Kevin Durant is a professional basketball player who currently plays for the Brooklyn Nets in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Let’s read his full biography and net worth below.
Kevin Durant Biography
Kevin Durant was born on September 29, 1988, in Washington D.C. to parents Wanda and Wayne Pratt. His father left the family when Kevin was an infant, but later reentered his life when Kevin was 13 years old. Durant was raised by his grandmother, Barbara Davis, and has two brothers and a sister.
He grew up in Prince George’s County, Maryland and was a fan of the Toronto Raptors and their player, Vince Carter. Kevin Durant played on AAU basketball teams and wore the number 35 jersey to honor his murdered coach, Charles Craig.
Age | Date of Birth
Kevin Durant was born in the year, 1988 on the 29th day of September. He is currently at the age of 34 years old when this post was published. He will be 35 years old next year, 2024.
He is a black American from Washington, D.C., U.S. After California, Washington is the state with the second most people living in it over the entire West Coast and in the Western United States.
High School Basketball Career
Kevin Durant began his high school basketball career at National Christian Academy, then transferred to Oak Hill Academy, before finishing his senior year at Montrose Christian School.
During his senior year, he grew 5 inches and committed to playing basketball at the University of Texas at Austin.
He was named the Washington Post All-Met Basketball Player of the Year and Most Valuable Player of the 2006 McDonald’s All-American Game. He was considered one of the top prospects in the 2006 high school class.
If the NBA had not introduced the “one-and-done” rule, Durant stated that he would have declared for the 2006 NBA draft, where his favorite team, the Toronto Raptors, had the first overall pick.
Kevin Durant has had a successful basketball career, starting from his early days as a fan of the Toronto Raptors, to becoming one of the best players in the NBA today.
His passion for the sport and his hard work have led him to be recognized as a top player in the league and have earned him numerous awards and accolades.