Kevin Durant's epiphany about being black in America

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thenewstribune—Kevin Durant walked into the north entrance of Oracle Arena ahead of Game 1 of the 2017 Western Conference Finals with a subtle message etched across his T-shirt. "Stay Black" … Click to Continue

Warriors star Kevin Durant wonders how he'd be viewed in America if he wasn't an NBA player. Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant is rich, famous, an NBA champion, a former league MVP and also an African-American. That last trait is something Durant says he has come to identify with more in recent years. "Just kind of seeing how rough it is for an average black man, you know what I'm saying? And on top of that, a black man makes one mistake ... I see how far we get pushed down," Durant told the San Jose Mercury News. Durant says that growing up near...