- Rayvonne Pratt is not a professional basketball player but is one of the 3 siblings of NBA star, Kevin Durant
- There are controversial reports about his place as the Brooklyn Nets 6’10 feet tall player, Durant. Others believe that he is Kevin’s brother and some sources claim they are half-siblings
- He adopted his paternal name while his brother took his mother’s
Rayvonne Pratt does not stay in the limelight as much as his older brother Kevin Durant. But the light of fame that passes through his NBA star brother is bright enough to illuminate him, thereby making him a sort of celebrity sibling even without necessarily playing professional basketball.
His brother remains one of the most consistent and relevant basketball players in the world. His professional NBA career started with an NBA draft as the 2nd overall pick in the 1st round in 2007. He would play for Seattle SuperSonics, Golden State Warriors, and Brooklyn Nets; and win awards such as 2x NBA Champion and 3x USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year.
Rayvonne May Have Talent in Basketball
The celeb-sibling of Durant may play basketball but not professionally. This is judged based on the fact that his father, Wayne Pratt is a said basketball coach, his brother Tony participated in high school and college basketball, while his brother Durant has attracted himself the name of a basketball legend.
As regards his career, Ray would rather shield and enjoy some privacy as compared to his brother who whether in or out of the basketball court, there’s the media’s lens ready to take the news.
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Why Does He not Bear “Durant”?
The name Pratt which Rayvonne uses is the paternal name of Ray and Kevin while “Durant” is their maternal name.
Their father Wayne Pratt was said to have left his family while Wanda “MamaDurant”, Kevin’s mother had their 9-month-old child (Kevin) and another older kid, Tony.
Wanda toiled to make ends meet for herself and the 2 boys. It is said to have prompted the adoption of Durant instead of their father’s, Pratt!
There is a Contradictory Information About His Mother
As the story goes, Wayne returned to his family at the time that Kevin was 11 years old. This would allegedly land Wanda in another pregnancy that led to the birth of Rayvonne and their only sister Briana Pratt.
Some sources do not think this to be the actual story. They claim that Ray was a product of another relationship, and so is the only sister of Kevin Durant.
Also, the Mama Durant website states that Wanda is a mother of 2 – Tony and Kevin
Whatever the case, he may not share a close relationship with his basketballer brother as much as Durant shares with their older brother Tony.
Tony is no stranger to appearing in Kevin’s games and neither is he a stranger to appearing on social media with his sibling.
His older sibling’s relationship is traced to the time that they were kids and played basketball together.
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His Brother Has Broken Several World Records in Basketball
They said the older brother of Rayvonne Pratt, Durant, has made several histories in the world of basketball. Some of the records he has made include:
What is the Net Worth of Rayvonne Pratt?
Since the exact career of Rayvonne is not known, his net worth is equally sketchy.
However, his brother, Durant has a net worth estimated at $200 million. He made his wealth chiefly from his career as a basketball player. In 2013, he was said to have earned about $35 million to make him the 4th highest-earning basketballer in the year.
He traces his skill in basketball from a very young age and by the time he was about 12-13, he had already shown the talent that could not match many in his age grade.
As a professional, he has played for teams such as Seattle SuperSonics, Oklahoma City Thunder, Golden State Warriors (2016-2019), and Brooklyn Nets (from 2019).
He also earns from businesses such as his KD’s Southern Cuisine. He is also a minority owner of the Philadelphia Union of the Major League Soccer among other businesses.
As regards endorsement deals, Durant, brother of Rayvonne Pratt has signed deals with brands, including Nike, Sprint, Gatorade, Panini, General Electric, and 2K Sports.
With his wealth, he the 34 years old sibling of Pratt has done a number of philanthropy works.