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Playing in front of his new home fans for the first time, Kevin Durant received a hero’s welcome.
Playing for Team USA in an Olympic tune-up against China, Durant was welcomed at Oracle Arena—the Warriors’ regular-season home—with a standing ovation. There were already plenty of Durant jerseys in the crowd, as well as the normal mix of other Warriors stars.
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Durant signed with Golden State earlier this month after nine seasons with the Thunder. The four-time scoring champion and former MVP agreed to a two-year deal with the club, with a player option for next season.