” work on the court in the center of Saturday’s train. 

When the Nets first and principal introduced Durant’s damage on Feb. 14, they acknowledged he would omit as a minimum their subsequent two games with a clean hamstring power. 

Durant has continued to high-tail back and forth with the Nets on their recent five-sport boulevard commute. He last regarded in a sport Feb. 13 in Brooklyn’s 134-117 take over the Golden Speak Warriors, when he scored 20 parts in 33 minutes.

The Nets have not overlooked Durant on this Western Conference boulevard commute. They’ve obtained every of their past three games with out the two-time NBA Finals MVP and five straight total to beef up their file to 19-12. 

Durant, who modified into voted as captain of the Jap Conference All-Superstar physique of workers this week, has been unbelievable in his return after missing the entire 2019-20 season whereas making improvements to from a ruptured Achilles. He leads the Nets in scoring with 29.0 parts per contest and has shot 43.4 percent from three-point differ in 19 games. 

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