Kevin Wayne Durant is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association.
The National Basketball Association is the pre-eminent men's professional basketball league in North America, and is widely considered to be the premier men's professional basketball league in the world.
Basketball is a sport, generally played by two teams of five players on a rectangular court.
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Durant has won an NBA Most Valuable Player Award, four NBA scoring titles, the NBA Rookie of the Year Award, and two Olympic gold medals.
The National Basketball Association Most Valuable Player is an annual National Basketball Association award given since the 1955–56 NBA season to the best performing player of the regular season.
Kevin Durant's Top 10 Plays of 2012 by NBA
He has also been selected to six All-NBA teams and seven All-Star teams.
The All-NBA Team is an annual National Basketball Association honor bestowed on the best players in the league following every NBA season.
He played one season of college basketball for the University of Texas, where he won numerous year-end awards and became the first freshman to be named Naismith College Player of the Year.
The Naismith College Player of the Year is an annual basketball award given by the Atlanta Tipoff Club to the top men's and women's collegiate basketball players.
In the 2007 NBA draft, he was selected with the second overall pick by the Seattle SuperSonics.
The Seattle SuperSonics, commonly known as the Sonics, were an American professional basketball team based in Seattle, Washington.
The 2007 NBA draft was held on June 28, 2007 at the WaMu Theatre at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York.
Seattle is a West Coast seaport city and the seat of King County, Washington.
Durant helped lead Oklahoma City to the 2012 NBA Finals, losing to the Miami Heat in five games.
The 2012 NBA Finals was the championship series of the 2011–12 season of the National Basketball Association, and the conclusion of the season's playoffs.