Is Kevin Durant married? No, he isn’t. However, he has been in the relationship for multiple times. The most known relationship records of Durant is with former WNBA star Monica Wright (born on 15 July 1988). The couple were also engaged together but were split in 2014. She was too close to becoming Durant’s wife but separated due to her strong Christian beliefs.
Durant was also romantically linked with Bay Area real estate agent Cassandra Anderson with whom he was openly spotted in 2018 after the Warriors NBA Finals win. Talking about his past relationship, Durant was also in the relationship with Alexis Skyy who has also dated Rob Kardashian in the past and is widely known for being part of the show Love & Hip Hop. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Durant:
Who is Kevin Durant?
Born as Kevin Wayne Durant, he landed the planet on September 29, 1988, which makes his age be 32 years old as of 2020. By profession, he is an American professional basketball player who plays for the National Basketball Association (NBA)’s Brooklyn Nets. Before being drafted during the 2007 NBA draft, he played for the University of Texas for one season.
Early Life and Education
Durant was born in 1988 and his place of birth is in Washington, D.C., the United States of America. Talking about his family background, he was born to the parents named Wanda Durant (mother) and Wayne Pratt (father). Her father deserted the family when she was an infant which made her parents got divorced. He was helped by his grandmother named Barbara Davis to make him raised. His father came back to his life when he was 13 years old and helped him to travel for various basketball tournaments.
Durant is also blessed with other three siblings including two brothers named Rayvonne and Tony as well as a sister named Brianna. With his siblings, he grew up in Prince George’s County, Maryland. He was a tall kid from his early days and reports say that he stand at a tall height of 6 feet when he was just 13 or 14 years old. He was interested in playing with the Toronto Raptors where his favorite player Vince Carter used to play.
For many times, he played for the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) basketball where he was a teammate with future NBA players like Ty Lawson, Michael Beasley and Greivis Vásquez. In honor of his AAU coach, Charles Craig, he started wearing jersey number 35.
He played high school National Christian Academy for two years and also played at Oak Hill Academy. For his senior year, he was transferred to Montrose Christian School. At that time, he was 6 feet and 7 inches tall. Later, he committed to the University of Texas and was also named as the Most Valuable Player of the 2006 McDonald’s All-American Game as well as the Washington Post All-Met Basketball Player of the Year.
Career and Professional Life
During his college days for 2006–07 season, Durant was 6 feet and 9 inches tall (2.06 m) and played for the Texas Longhorns at the University of Texas. He was named as the unanimous national player of the year for his outstanding performance. He was also able to earn the Naismith College Player of the Year Award as well as the John R. Wooden Award.
During the 2007 NBA draft, he was selected by the Seattle SuperSonics as the second overall pick. He made the first game-winning shot of his career on November 16 in a match against the Atlanta Hawks. He was also selected to his first NBA All-Star Game during the 2009–10 season. He made a five-year deal contract of 86 million USD with the Thunder prior to the beginning of the 2010–11 season. The information about his agreement was announced through his Twitter account. He was diagnosed with a Jones fracture prior to the start of the 2014–15 season. His ankle got injured on December 18 in a match against the Golden State Warriors.
Durant is recognized as one of the highest-earning basketball players and has been involved in endorsement deals with various companies like Nike and Foot Locker. He has also contributed as a photographer and writer for The Players’ Tribune. He was also starred in the film Thunderstruck.
Kevin Durant isn’t married yet. He was previously engaged to WNBA star Monica Wright in 2014. She also dated real estate agent Cassandra Anderson as well as famous personality Alexis Skyy. Durant is supposed to be single as of now and has nobody in his life whom he can introduce as his wife.
NBA star Kevin Durant stands at a tall height of 6 feet and 10 inches (2.08 m). He weighs about 109 kilograms of 240 lbs making him physically fit as per his tall height. With a perfect BMI calculation, he carries a masculine body structure as he is highly conscious of his fitness and diet plans.
Salary and Net worth
Kevin Durant has an estimated net worth of 170 million USD which he has garnered from his successful sports career. Being a successful NBA player, he has been receiving huge amounts of financial earnings through a big deal. His net worth is also contributed by his endorsement activities being close to various popular brands like Nike. He has also earned several titles like Naismith College Player of the Year: 2007, FIBA World Cup Most Valuable Player: 2010, NBA champion: (2017, 2018), NBA Most Valuable Player: 2014 and much more.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Kevin Durant is prepared by various wiki sites including Wikipedia and IMDb. He is active on Instagram @easymoneysniper where he is being followed by more than 12 million followers. He is also active on Twitter @easymoneysniper where he has garnered over 18 million followers.