He along with teammate LaMarcus Aldridge have officially been ruled out for rest.
— Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets) December 8, 2021
Durant is averaging 28.4 points, 7.7 rebounds, and 5.4 assists per game.
The Nets, who defeated the Mavericks 102-99 Tuesday, are atop the East with a record of 17-7 as they get set to take on the 7-16 Rockets.
Houston, despite dwelling 13th in the West, have been playing inspired basketball of late. The Rockets own the NBA's longest active win streak at six in a row.