Kevin Durant wants a slice, invests in pizza company Pieology
Kevin Durant’s company, the Durant Co., has made its next major investment — this time in pizza.
The company, owned by Durant and his manager/business partner, Rich Kleiman, will own both a stake in the assembly-line style, on-the-spot pizza brand Pieology and own Cheap Authentic Baseball Jerseys some of its franchises. Terms were not disclosed.
The former NFL tight end and head coach made his comments in an interview with Jim Gray on Westwood One’s Monday Night Football pregame show when discussing the issue of players sitting or kneeling during the national anthem as a way to protest social injustice.
The issue has been a topic of national debate, which intensified after President Donald Trump’s comments that NFL owners should “fire” players who don’t stand for the anthem.
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said the team’s policy that bars players from playing if they “disrespect” the flag was put in place last season, and clarified that not standing Cheap Baseball Jerseys China at attention during the anthem is what he considers disrespectful and unacceptable.
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