Kevin Durant Bio, Wiki, Relationship, Girlfriend, Basketball, Salary, and Net Worth
Quick Facts of Kevin Wayne Durant
|Full Name||Kevin Wayne Durant|
|Net Worth||$200 million|
|Date of Birth||29 September, 1988|
|Nickname||KD, Durant, The Durantula, K-Dog, The Second Coming|
|Eye colour||Dark Brown|
|Hair colour||Dark Brown|
|Height||6 ft 9 in or 206 cm|
|Weight||109 kg or 240 lbs|
|Body Measurement||Chest – 43 in or 109 cm Arms / Biceps – 15½ in or 39½ cm Waist – 35 in or 89 cm|
|Online Presence||Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube|
|Parents||Wanda Durant and Wayne Pratt|
|Siblings||a sister, Brianna Durant, and two brothers, Tony Pratt, and Rayvonne Pratt|
Kevin Durant is an American professional basketball player better known for playing in the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association. Also, he is on the list of the highest-paid players in the NBA on and off the court.
Moreover, the guy has also won the Bill Russell NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Award, four NBA scoring titles, and two Olympic gold medals. According to Forbes, Kevin’s net worth is at soaring heights and continues to rise with Golden State Warriors.
Nevertheless, the famous basketball player seems to be as private as he can be regarding his love life. Further, his richness comes from expensive brand endorsement deals and his NBA salary.
Are you curious to know more about his relationship status, assets, and bank balance? If yes, then read along as we dive into his enormous net worth and private life in the section below:
Early Life And Childhood Of Kevin Durant
The NBA sensation Kevin Durant first stepped onto this planet as Kevin Wayne Durant on 29 September 1988 in Washington, D.C., USA, under the libra zodiac birth sign.
As per nationality, the fellow holds an American nationality and belongs to a Caucasian ethnic background.
From a spiritual point of view, he is a faithful follower of the Christianity religion and always visits the Chapel before every game. And in his spare time, the icon enjoys playing video games, swimming, dancing, and more.
Likewise, he was born to his parents, Wanda Durant and Wayne Pratt. Sadly, his parents divorced when the star was an infant, so his grandmother helped raise him.
Furthermore, the handsome hunk is too close to his mom, as he has even tattooed her name on his torso. Also, the star never jokes with his mother and is grateful to her.
Further, his momma Wanda is regular at his games and even guides him to show how important the journey of life is for us. Also, the dude shares a strong bond with his family.
In addition to this, the guy has a sister, Brianna Durant, and two brothers, Tony Pratt, and Rayvonne Pratt. More than that, he respects his older brother, Tony, like his mom. In an interview, the fellow also said that his brother Tony plays a vital role in his life.
Additionally, all of the Durant siblings grew up in Prince George’s County, Maryland, on the outskirts of Washington, DC.
Kevin’s dad returned to his life when he was only 13 years of age, and together they spent time traveling the country to basketball tournaments.
Kevin, one of the most talented T.V. personalities, initiated his career after getting drafted in 2007. He started playing for Seattle Supersonics, impressing everyone.
Later, the star signed for Oklahoma City Thunders in 2008, and to add to his personal collection, he won the Most Improved Player Award.
After playing at the national level for more than eight years, the NBA superstar marked a deal with Golden State Warriors in the year 2016. Completing two year deal with the Warriors, the athletics became a free agent and soon signed for Brooklyn Nets.
Nowadays, the basketball player plays for Brooklyn Nets. Throughout his career, the dashing guy has displayed excellence in performance; no wonder the star attracts so many fans. Because of that, he signed a deal with so many sponsors giving him more than $135 million so far in his career.
More On His Career
Mr. Durant played in Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) basketball for many teams in the Maryland area growing up and was teammates with fellow future NBA players Greivis Vasquez, Michael Beasley, and Ty Lawson.
In honor of Kevin’s original AAU coach Charles Craig, who was murdered at the age of 35, he began wearing the #35 jersey number.
Moreover, the fellow played high school basketball at Oak Hill Academy, National Christian Academy, and Montrose Christian School. A highly sought-after serviceperson, regarded as the second-best high school prospect of 2006, the player committed to the University of Texas before his senior year of high school.
At the end of his senior year, the icon was named the Washington Post All-Met Basketball Player of the Year and the Most Valuable Player of the 2006 McDonald’s All-American Game.
Also, Durant’s enjoyed a successful college career playing for the Texas Longhorns at the University of Texas at Austin.
For the 2006-07 college season, the dude averaged 11.1 rebounds, 25.8 points, and 1.3 assists per game. So far, the talented person has been recognized as the unanimous national player of the year and won the Naismith College Player of the Year Award, the John R. Wooden Award, and eight other honors plus awards.
After the season, the king declared for the NBA draft, as his #35 jersey has since been retired by the Longhorns.
Kevin Durant’s Love Life and Girlfriend
Can you all just believe if we say we are as clueless as you when the matter comes to his personal details? Well, that isn’t very certain. Thirty-four years old cool guy is one of the luckiest men on the planet for having an intimate relationship with popular faces.
In 2011, the good-looking guy started dating the R&B singer Letoya Luckett. It appeared publicly when the pair were spotted together while having dinner in Las Vegas.
