Source — Durant (calf) to miss at least Game 1 – ESPN

playPippen: Warriors can’t 3-peat without KD (1:45)Scottie Pippen and Richard Jefferson both expect the Warriors to not win a NBA championship without Kevin Durant. (1:45)Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant will have his strained right calf reevaluated on Thursday and will miss at least Tuesday’s Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against the Portland Trail Blazers, a source told ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne.It’s unlikely Durant will play in Thursday’s Game 2, according to the source.Durant injured his calf in the third quarter of Wednesday night’s 104-99 Game 5 win over the Rockets in the conference semifinals.With 2:11 left in the quarter, Durant went up for a jumper over Rockets swingman Iman Shumpert and landed awkwardly. Initially, Warriors personnel were concerned that Durant had suffered an Achilles injury, but an MRI on Thursday confirmed the calf strain.

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