. SAN FRANCISCO – For a man eager to make further inroads into the tech industry, Warriors forward Kevin Durant experienced a painful lesson on navigating social media. “I use Twitter to engage with fans. I think it’s a great way to engage with basketball fans. I happened to take it a little too far. What I really love is just to play basketball. That’s our first line of defense.”Their second line of defense? “When I play basketball, I enjoy it and I respect it and I play as hard as I can,” Durant said.