What I’m Hearing: USA TODAY Sports’ Jeff Zillgitt discusses Kevin Durant’s strained calf, which will keep him out of the Warriors lineup for about a week, but is not a much more serious Achilles injury. USA TODAY
HOUSTON — When the Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets take the floor for Game 6 of the Western Conference semifinals here Friday, all eyes will be on Stephen Curry.
Scrutinizing eyes. Hopeful eyes. And desperate eyes, with the Warriors up 3-2 in this best-of-seven series but now playing without Kevin Durant.
The two-time NBA Finals MVP has carried the Warriors through their first 11 postseason games, averaging 34.2 points. He’s had games of 50,