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THE AMBASSADOR :  Kevin Durant and Yi Jianlian joined NIKE and USA Basketball last month in New York to announce the inaugural World Basketball Festival. The Festival brings some of the world's best basketball teams and top musical performers to a celebration of the performance and culture of the game this summer in New York City and debuts the United We Rise initiative as a catalyst to improve communities through basketball.