Thunder Star Kevin Durant Returns To Court Tuesday Night

Tuesday, December 2nd 2014, 1:13 pm
By: News 9

Nearly seven weeks since discovering a Jones fracture in his foot, Kevin Durant will return to the court Tuesday night against the Pelicans. 

Thunder coach Scott Brooks made the announcement after shoot around Tuesday morning, adding that Durant would be on a 30-minute restriction.

10/12/2014 Related Story: Thunder Officials: Kevin Durant Diagnosed With Jones Fracture

The Thunder went just 5-12 to start the season without the reigning MVP, though fellow superstar Russell Westbrook also missed 14 games during that span. 

Westbrook returned on Friday and led Oklahoma City to a 105-78 win against the New York Knicks.

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