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  • Nike Megadeal Secures Kevin Durant’s Place With Shoe Brand

    Sep 3, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *It may have taken them longer than usual, but Nike knows a good thing when it sees it regarding Kevin Durant. According to reports, the shoemaker put an end to speculation of the NBA star jumping ship to Under Armour by presenting a deal with an overall value that could rise to $300 million or […]

  • LeBron James’ Ice Bucket Challenge to Pres. Obama

    Aug 19, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *He may have yielded to getting wet for a cause, but LeBron James is making sure he gets a little help from his friends to keep the effort going. As we reported, the NBA all-star participated in the ALS ice bucket challenge while vacationing in Greece (see it below). James’ name came up for the effort […]

  • #ALSIceBucketChallenge Attracts Oprah, Kevin Hart, LeBron & More (Watch)

    Aug 18, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *Celebrities don’t normally embarrass themselves on purpose, but when it’s for a good cause, all defenses come down. Media sources report that a growing group of famous people have taken part in the #ALSIceBucketChallenge, an effort started last month by the ALS Association, a non-profit organization dedicated towards raising money for Lou Gehrig’s disease research, […]

  • NBA to Toronto Raptors: Drop Drake and We’ll Drop Fine; Team Refuses

    Aug 14, 14 by Qwest7 3 Comments

    *The Toronto Raptors may be able to save themselves $25,000 after all…if they get rid of Drake as their global brand ambassador. However, according to the Toronto Globe and Mail, that’s not going to fly with the team as it refused to give in to the NBA’s demands. The Raptors’ refusal comes days after the […]

  • Drake Causes the Toronto Raptors to Get Fined $25,000

    Aug 12, 14 by Deron Dalton 1 Comment

    *The Toronto Raptors are probably not happy with Drake for getting the team fined $25,000. Drake is the Raptor’s Global Ambassador. Recently, he made comments at a concert in violation of  anti-tampering rules. Drake did a no-no! He brought Kevin Durant on stage and asked him to play for the Toronto Raptors. 

  • Kevin Durant Reportedly Offered $30M A Year to Leave Nike for Under Armour

    Aug 8, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *It’s a no brainer to say that Kevin Durant’s relationship with Nike has benefited both parties. After all, the NBA star’s shoe line is second only to LeBron James in active players. But things could very well switch up as rival shoe companies are throwing their hat in the ring to get Durant to trade […]