2019 NBA Finals
2019 NBA Finals

Players react to Durant's Game 5 injury

From NBA.com Staff

Jun 10, 2019 10:58 PM ET

Several notable players reached out to Kevin Durant via social media after the Warriors star went down in Game 5 of the NBA Finals.

Kevin Durant's resilient comeback from a calf injury that kept him out for a month was lauded by his peers -- and mourned when it was cut short less than three minutes into the second quarter of Game 5 of the NBA Finals.

Durant suffered an Achilles injury, the team announced.

When the two-time Finals MVP went down, the NBA community immediately reached out to one of this generation's defining stars. Players present and past offered their well wishes to Durant.

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