Golden State Warriors Kevin Durant posted a photo of himself on his hospital bed recovering from surgery. Durant suffered a ruptured Achilles during game 5 of the NBA finals against the Raptors. He had missed 9 games after injuring a strained calf muscle during the semi-finals against Houston. The Warriors and their fans were happy to see Kevin back on the court Monday as it was his first time back on since the calf injury and the first time playing at this years NBA Finals. He gave the Warriors a great 12 minutes before the injury to his Achilles and had to be assisted off the court. We wish you a speedy recovery Kevin!!! We know where your heart is!
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What’s good everybody I wanted to update you all: I did rupture my Achilles. Surgery was today and it was a success, EASY MONEY My road back starts now! I got my family and my loved ones by my side and we truly appreciate all the messages and support people have sent our way. Like I said Monday, I'm hurting deeply, but I'm OK. Basketball is my biggest love and I wanted to be out there that night because that’s what I do. I wanted to help my teammates on our quest for the three peat. Its just the way things go in this game and I'm proud that I gave it all I physically could, and I'm proud my brothers got the W. It's going to be a journey but I'm built for this. I’m a hooper I know my brothers can get this Game 6, and I will be cheering with dub nation while they do it.