Warriors F Kevin Durant to miss Game Two against Trailblazers

OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 08:  Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors warms up prior to the start of an NBA Basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans at ORACLE Arena on April 8, 2017 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledgeThe Warriors will be without star forward Kevin Durant for Game Two of their first round series with the Trailblazers, as the team's leading scorer is sidelined with a left calf strain. 

When speaking to reporters prior to the game, head coach Steve Kerr gave off the impression that Durant's absence is more precautionary than a sign of something serious. The Warriors lead the series 1-0.

Durant missed 19 games down the stretch of the regular season with a sprained knee ligament and bruised bone in his left leg. The Warriors are 16-4 without Durant this season.

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