Kevin Wayne Durant is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association . Durant has won an NBA Most Valuable Player Award, four NBA scoring titles, the NBA Rookie of the Year Award, and two Olympic gold medals. He has also been selected to six All-NBA teams and seven All-Star teams.
Durant with the Thunder in 2014
|No. 35 – Golden State Warriors|
|Born|| September 29, 1988 |
|Listed height||6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)|
|Listed weight||240 lb (109 kg)|
|High school||Montrose Christian School |
Oak Hill Academy
(Mouth of Wilson, Virginia)
National Christian Academy
(Fort Washington, Maryland)
|NBA draft||2007 / Round: 1 / Pick: 2nd overall|
|Selected by the Seattle SuperSonics|
|2007–2016||Seattle SuperSonics / Oklahoma City Thunder|
|2016–present||Golden State Warriors|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NBA.com|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Kevin Wayne Durant (born September 29, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Durant has won an NBA Most Valuable Player Award, four NBA scoring titles, the NBA Rookie of the Year Award, and two Olympic gold medals. He has also been selected to six All-NBA teams and seven All-Star teams.
Durant was a heavily recruited high school prospect. 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 the 2007 NBA draft, he was selected with the second overall pick by the Seattle SuperSonics. After his rookie season, the team relocated to Oklahoma City and became the Thunder. Durant helped lead Oklahoma City to the 2012 NBA Finals, losing to the Miami Heat in five games. He played nine seasons for the Thunder organization before joining the Warriors in 2016.