ROD MAR / THE SEATTLE TIMES
Kevin Durant takes off for a breakaway dunk during the first half of the Sonics' final home game of the season against the Dallas Mavericks on April 13.
From his early days in Washington, D.C., to his lone season of college basketball at the University of Texas, read about the rise of this young hoop prodigy.
April 16 at Golden State
On his rookie season:
What are you most happy to see come to an end? "I'm not going to say I'm happy the season is almost over because I love playing. And I love being around here..."
- Jayda Evans
What's it like to see the talented teenager play? Is he the NBA's next big star? Have you caught a glimpse of him exploring Seattle's sights?
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