Kevin Durant Net Worth, How did the basketball player attain such wealth? Read on to find out more about Kevin Durant Net Worth, his life and career.
About Kevin Durant
He is an American professional basketball player from Washington DC. Kevin Durant currently plays for the NBA team Golden State Warriors with stars such as Dreymon Green and Jeremy Lin.
Durant has won awards as a professional NBA player such as the NBA Championship, Most Vulnerable Player, and Finals MVP Awards.
So what is Kevin Durant Net Worth? Continue reading to find out more about Kevin Durant Net Worth.
|Full Name:||Kevin Wayne Durant|
|Date of Birth:||September 29, 1988|
|Net Worth:||$170 Million|
Kevin Durant Early Life and Career
Kevin Wayne Durant was born in Washington DC on the 29th of September, 1988. He is the son of Wayne Pratt and Wanda Durant. He grew up with his family in Prince George’s County, Maryland.
After playing basketball two years at Oak Hill Academy, Durant transferred to Montrose Christian School.
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At the end of 2006, he was named the Washington Post All-Met Basketball Player of the Year as well as the Most Vulnerable Player.
Kevin Durant began his early career by playing the ‘Amateur Athletic Union’ in Maryland.
At the same time, he was introduced to future NBA Players Greivis Vasquez, Michael Beasley, and Ty Lawson. For further education, Durant joined the University of Texas where he pursued his career as a successful basketball player.
In 2007, Kevin Durant got selected in the NBA draft by the Seattle SuperSonics and started his professional career after that. He put a record by making 18 points, 5 rebounds and 3 steals in his first game, against Denver Nuggets and also won ‘NBA Rookie of the Year’.
In his next season, his team relocated from Seattle to Oklahoma and became the Oklahoma City Thunders. The year after, Durant has raised his scoring average by five points as compared to the previous season. Durant was also considered for the ‘Most Improved Player Award’.
In 2010, Durant was selected for the ‘FIBA World Championship’ where he played brilliantly at the tournament.
A few years later, he was also selected for the 2012 Olympics where he helped his team earn a gold medal. Durant was also named the 2016 co-USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year.
Durant signed with the Golden State Warriors in 2016 where he signed a $54 million contract with them for two years.
Highlights of Kevin Durant Career:
NBA Draft (2007)
Oklahoma City Thunder (2008)
Deep Playoffs (2010)
Olympic Gold Medalist (2012)
MVP Season (2013)
NBA Most Valuable Player (2014)
Free Agency (2016)
Back To Championship (2016)
NBA Champion (2017)
Re-signed with the Warriors (2018)
Kevin Durant Net Worth
As of 2019, Kevin Durant Net Worth is $170 Million. Kevin Durant Net Worth is acquired from his career as a basketball player.
Kevin Durant Net Worth has made him one of the richest basketball players in the world with Stephen Curry and LeBron James.
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