Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant: Net worth, Salary, and Endorsements

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

Durant has been in the NBA for a long time 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 2019 Finals, which the Warriors lost. Then he moved to Brooklyn Nets prior to the 2019/20 season.


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Dec 14, 2021; Brooklyn, New York, USA; Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) reacts during the first quarter against the Toronto Raptors at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports| Reuters

After missing his first season with the Nets due to the Achilles injury, Durant finally made his return in the 2020-21 season and led his team to the second round of the playoffs, where the Nets were eliminated by eventual champions Milwaukee Bucks in 7 games.

In the 2021-22 campaign, he spearheaded the Nets' attack, but off-court issues never let the team build any chemistry. After trading James Harden to the 76ers on trade deadline day, the Nets made the Playoffs via the Play-In tournament. However, they were disappointingly swept by the Boston Celtics in the First round.

Before the start of the 2022 free agency, Durant reportedly requested a trade from the Brooklyn Nets. After a turbulent few weeks, Durant rescinded his request after speaking to the owner and the management.


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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)
12× NBA All-Star (2010–2019, 2021, 2022)
2× NBA All-Star Game MVP (2012, 2019)
6× All-NBA First Team (2010–2014, 2018)
4× All-NBA Second Team (2016, 2017, 2019, 2022)
NBA Rookie of the Year (2008)
NBA All-Rookie First Team (2008)
4× NBA scoring champion (2010–2012, 2014)
50–40–90 club (2013)
NBA 75th Anniversary Team
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)
3× USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year (2010, 2016, 2021)
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 sitting out the entire 2019-20 season, Durant made an incredible return in the 2020-21 season. In 2021-22, Durant Averaged 29.9 points, 7.4 rebounds, and 6.4 assists per game.

The Slim Reaper averaged 26.3 points, 5.8 rebounds, and 6.3 assists in the disappointing series sweep to the Boston Celtics.

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

For his career, KD has always been magnificent as he has averaged an insane 27.2 points, 7.1 rebounds, and 4.3 assists per game in 939 regular season games.

Personal life

Durant was born in Washington DC on September 29, 1988. 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 2022

Celebrity Net Worth estimates Kevin Durant's value at $200 million. Moreover, Durant will earn $42,969,845 in salary.

Oct 11, 2021; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) brings the ball up court against the Philadelphia 76ers during the first quarter at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

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Kevin Durant's contract details

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

However, in the 2021 off-season, the Nets penned down their superstar to 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 $42.1 million. He is No.6 on the World's highest-paid athletes list earning $92.1 million.

Also, he has a major shoe deal with Nike and endorses other major brands like Google and Alaska air group. In addition, he has landed endorsements with 2K Sports, Beats By Dre, and Panini America.

Kevin Durant foundation and charity

In 2013, Durant started a charity foundation named the '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

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