Kevin Durant couldn’t stay in the game between the Nets y el Heat after he injured his knee in the third quarter after having a clash with Jimmy Butler.
The injury occurred in the third period when Butler went to the hoop, but his shot was blocked by Ben Simmons, At the moment of falling, the Miami forward ended up on Durant’s leg, who was right behind.
Despite the fact that he continued playing for a few minutes, Durant was removed from the game in a timeout. Durant went straight to the locker room to be checked, and the team announced that he would no longer be returning to the game.
After the game, Nets coach, Jacque Vaughn said Kevin Durant will have an MRI on Monday to determine the degree of injury.
The Nets managed to come away with the victory 102-101 against the Miami Heat.