Who Is Wayne Pratt? Father Of Kevin Durant

by Manisha Sat May 20 2023 Updated On Thu Jun 01 2023
Who Is Wayne Pratt? Father Of Kevin Durant

Wayne Pratt is the father of basketball player Kevin Durant. His son is a professional basketball player who plays for the Phoenix Sins of the National Basketball Association

Wayne was married to Wanda Durant and has two sons, Kevin and Tony.

Wayne left his family when Kevin was young. His ex-wife raised Kevin and his brother all alone because he was not there as a father figure. 

Later, Kevin forgave his dad for what he had done in the past, and they made amends and are now in a good relationship with each other. 

Wayne Pratt's ex-partner and their son, Kevin Durant.
Wayne Pratt's ex-partner and their son, Kevin Durant. Source: People

Is Kevin Dating Anyone?

Kevin is currently single, as he is not seeing anyone. However, he had a serious relationship with former basketball player Monica Ashante Wright

They even engaged in 2014 but broke up a few months later. After that, he dated many women.

Wayne Pratt's ex-partner and their two children.
Wayne Pratt's ex-partner and their two children. Source: Instagram


His son Kevin is 34 years old. 

Net Worth

His son Kevin's net worth is estimated to be $300 million.

Wayne Pratt with his son, Kevin Durant.
Wayne Pratt with his son, Kevin Durant. Source: Twitter

Draymond Green Was One Of The Reasons To Leave The State Warriors

Kevin signed a deal with Golden State Warriors in 2016. He played for the agency till 2019

Draymond was his teammate. In one of the games, Kevin and Green had a heated argument while they were playing. 

Many media put the story that the incident was the reason that impacted his decision to leave State Warriors

In an interview, when he was asked if that incident played a part, he replied that he wished that incident had never happened and added that situation could have been avoided. 

Draymond refused to apologize to him at first, but later he realized that he was out of his line, and they had a face-to-face talk about things. 

He admitted that the incident played a minor role in leaving the Warriors and joining Brooklyn Nets. 

Kevin Talked About His Injury

When he just joined Brooklyn Nets, he had gone through an injury because of which he had to sit out the entire 2019-2020 season

He revealed that he had torn the muscles of his calf. He thought he had a complete tear, but there was a slight one on his calf. 

He said that he would be good in four to five weeks. He wanted to play in the finals and worked and trained hard.

He did his best and was in good shape, but things didn’t go as planned during the game. 

He realized that he had something on his legs, and he found himself standing on the sidelines and felt that his right foot was slanted, but his left foot was all good. 

It was a crazy experience for him at that point, and he shared that his whole career flashed in front of his eyes. 

He gathered all his emotions and thought about his next step. He had his surgery done and took some time off from the court.

Kevin Talked About His Twitter Beef With Kendrick Perkins 

Kevin and Kendrick had a Twitter beef back in 2020. Kendrick is a former basketball player and sports analyst

When Russell Westbrook joined back to Oklahoma City, Kendrick tweeted that he would reveal why Russell was the best player, even putting on an Oklahoma City

Everyone knew that he was shading Kevin. Kevin said that if he wanted to praise Russell, then he had no problem with that, but he was not okay with the fact that he was putting him down. 

He said they were good friends before that as they played together. He was not happy that he used tactics against him. 

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