Kevin Durant Biography

Kevin Durant full name Kevin Wayne Durant, is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was born on September 29, 1988 in Washington, D.C., to Wanda and Wayne Pratt.

After playing two years of high school basketball at National Christian Academy and one year at Oak Hill Academy, Durant transferred to Montrose Christian School for his senior year. Prior to the start of the season, he committed to the University of Texas. At the conclusion of the year, he was named the Washington Post All-Met Basketball Player of the Year, as well as the Most Valuable Player of the 2006 McDonald’s All-American Game. He was widely regarded as the second-best high school prospect of 2006.

He played one season of college basketball for the University of Texas, where he won numerous year-end awards and became the first freshman to be named Naismith College Player of the Year. In 2007, he was selected as the second overall pick by the Seattle SuperSonics in the NBA draft.

After his rookie season, the team relocated to Oklahoma City and became the Thunder. Behind Durant’s leadership and his pairing with All-Star guard Russell Westbrook, the Thunder emerged as a perennial title contender, advancing as far as the NBA Finals in 2012, where they were ousted by the Miami Heat. He played nine seasons in Oklahoma City before signing with the Warriors in 2016, winning the championship in his debut season with the team.

Kevin Durant
Kevin Durant

He has won an NBA championship, an NBA Most Valuable Player Award, the Bill Russell NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Award, the NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Award, four NBA scoring titles, the NBA Rookie of the Year Award, and two Olympic gold medals. Durant has also been selected to seven All-NBA teams and eight NBA All-Star teams.

Kevin Durant Age

He was born on September 29, 1988. He is currently 29 years old.

Kevin Durant Weight

He weighs 240 lbs (108.9kg).

Kevin Durant Height

Durant has a height of 6 ft 9 (2.06 m).

Kevin Durant Siblings – Kevin Durant Brother

Durant has one sister, Brianna, and two brothers, Tony and Rayvonne. Durant and his siblings grew up in Prince George’s County, Maryland, on the eastern outskirts of Washington, D.C.

Kevin Durant Mom

He is very close with his mother, Wanda, a relationship that was detailed in the Lifetime movie The Real MVP: The Wanda Pratt Story.

Kevin Durant Girlfriend – Kevin Durant Wife

Information about his relationship is being updated.

Kevin Durant Contract

Kevin Durant sign a two-year $53 million contract with the Golden State Warriors. The contract will last  for 2017 and 2018.

Kevin Durant Points

Kelvin is one of the greatest scorers of his generation. He has scored 20,000th point in his career. He is only the 44th player in NBA history to score more than 20,000 points.

Kevin Durant Tattoos

Durant is a Christian and goes to chapel before every game and has religious tattoos on his stomach, wrist, and back.

Kevin Durant Tattoos
Kevin Durant Tattoos

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Kevin Durant Career Stats – Kevin Durant Stats: Regular season

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2007–08 Seattle 80 80 34.6 .430 .288 .873 4.4 2.4 1.0 .9 20.3
2008–09 Oklahoma City 74 74 39.0 .476 .422 .863 6.5 2.8 1.3 .7 25.3
2009–10 Oklahoma City 82 82 39.5 .476 .365 .900 7.6 2.8 1.4 1.0 30.1*
2010–11 Oklahoma City 78 78 38.9 .462 .350 .880 6.8 2.7 1.1 1.0 27.7*
2011–12 Oklahoma City 66 66 38.6 .496 .387 .860 8.0 3.5 1.3 1.2 28.0*
2012–13 Oklahoma City 81 81 38.5 .510 .416 .905* 7.9 4.6 1.4 1.3 28.1
2013–14 Oklahoma City 81 81 38.5 .503 .391 .873 7.4 5.5 1.3 .7 32.0*
2014–15 Oklahoma City 27 27 33.8 .510 .403 .854 6.6 4.1 .9 .9 25.4
2015–16 Oklahoma City 72 72 35.8 .505 .388 .898 8.2 5.0 1.0 1.2 28.2
2016–17 Golden State 62 62 33.4 .537 .375 .875 8.3 4.9 1.1 1.6 25.1
Career 703 703 37.4 .488 .379 .882 7.2 3.8 1.2 1.0 27.2
All-Star 7 5 26.7 .518 .311 .900 5.6 2.9 1.6 .3 25.6

Kevin Durant Career Stats – Kevin Durant Stats: Playoffs

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2010 Oklahoma City 6 6 38.5 .350 .286 .871 7.7 2.3 .5 1.3 25.0
2011 Oklahoma City 17 17 42.5 .449 .339 .838 8.2 2.8 .9 1.1 28.6
2012 Oklahoma City 20 20 41.9 .517 .373 .864 7.4 3.7 1.5 1.2 28.5
2013 Oklahoma City 11 11 44.1 .455 .314 .830 9.0 6.3 1.3 1.1 30.8
2014 Oklahoma City 19 19 42.9 .460 .344 .810 8.9 3.9 1.0 1.3 29.6
2016 Oklahoma City 18 18 40.3 .430 .282 .890 7.1 3.3 1.0 1.0 28.4
2017 Golden State 15 15 35.5 .556 .442 .893 8.0 4.3 .8 1.3 28.5
Career 106 106 41.0 .468 .344 .853 8.0 3.8 1.0 1.2 28.8

Kevin Durant News

Kevin Durant is reverting to old habits as Warriors get pushed to brink of elimination

Updated: May 25 2018

 

Source: www.washingtonpost.com

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