Durant started 78 games during the regular season for the defending champion Golden State Warriors. He shot over 52 percent from the field, averaging 26 points per game. Durant finished eighth in the league in scoring. It was the 11th-straight year Durant averaged at least 25 points per contest. He also averaged 6.4 rebounds and a career-best 5.9 assists per tilt. Durant managed two triple-doubles during the regular season and 12 double-doubles. On Nov. 29, KD scored a season-high 51 points at Toronto. In February, Durant started in his 10th All-Star Game, playing forward for Team LeBron. He scored at least 40 points in four games during the regular season. Durant was marvelous once again in the playoffs, when he was able to take the court. He averaged 32.3 points, 4.9 rebounds and 4.5 assists per playoff contest. Durant poured in 45 points in Game 5 of the Western Conference Semifinals against the Los Angeles Clippers. He followed that up with 50 points in the series-clinching win in Game 6. A calf injury forced Durant to miss the Western Conference Finals versus Portland, as well as the first four games of the Finals. The two time Finals MVP played in Game 5 of the Finals, but suffered an Achilles injury. Durant had surgery a few days later. The superstar was named Second Team All-NBA and finished eighth in MVP voting.2017
Durant started 68 games during the regular season for the defending champion Golden State Warriors. He shot over 51 percent from the field and averaged 26.4 points per game. Durant would go on to finish sixth in the league in scoring, while marking his 10th-straight year averaging at least 25 points per contest. He also recorded 6.8 rebounds and 5.4 assists per tilt. Durant averaged a career-high 1.8 blocks per contest, finishing third in the NBA behind only Anthony Davis and Clint Capela. He managed two triple-doubles during the regular season, while recording 13 additional double-doubles. KD scored a season-high 50 at Portland on Valentine's Day. Durant led the Warriors to their second-straight NBA title, averaging 29.0 points, 7.8 rebounds and 4.7 assists per playoff contest. He would be named Finals MVP for the second-straight year. He highlighted his playoff prowess by collecting a triple-double in the clinching Game 4 of the Finals versus the Cavaliers. Durant was also named First team All-NBA and finished seventh in MVP voting.2016
Kevin Durant knocked the basketball universe on its ear when he announced on July 4th he was signing a contract with the World Champion Golden State Warriors. After nine seasons with OKC (and Seattle), Durant joined the team that eliminated the Thunder in the 2016 Western Conference Finals. With Golden State - a team with many scoring options - Durant took fewer shots and improved his efficiencies. His 16.5 field goal attempts per game marked a career-low. But he shot a career-high 53.7 percent from the field and gathered a career-high 8.3 rebounds per contest. On Dec. 30, Durant recorded a triple-double in a home win over Dallas, posting 19 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists. Durant repeated that feat during the 2017 All-Star Game, which represented his eight All-Star selection. In March and early April, KD missed 19 games due to a Grade 2 MCL sprain and tibial bone bruise in his left knee. He returned in time to play three April regular season games before what everyone assumed would be a very deep playoff run for the Warriors. Golden State swept Portland in the first round of the playoffs, despite Durant missing two of the four games due to a left calf strain. The Warriors then swept the Utah Jazz and San Antonio Spurs and qualified for their third consecutive NBA Finals. Also for the third time in a row, the Warriors would face LeBron James' Cleveland Cavaliers. Durant produced 38 points, nine rebounds and eight assists in the Game 1 win over the Cavs. The Warriors would ultimately win the Championship in five games. Durant, who averaged 35.2 points and 8.2 rebounds over the last series, was named Finals MVP.2015
After an injury riddled 2014-15 season, Kevin Durant returned to his durable ways and started 72 games for the Thunder in 2015-16. KD averaged 28.2 points, a career-best 8.2 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 1.2 blocks per game. The former MVP became the first player since Michael Jordan in 1988-89 to average over 28 points, eight rebounds and five assists in a season. Durant also scored 20-plus points in 71 games - including each of his last 64 regular season contests - which served as the longest stretch in the NBA since Jordan in 1990-1991 (at 69 games). On Oct. 30, KD scored 43 points and grabbed 12 rebounds in a win at Orlando. A left hamstring injury forced Durant to miss six games in late November. He'd hit the 20-point mark in all 15 December appearances. On Dec. 10, KD posted a triple-double of 25 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists in a home win versus the Hawks. On Jan. 26, he scored a season-high 44 points and added 