Kevin Durant’s Parents

Last Modified Oct 12, 2023 04:13 GMT
Kevin Durant's Parents
Kevin Durant's Parents

Born on September 29, 1988, in Washington D.C, Kevin Durant is an American professional basketball player who plays as a power forward/ small forward for the Phoenix Suns and will be playing in his 17th NBA season. He went to the University of Texas for college basketball before being selected as the second overall pick by the Seattle SuperSonics (now the Oklahoma City Thunder) in the 2007 NBA Draft.

He has established himself as one of the most prolific scorers in the league. It becomes difficult to defend against Kevin Durant due to his combination of being a 7-foot-tall player and having a strong jump shot.

KD is well known for his scoring ability, especially from the mid-range zone. He is a 2 time NBA champion, 13 time NBA All-Star, and 2 time NBA finals MVP in 2017 and 2018. Besides his NBA success, KD has also represented the United States in international basketball competitions, winning gold medals at the 2012 and 2016 Summer Olympics.


Kevin Durant Parents

The two-time NBA champion was born to parents, Wanda Durant and Wayne Pratt in Washington, D.C, U.S.A. Durant's father had a limited presence in his life during his childhood. During Kevin Durant's early childhood, his father left the family, resulting in his parents' divorce. As a result, Durant's grandmother, Barbara Davis, played a crucial role in raising him. However, when Durant was around 13 years old, his father reconnected with him and began accompanying him to basketball tournaments across the country.

Despite their separate journeys, both parents have played a part in shaping Kevin Durant into the successful athlete and person he is today.


Kevin Durant Siblings

Kevin Durant has three siblings, two brothers named Tony and Rayvonne, and a sister named Brianna.


What nationality are Kevin Durant’s parents?

Kevin Durant's parents are both of African-American descent.


How old are Kevin Durant's parents?

Wanda Durant, Kevin Durant's mother is 56 years old now. She was born on August 18, 1967. Wayne Pratt, Kevin Durant's father is 58 years old. He was born on February 16, 1965.





FAQs

A. Yes, Kevin Durant was the 2013-14 season Most Valuable Player in the NBA, achieving this feat only when he was in his early 20s. 

A. Kevin Durant's height is listed at 6 feet 11 inches (2.11 meters).

A. No, the Phoenix Suns star is not married yet but has several past relations including with, Monica Wright.

A. Kevin Durant's biological father is Wayne Pratt.

A. No, Kevin Durant's parents, Wanda Durant and Wayne Pratt are not together. They divorced when Durant was young, but they both maintain a relationship with him.

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