Nike Shares Slip After College Basketball Star's Sneaker Rips

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Published on February 21, 2019 - Duration: 00:46s

Nike Shares Slip After College Basketball Star's Sneaker Rips

Shares of Nike fell nearly 2 percent on Thursday, a day after a sneaker worn by emerging basketball star Zion Williamson split in half 33 seconds into a hotly anticipated game between Duke University and North Carolina.

The freshman center, who plays for the Duke Blue Devils, suffered a mild sprain to his right knee, according to his coach Mike Krzyzewski.

Williamson did not return to play, which ended with No.

1 Duke losing 88-72 to the No.

8 ranked Tar Heels.

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