14 rebounds in a road win over the Knicks. In February, Durant started the NBA All-Star Game for the fifth time, earning his seventh overall appearance. For the season, Durant drained a career-high 2.6 three pointers per game. His 89.8 percent accuracy from the charity stripe ranked third in the NBA. The Thunder finished the regular season with a record of 55-27 and defeated the Mavs and Spurs in the first two playoff rounds. The Thunder would eventually lose in a heartbreaking seven games to the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference Finals. Over 18 playoff contests, Durant averaged 28.4 points and 7.1 rebounds. At the end of the season, Durant was named to the All-NBA Second Team. He enters the offseason as a free agent.2014
The 2014-15 season was Kevin Durant's first season in the Association in which he was forced to miss more than eight games. A fracture in his right foot and the subsequent surgery would cost KD the first 17 contests. On Dec. 2, Durant returned to OKC's starting lineup and posted 27 points during a loss at New Orleans. He started nine consecutive games, but a Dec. 18 ankle injury forced the Slim Reaper to miss the Thunder's next six contests. He returned on New Year's Eve to deliver a season-high 44 points to go with 10 rebounds in a home win over the Suns. But the injury bug would return, as a sprained left toe cost KD four games in late January and early February. On Feb. 19, Durant limped off the floor during a home game versus Dallas. Three days later, Durant underwent another surgical procedure to improve his right foot. After many evaluations and missed games, Durant was officially shut down for the remainder of the season on Mar. 20. Durant appeared in only 27 games during the 2014-15 campaign. The Thunder, led by Russell Westbrook, finished at 45-37 and missed the postseason.2013
For the first time in Kevin Durant's career, the forward was named the Most Valuable Player award for his tremendous performance during the 2013-14 season. He produced per game averages of 32.0 points (a career-high), 7.4 rebounds, 5.5 assists and 1.3 steals. He also led the NBA in points per game for the fourth time in his career. On Dec. 1, Durant registered his first triple-double of the season in a 32-point, 10-rebound, 12-assist effort over the Timberwolves. The next month, Durant produced a career-high 54 points to go with six assists during a home win over the Warriors. The All-Star scored 30-plus points an NBA-high 47 times, 40-plus points an NBA-high 14 times and 50-plus points twice. On Jan. 25, the forward recorded 32 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists for his second triple-double, this time in a win at Philadelphia. In February, the Slim Reaper was named a starter on the Western Conference All-Star team for the fourth consecutive season and his fifth overall appearance. On Mar. 9, Durant dropped his third and final triple-double of the campaign with 27 points, 10 rebounds and 12 assists in a road loss to the Lakers. The Thunder ended the regular season with a record of 59-23 and defeated the Grizzlies and Clippers over the first two rounds of the playoffs. OKC faced the San Antonio Spurs in the Western Conference Finals and lost in six games. Durant has two more years remaining on his contract with the Thunder.2012
During the 2012-13 season, Kevin Durant became the sixth player in NBA history to finish the season shooting 50 percent from the field, 40 percent from three-point range and 90 percent from the free throw line. He was also named to the All-NBA First Team for a fourth consecutive season and led the NBA in free throw shooting (90.5), total made free throws (679) and total points scored (2,280). This marked the fourth straight year KD led the league in total points. On Nov. 18, Durant recorded his first triple-double with 25 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists during a home win over Golden State. Two months later, Durant dropped a career-high 52 points in a victory at Dallas. And in February, he would produce two more triple-doubles and appear in his fourth consecutive All-Star Game - and his third as a starter. The Thunder finished at 60-22 and defeated the Rockets in the first round of the playoffs. But in the second round, OKC fell to Memphis in five games.2011
Kevin Durant played and started for OKC in all 66 games of the lockout-shortened season. He set career-highs with 8.0 rebounds per contest and a 49.6 field goal percentage. He also averaged 28.0 points, becoming the seventh player in NBA history to lead the league in scoring for three consecutive campaigns. KD was also named to his third consecutive All-NBA First Team. On Feb. 19, Durant scored a career-high 51 points during a home win over the Nuggets. One week later, Durant was named MVP of the All-Star Game after posting a game-high 36 points on 56 percent shooting while grabbing seven rebounds. OKC finished the year at 47-19 and defeated the Mavs, Lakers and Spurs in the playoffs to qualify for the Thunder's first NBA Finals. They would go on to lose to the Miami Heat in the Finals, despite Durant averaging 29.3 points, 5.5 rebounds, 1.8 steals and 1.0 blocks.2010
