Kevin Durant

Basketball Player
Born Sep 29, 1988

Kevin Wayne Durant is an American professional basketball player. Playing the small forward position, Durant currently is a member of the Oklahoma City Thunder of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Standing at 6'9" (235 lbs) and playing the position of small forward, Durant was the consensus 2007 National College Player of the Year and the 2006–2007 Big 12 Player of the Year, amongst other awards.… Read More

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1988 Birth Durant was born on September 29, 1988 in Washington, D.C. to Wanda (née Durant) and Wayne Pratt. … Read More


…  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.
…  In the 2007 NBA draft, he was selected with the second overall pick by the Seattle SuperSonics. … Read More


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At the 2009 NBA All-Star Weekend, Durant set a Rookie Challenge record with 46 points. … Read More
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Prior to the start of the 2010–11 season, Durant announced via Twitter that he had signed a five-year contract extension with the Thunder worth approximately $86 million. … Read More
2011 22 Years Old On February 19 of the lockout-shortened 2011–12 season, Durant recorded his first career 50 point game, scoring 51 points against the Denver Nuggets. … Read More
With a scoring average of 28.1 points per game to finish the 2012–13 season, Durant failed to defend his scoring title; however, with a 51 percent shooting rate, a 41.6 percent three point shooting rate, and a 90.5 free throw shooting rate, he became the youngest player in NBA history to join the 50–40–90 club. … Read More
In January of the 2013–14 season, Durant averaged 35.9 points per game while scoring 30 or more points in 12 straight games, including a career-high 54 points against the Golden State Warriors. … Read More
Prior to the start of the 2014–15 season, Durant was diagnosed with a Jones fracture in his right foot and was ruled out for six to eight weeks. … Read More
2015 26 Years Old On October 30, 2015, in a double-overtime win over the Orlando Magic, Durant and Russell Westbrook became the first pair of teammates to each score at least 40 points in a single game since Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen accomplished the feat in 1996. … Read More
He played nine seasons for the Thunder organization before joining the Warriors in 2016.
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