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Warriors' Kevin Durant Embracing Investments In Silicon Valley Startups, Fewer Endorsements

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 20 / 17

Since signing with the Warriors, KEVIN DURANT has "become a fixture in powerful" Silicon Valley circles, "breaking bread with, receiving intel from, and sometimes coinvesting" beside execs like Apple CEO TIM COOK and VC firms like Andreessen Horowitz, according to a cover story by Jon Steinberg ...

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