The 2010-11 season was Kevin Durant's fourth year in the Association. He started all 78 appearances and averaged an NBA-high 27.7 points along with 6.8 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.1 steals. That scoring production led to Durant becoming just the 11th player in league history to win the scoring title in back-to-back seasons. KD was also named to the All-NBA First Team for a second consecutive season. He led the league by scoring 30-plus points 29 times and 40-plus points on five occasions. On Jan. 26, Durant matched a career-high with 47 points in a win at Minnesota. In that same contest - which turned out to be an overtime thriller - he also gathered a career-high 18 rebounds. In February, Durant played in his second All-Star Game - this time as a starter. The Thunder finished with a 55-27 record and defeated the Nuggets and Grizzlies in the first two rounds of the playoffs. But they would ultimately lose to Dallas in the Western Conference Finals. Durant ended up dropping at least 40 points in three postseason games while averaging 28.0 points overall.2009
Kevin Durant played and started all 82 regular season games for OKC during the 2009-10 season. But he didn't just "play". At 21, he became the youngest player in NBA history to win the scoring title, be named to the First All-NBA Team, and finish second behind LeBron James in NBA Most Valuable Player voting. Not bad, right? KD averaged an NBA-best 30.1 points, 7.6 rebounds, 2.8 assists, 1.4 steals and 1.0 blocks over 39.5 minutes per game. The "Durantula" became one of only 10 players in NBA history to start every contest and average 30-plus points. The lengthy forward set a franchise record and led the NBA with 756 made free throws, while shooting 90 percent from the charity stripe. In February, he appeared in his first ever NBA All-Star game. On Apr. 6, KD drained a career-high seven three-pointers on the way to scoring a season-high matching 45 points in a loss at Utah. The Thunder finished at 50-32 and went on to lose to the Lakers in the first round of the playoffs.2008
For the 2008-09 season, the Seattle SuperSonics franchise moved to become the Oklahoma City Thunder. Rookie of the Year Kevin Durant headed to OKC and upped his already impressive production. KD started in all 74 appearances and averaged 25.3 points, 6.5 rebounds and 1.3 steals. The lengthy forward ranked fifth in the NBA in both total points (1,871) and minutes per game (39.0). The "Slim Reaper" dropped 20-plus points 57 times, 30-plus points 21 different outings and 40-plus points on three occasions. He would also go on to record 15 double-doubles. On Dec. 13, Durant swiped a career-high five steals at Dallas. The next month, KD gathered a career-high 15 rebounds against the Clippers. On Feb. 17, the 20-year-old scored a career-high 47 points during a loss to New Orleans. OKC finished their inaugural season at 23-59 and missed the playoffs.2007
Kevin Durant would ultimately be crowned the 2007-08 Rookie of the Year. The second overall pick of the 2007 Draft proved that despite being 19, he was ready to be a star in the NBA. The 6-foot-10 forward started in 80 games for the Seattle SuperSonics. He'd average 20.3 points, 4.4 rebounds, 2.4 assists, 1.0 steals, and 0.9 blocks. And that point number would rank him first among rookies. KD became the third teenager in NBA history to average more than 20 points per game, joining Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James in the record books. The lengthy youngster also shot 87.3 percent from the free throw line, which ranked first among rookies and 11th in the NBA. Durant scored 20-plus points 44 times and 30-plus points in another seven appearances. He also led the Sonics with 75 blocks. On Nov. 30, "Durantula" delivered 35 points, five boards, three made threes, three steals and two blocks in a victory over the Pacers. He again scored 35 a week later to help defeat the Bucks. On Apr. 6, Durant exploded for a near triple-double of 37 points, nine assists and eight boards in a win over the Nuggets. Ten days later, he delivered a season-high 42 points along with 13 rebounds in a victory at Golden State. Durant's Sonics ended the season at 20-62 before moving to Oklahoma City.
June 28, 2007Drafted by the Seattle SuperSonics in the 1st round (2nd pick) of the 2007 NBA Draft. Signed a multi-year rookie contract shortly afterwards.
July 7, 2016Signed a two-year contract with the Golden State Warriors
July 7, 2018Signed a two-year contract with the Golden State. Warriors in July of 2018.
June 26, 2019Declined player option for the 2019-20 season and became a free agent.
July 7, 2019Signed as a free agent with the Golden State Warriors, but was immediately traded by the Warriors with a 2020 protected 1st round draft pick to the Brooklyn Nets for Treveon Graham, Shabazz Napier and D'Angelo Russell.