Although the news was first said as a rumor, it later churned. After one year, the lovely couple began dating each other, and they disclosed their personal details themselves.
Moreover, their relationship went well for a while, but after some time, the two split up for some reason.
Linked With Monica Wright
After separating from Letoya, the dude met his soulmate, and this relationship was like a basketball match made in heaven. He was romantically involved with Monica Wright, who currently plays for the Perth Lynx of the Women’s Basketball League. Further, the twosome fell in love with each other so deeply that they were even engaged.
After research, we know that Kent Youngblood of the Star Tribune reports that Kevin’s bride-to-be, Monica, declared the rumors of her engagement to the Oklahoma City Thunder star on 7 July.
Unfortunately, their engagement was short-lived when it went down the trough. Yes, you all heard it right. The duo was separated 11 months later after their engagement.
Once in an interview, the talented player stated,
I had a fiancee, but … I really didn’t know how to, like, love her, you know what I’m saying? We just went our separate ways.
Dated Jasmine Shine
Soon after, the talented basketball player Durant split up with Monica; he moved on to Jasmine Shine.
Furthermore, the fellow was seen so close to Shine that he was ready to make her his wife. But before we blinked, the icon was on to the next one. Yes, like previously, the partners cannot make their relationships until the last and break down with each other.
Affair With Crystal Renee
After splitting from Jasmine, the athlete commenced his relationship with Crystal Renee in late 2014 and is still going on.
Likewise, Crystal is also a popular actress, model, and singer who knows how to hold a man down, we guess. So we can hope that the queen makes it to the altar with the athlete.
Besides this, the dude’s been linked to one of the former Bachelorettes, Rachel Lindsay, and he dated Lindsay when she was in college. Nonetheless, both have not officially admitted their relationship to the public.
As of 2022, sorry guys, Kevin is off the market for good and is yet to be married or has no wife.
How Much is Kevin Durant’s Net Worth and Salary In 2022?
The good-looking man Kevin has garnered a fruitful sum of money mostly out of his basketball career and other professional sources. Even his social media platforms are a good source of passive income.
As per Celebrity Net Worth, the athlete holds a total net value of $200 million, including all his salaries and earnings from social media, his NBA career, and other sources. Further, the player could make such a huge sum of money because of his contract in the NBA.
Moreover, his $42 million NBA salary makes him one of the five highest-paid players in the league, and his multiple lucrative endorsement deals allow him to earn tens of millions more each year.
Between June 2019 and June 2020, the fellow made $65 million from his various endeavors. After spending three seasons with the Golden State Warriors, in 2019, he signed a four-year $164 million contract with the Brooklyn Nets. Also, the player is an active tech investor with more than 40 early-stage technology investments.
During his NBA career so far, the handsome hunk has won four scoring titles, two NBA Championships, the rookie of the year award and is an 11-time All-Star. Additionally, the star earned $270 million in salary alone, another $150 million from endorsements, giving him a current net worth of $200 million.
Outside of his basketball career, the player also works as the co-CEO of a company called Thirty-Five Ventures (a reference to his former jersey number).
Through Thirty-Five Ventures, he just oversaw the public market launch of a Special Purpose Acquisition Company called Infinite Acquisition Corp, also known as SPAC; last week, Infinite raised $275 million in the general markets.
Endorsements and Acquisitions
Besides basketball, the talented person gains much from his endorsement deals. Soon after his NBA draft, the fellow signed an endorsement deal with some popular brands.
Off the court, the star makes $36 million from endorsement deals with companies like Nike, Degree, Gatorade, and more. In a given year, he acquires around $65 million, of which $30 million comes from wages and $35 million from endorsements.
Furthermore, the guy has also made a number of venture capital investments, as he owns small stakes in a number of companies, including Postmates and investment app Acorns. Further, his media company has production deals with ESPN, Apple, Fox, Alaska Airlines, Google, YouTube, and Showtime.
Not just that, the dashing man also created 35 business ventures as part of his diversification. Additionally, the fellow has invested his money well, as his return on investment contributes to building his assets. Also, the star invested in companies like Postmates, Lime, and Rubrik.
In addition to this, he donates to helping the community financially through his foundation and also opened a College Track at the Durant Center in Maryland.
Motorcars and Houses
The affluent NBA Superstar adores sports cars and lavish houses. Like many celebrities and sports stars, Durant’s love for expensive cars has filled his garage. However, we don’t know what cars and how many he exactly has, but we do have some idea about his vehicles.
Well! The cars in his garage consist of Bugatti Veyron, Mercedes, Ferrari, Rolls Royce, and many more. Kevin’s total worth of his luxury and fast cars tally up to more than $5.6 million. Besides this, the dude also has a private Jet, FYI, and it costs millions.
Not just that, the basketball superstar spent $12.05 million on a beachfront home in Malibu, California, in 2018 and later listed the home for sale for $13.495 million in May 2019.
Besides that, the hunk also has a house in Oakland and Oklahoma. Further, it is again a million-dollar mansion that counts on his property list.
Hence, observing all of his income, assets, salary, etc., we can believe that the good-looking, muscular man relishes a luxurious life with his family in Washington, D.C., USA.
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