OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - MAY 21:  Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder shoots the ball over Shawn Marion #0 of the Dallas Mavericks in the first quarter in Game Three of the Western Conference Finals during the 2011 NBA Playoffs at Oklahoma City Arena on May 21, 2011 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Kevin Durant


In 2007, Kevin Durant entered the NBA draft after his freshman year at the University of Texas.  The Seattle SuperSonics (now the Oklahoma City Thunder) picked up the National College Player of the Year as the second overall pick.  He was named Rookie of the Year in 2009 and led the NBA in scoring (30.1 ppg) the following year.  In 2010, he stepped onto the international court and led the USA National team to a gold medal at the FIBA World Championship. And in 2012, he led OKC to the Western Conference Championship title, also making his feature film debut that year in Thunderstruck. During the 2013-2014 season, his won the NBA's Most Valuable Player award.