After arriving in Milwaukee in , he immediately showed off his sharpshooting and proved to be a reliable scorer. Now his amazing scoring ability is transforming into records. Only eight NBA players have had recorded such number, but only four of them have done while averaging over 20 points per game.
Why Bob Myers, Warriors didn't have problem with Kevin Durant leaving
He played one season of college basketball for the University of Texas , and was selected as the second overall pick by the Seattle SuperSonics in the NBA draft. He played nine seasons with the franchise, which became the Oklahoma City Thunder in , before signing with the Golden State Warriors in , winning back-to-back championships in and Durant was a heavily recruited high school prospect who was widely regarded as the second-best player in his class. In college, he won numerous year-end awards and became the first freshman to be named Naismith College Player of the Year. Off the court, Durant is one of the highest-earning basketball players in the world, due in part to endorsement deals with companies such as Foot Locker and Nike. He has developed a reputation for philanthropy and regularly leads the league in All-Star votes and jersey sales. In recent years, he has contributed to The Players' Tribune as both a photographer and writer. In , he ventured into acting, appearing in the film Thunderstruck. Durant was born on September 29, , in Washington, D. When Durant was an infant, his father deserted the family; Wanda and Wayne eventually divorced, and Durant's grandmother Barbara Davis helped raise him.
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Kevin Durant received endless criticism for his decision to join the Warriors. When he opted to depart for the Brooklyn Nets in free agency, whatever sour grapes there were did not emanate from Golden State. I mean, what do you want to happen? What do you expect out of a human being? What is the problem with that? But, people would find it and seek it. Even in the effort you make to win or lose, there are great experiences there. And so for me -- and it may have come from I liked the guy, for all of him. The way I think about Kevin is
Kevin Durant was a high school basketball star and after playing college ball for only one season at the University of Texas, he was chosen second overall in the NBA draft by the Seattle SuperSonics. Durant went on to become a four-time scoring champion for the organization, which became the Oklahoma City Thunder after his Rookie of the Year campaign, and in he was voted the league's Most Valuable Player. Kevin Wayne Durant was born just outside of the nation's capital, in Suitland, Maryland, on September 29,