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Kevin Garnett


2004 NBA MVP who was simply drafted straight out of senior high school with the Minnesota Timberwolves in 1995 and spent 12 seasons using the team before a trade sent him towards the Boston Celtics in 2007. He helped lead the Celtics for an NBA name in 2008. Developing up, he’d sneak out of his bedroom screen at night to try out pick-up video games at a close by recreation area. He was called NBA Defensive Participant of the entire year in 2008 and was chosen to 15 All-Star video games between 1997 and 2013. He wedded Brandi Padilla in 2004 as well as the few welcomed a little girl called Capri in Apr 2008. He made an appearance in the cover of Sports activities Illustrated with renowned Celtics player Costs Russell following team’s 2008 tournament.

Quick Facts

Full Name Kevin Garnett
Salary 8 million USD
Date Of Birth May 19, 1976
Place Of Birth Greenville, SC
Height 2.11 m
Weight 115 kg
Profession Basketball Player
Education Farragut Career Academy, Mauldin High School
Nationality American
Spouse Brandi Padilla
Children Capri Garnett
Parents Shirley Garnett, O'Lewis McCullough
Siblings Louis McCullough, Sonya Garnett, Ashley Garnett
Awards NBA Most Valuable Player Award, All-NBA Team, NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award, NBA All-Defensive Team, NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Award, NBA All-Rookie Team, National Basketball Association Awards - J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award, Best NBA Player ESPY Award
Nominations Best Male Athlete ESPY Award, Under Armour Undeniable Performance ESPY Award
Movies NBA: Kevin Garnett, Rebound: The Legend of Earl "The Goat" Manigault, NBA Live 2001: The Music Videos, NBA Hardwood Classics: NBA Live 2001, Hill Hood, NBA Street Series: Vol. 5: The Journey to Becoming an All-Star
Star Sign Taurus

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1currently Starting Power Forward for the Celtics and on his 15th season in the NBA (4th with the Celtics) [January 2011]
2Starting forward for the Boston Celtics. [February 2008]
38-time NBA All-Star
4Was named the NBA's MVP for 2003-2004 season.
5He is engaged to his long-time girlfriend Brandi Padilla, the sister-in-law of Jimmy Jam.
6Minnesota Timberwolves all-time points leader (11,877), steals leader (848), rebounding leader (6,354), assists leader (2,650) and blocked shots leader (1,053).
7Has two tattoos: One is his initials "KG"; the other is an arm and basketball with the words "Blood, Sweat, and Tears"
8Has two sisters: Sonya and Ashley
9Won a gold medal at the 2000 Sydney Olympics as a member of Dream Team III



Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault1996TV MovieWilt 'The Stilt' Chamberlain
Blue Chips1994Dolphin Player (uncredited)



Go On2012TV SeriesHimself
2011 NBA All-Star Game2011TV SpecialHimself - Boston Celtics
The Cleveland Show2011TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2010TV SeriesHimself
2010 NBA All-Star Game2010TV SpecialHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2008TV SeriesHimself - Guest
ESPN Hollywood2006TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn2004TV SeriesHimself
2003 NBA All-Star Game2003TV SpecialHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2002TV Series documentaryHimself
2002 NBA All-Star Game2002TV SpecialHimself
2001 NBA All-Star Game2001TV SpecialHimself
The Jamie Foxx Show2000TV SeriesHimself
NBA Live 20012000Video GameHimself - cover star
2000 NBA All-Star Game2000TV MovieHimself
1998 NBA All-Star Game1998TV SpecialHimself
1997 NBA All-Star Game1997TV SpecialHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

Kobe Bryant's Muse2015TV Special documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Mike & Mike2014TV SeriesHimself - Brooklyn Nets
On the Shoulders of Giants: The Story of the Greatest Team You Never Heard Of2010DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
Rome Is Burning2007-2009TV SeriesHimself

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1To the fact that you can't really speak to the ref and the refs don't want to hear it, that's almost like communism. That's like Castro, you know what I'm saying? I'm not going to compromise who I am and my emotions. If I can't play with my emotions and my adrenaline, my energy that I've been born and gifted with ... then I don't know. I'm definitely going to go out and be me.
2I'm 30. I've probably got 4 to 5 years, you know what I'm saying? My clock is ticking, man. I'm almost like a woman who¡¦s trying to get pregnant. My years are limited, so my clock is definitely ticking.

1Rubber Band

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