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Durant Has 31 Points in Return, But Heat Rally to Beat Nets

Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) takes a shot in the final seconds of the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat, Thursday, March 3, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) takes a shot in the final seconds of the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat, Thursday, March 3, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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New York (AP) -- Kevin Durant's shot looked good the whole way, one that would have given the Brooklyn Nets the lead with under a minute left.

After 1 1/2 months of misery without their superstar, the Nets couldn't have asked for a better scenario than Durant taking the potential go-ahead 3-pointer in his return.