Brooklyn Nets coach Steve Nash revealed that star forward Kevin Durant could return Thursday this week in the game against the Philadelphia 76ers.
Durant is currently in the NBA’s COVID-19 protocol, in which he was placed on December 18. Thursday will be 10 days of his absence and if he manages to pass the coronavirus tests, he will be enabled to play against Joel Embiid and company.
In the NBA’s 2021-22 season, Kevin Durant averages per game: 29.7 points, 7.9 rebounds and 5.9 assists.
The Nets lead the Eastern Conference with a record of 22 wins and 9 losses.