Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant are on the same team — the Golden State Warriors — but they represent rival brands.
Curry is Under Armour’s top basketball ambassador. Durant is among Nike’s best-known representatives.
Their opposing brand alignments became a media topic when Durant last month said on “The Bill Simmons Podcast” that “nobody wants to play in Under Armours.”
Curry, who comes to Baltimore periodically for meetings and events with Under Armour, politely took issue with his NBA teammate’s assessment.
“I told him that he has a certain opinion based on his experience growing up in the Nike business,” Curry