Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant 2021: Net worth, Salary, and Endorsements

Kevin Wayne Durant or Kevin Durant needs very little introduction in the basketball world. Currently, he plays for Brooklyn Nets.

Durant has been in the NBA for over a decade now. He was the second overall pick by Seattle SuperSonics (which became the Oklahoma City Thunder in 2008) in the 2007 NBA draft.

In 2016, Durant moved to Golden State Warriors, where he won two consecutive NBA Championships. However, Durant suffered an Achilles tendon injury during the 2018/19 finals, which the Warriors lost. Then he moved to Brooklyn Nets prior to the 2019/20 season.


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Apr 10, 2021; Brooklyn, New York, USA; Brooklyn Nets power forward Kevin Durant (7) controls the ball against the Los Angeles Lakers during the second quarter at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

After missing a couple of years through injury, Durant finally made his return in the 2020-21 season and led his team all the through to the second round of the playoffs.

Throughout his career, Kevin Durant has played with No. 35 jersey and No.7 jersey. Given his immense popularity, it's hardly a surprise that his jersey and his sneaker sponsored by Nike are extremely popular and sell well.


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Major On-court achievements

2× NBA champion (2017, 2018)

2× NBA Finals MVP (2017, 2018)
NBA Most Valuable Player (2014)
3× Olympic champion (2012, 2016, 2020)
11× NBA All-Star (2010–2019)
2× NBA All-Star Game MVP (2012, 2019)
6× All-NBA First Team (2010–2014, 2018)
3× All-NBA Second Team (2016, 2017, 2019)
NBA Rookie of the Year (2008)
NBA All-Rookie First Team (2008)
4× NBA scoring champion (2010–2012, 2014)
50–40–90 club (2013)
Consensus national college player of the year (2007)
Consensus first-team All-American (2007)
Big 12 Player of the Year (2007)
No. 35 retired by Texas Longhorns
FIBA World Championship MVP (2010)
2× USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year (2010, 2016)
McDonald's All-American Game MVP (2006)
First-team Parade All-American (2006)
Second-team Parade All-American (2005)

Kevin Durant NBA Career Stats

After missing two years of basketball season, Durant made an incredible return in the 2020-21 season. Averaging 26.9 points, 7.1 rebounds and 5.6 assists per game, KD showed the league why he is one of the best players in the league.

The Slim Reaper brought in his A-game in the playoffs too. While the likes of Kyrie Irving and James Harden missed games, Durant averaged 34.3 points, 9.3 rebounds and 4.4 assists per game.

Jun 15, 2021; Brooklyn, New York, USA; Brooklyn Nets power forward Kevin Durant (7) reacts after being fouled late during the fourth quarter of game five of the second round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs against the Milwaukee Bucks at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

If not for a couple of inches, Durant and Nets would have made it all the way to the Conference Finals. For his career, KD has always been magnificent as he has averaged an insane 27.0 points, 7.1 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game.

Personal life

Durant was born in Washington DC on September 29, 1988. Also, he owns several properties in Oklahoma, where he started his NBA career.

Durant is known to be very close to his mother- a relationship that inspired a movie, 'The Real MVP: The Wanda Pratt Story.' Additionally, Kevin has a sister- Brianna-and two brothers- Tony and Rayvonne.

For a brief period, Kevin Durant was engaged to Monica Wright before splitting up in 2014. Additionally, there have been a few rumors about people who have been Durant’s girlfriends.

Kevin Durant's net worth 2021

Celebrity Net Worth estimates Kevin Durant's value at $200 million. Moreover, Forbes mentioned that Durant made $75 million in 2021 and is the 10th highest paid athlete in the world.

Jan 1, 2021; Brooklyn, New York, USA; Brooklyn Nets small forward Kevin Durant (7) drives to the basket against Atlanta Hawks small forward De'Andre Hunter (back) during the first quarter at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

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Kevin Durant's contract details

According to Spotrac, Durant's current contract was signed back in the 2019-20 season with the Golden State Warriors who had a sign and trade with the Brooklyn Nets. A four-year contract, Durant's contract is worth a whooping $164,255,700 which is set to expire in the 2022-23 season.

But Nets' fans shouldn't be worried. In this off-season, the Nets penned down their superstar to yet another four-year extension worth $194,219,320 which is set to expire in the 2026 off-season.

May 22, 2021; Brooklyn, New York, USA; Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) shoots a jump shot defended by Boston Celtics guard Evan Fournier (94) during the third quarter of game one in the first round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs. at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports

Kevin Durant's endorsements

According to Forbes, his salary and winnings give him earnings of around $31 million. Additionally, he earns around $44 million from his endorsements. Also, he has a major shoe deal with Nike and endorses other major brands like Google and Alaska air group.

Kevin Durant foundation and charity

In 2013, Durant started a charity foundation with the name Kevin Durant Charity Foundation (KDCF). Its mission is stated on the official website:

"To enrich the lives of at-risk youth from low-income backgrounds through educational, athletic, and social programs."

Durant has been involved in other philanthropic activities. Likewise, he is the spokesperson for the Washington D. C. branch of a nationwide non-profit after-school music program- P'Tones Records. Moreover, he had announced a donation of $1 million for the 2013 Moore tornado.


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How can you contact Kevin Durant?

Durant is fairly active on social media. You can find his accounts on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.


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Marital StatusUnmarried
Current teamBrooklyn Nets
Height6′ 10″ (2.08 m)
Weight104 kg
Wingspan2.25 m
EndorsementsGoogle, Alaska Air Group, Nike