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In times of distress and disaster, the responsiveness of sports leagues, teams and athletes carries tremendous weight in the communities they live and play in. This was made clear in Oklahoma over the past few weeks. Basketball mogul Kevin Durant mobilized his team, his sponsors and his league to rally in support of those devastated in this month’s tornadoes. His efforts sparked a nationwide effort to raise over $1 million in aid for OKC victims, restoring their hope and their communities.
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