Kevin Durant has but to say something publicly about the best way the Golden State Warriors dealt with his calf damage, and that could be as a result of he’s nonetheless making an attempt to determine whether or not or not he feels the suitable plan of action was taken.
In a latest look on 95.7 The Sport, NBA reporter Ric Bucher mentioned Durant is â€œprobably not proud of how issues went downâ€ in regard to his torn Achilles. Bucher mentioned he was instructed Durant continues to be uncertain if he was misled about with the ability to undergo a extra vital damage by taking part in earlier than his calf was 100 % healed.
â€œThereâ€™s a component of, â€˜Was I misled so far as injuring myself coming again and taking part in and having a catastrophic damage like this coming off a calf pressure?’â€ Bucher mentioned. â€œWe donâ€™t know, definitively, precisely what was mentioned, how a lot was mentioned, how a lot he was conscious of that, however I can let you know that individuals within the KD camp, persons are working for canopy as a result of they donâ€™t need to be holding the bag on who led him astray.â€
Warriors coach Steve Kerr mentioned after Durant tore his Achilles that he was instructed the worst Durant may do was tweak is unique calf damage, and Bucher mentioned it could be cheap to imagine Golden Stateâ€™s medical workers instructed Durant the identical.
â€œIf Steve Kerr was instructed that, Iâ€™m positive KD was instructed that. And now heâ€™s trying on the prospect of not taking part in for, probably, a 12 months and having his free company upended,â€ the reporter added. â€œI donâ€™t see how that makes him happier with the Warriors than he was earlier than.â€
Kerr mentioned he wouldn’t change something about how the Warriors dealt with Durantâ€™s damage, however the feedback Durantâ€™s mom made in regards to the scenario could have been extra telling. If Durantâ€™s relationship with Golden Stateâ€™s medical workers just isn’t in an excellent place, that might impression his free company choice.
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