Kevin Garnett PF  #21

Current Team: Minnesota Timberwolves

Born: May 19, 1976 (39 years old)

Birthplace: Mauldin, South Carolina (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-11 (211cm)     Weight: 253 (115kg)

Hand: Right

Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Minnesota Timberwolves)

Free Agent: UFA-2017

Current Agent: Andy Miller

Draft Entry: 1995 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 1995 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 5, Minnesota Timberwolves

Pre-Draft Team: Farragut Career Academy (Illinois)

High School: Farragut Career Academy [Chicago, Illinois]

Kevin Garnett News

Kevin Garnett Will Start For Wolves At Power Forward
Flip Saunders believes Kevin Garnett is the best power forward on the Wolves' roster.

Zach Lowe/Grantland

Kevin Garnett, Wolves Agree Upon New Two-Year Deal
Kevin Garnett returned to the Wolves in February in a trade with the Nets.

Darren Wolfson/KSTP

Report: Shawn Marion's Desire Of Max Contract Blew Up Trade Sending Kevin Garnett To Suns In 2007
Shawn Marion was offered a four-year contract to stay with the Heat but not the max.

Dan Le Batard/Miami Herald

Wolves Anticipate Kevin Garnett Returning Next Season
Kevin Garnett was drafted by the Wolves in 1994 and has played nearly 50,000 career minutes.

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Lakers Had Handshake Agreement For Kevin Garnett In 2007
The Lakers had a handshake agreement with the Wolves in 2007 on a trade of Andrew Bynum and Lamar Odom for Kevin Garnett.

Howard Beck/Bleacher Report (via Kelly Dwyer/Yahoo! Sports)

Pierce: Garnett Wasn't Appreciated In Brooklyn
Paul Pierce wanted to remain with the Nets in order to stay with Kevin Garnett.

Jackie MacMullan/ESPN

Thaddeus Young Trade Praised For Surge Of Nets, Brook Lopez
Stefan Bondy reports that Billy King had been working on the Kevin Garnett for Thaddeus Young trade all season.

Tim Bontemps/New York Post

Kevin Garnett: If LeBron Can Go Home, Why Can't I?
Kevin Garnett returned to the Timberwolves nearly eight years after he was traded to the Celtics.

RealGM Staff Report

Kevin Garnett Traded Back To Wolves For Thad Young
Kevin Garnett has agreed to waive his no-trade clause to return to the Wolves.

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Nets, Thunder Close To Brook Lopez For Reggie Jackson Trade
The deal could also be expanded to send Jarrett Jack to the Wizards and Kevin Garnett to the Timberwolves.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Wolves Interested In Trading For Kevin Garnett
The Wolves and Nets have discussed a trade involving Kevin Garnett returning to the franchise he began his career with for Thad Young.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Clippers Expected To Pursue Kevin Garnett If Bought Out
Kevin Garnett recently downplayed the possibility of reaching a buyout with the Nets.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Kevin Garnett Resists Notion Of Buyout From Nets
Kevin Garnett resisted the idea of asking for a contract buyout from the Nets.

Brian Lewis/New York Post

Kevin Garnett Suspended One Game, Dwight Howard Fined $15K For Altercation
Kevin Garnett has been suspended one game by the NBA for his altercation with Dwight Howard in Monday's game between the Nets and Rockets, the league announced.

RealGM Staff Report

Kevin Garnett Could Become Wolves' Minority Owner, Consultant
Kevin Garnett has made over $300 million in salary during his playing career.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Kevin Garnett Receives Technical For Blowing In David West's Ear
Kevin Garnett fouled David West, then got in his face and blew in his ear, causing West to push him.

Mike Mazzeo/ESPN

Kevin Garnett Interested In Purchasing Wolves When He Retires
Kevin Garnett was drafted by the Wolves in the 1995 NBA Draft and spent 12 seasons there before being traded to the Celtics.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Kevin Garnett Still Hasn't Informed Nets If He'll Play In 14-15
Kevin Garnett has one season and $12 million remaining on his contract.

Gary Washburn/Boston Globe

Nets Optimistic Kevin Garnett Will Return
Kevin Garnett has one season remaining on his current contract at $12 million.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Kevin Garnett: We Got To Slow Down Ray Allen
According to SportVU, no Heat player averaged a faster speed (4.3 miles per hour) than Ray Allen did on Thursday.

Ethan J. Skolnick/Bleacher Report

Garnett: Brooklyn Crowd 'Could Do Better'
Kevin Garnett believes the Nets fed off the crowd but still expected more.

Mike Mazzeo/ESPN

Kevin Garnett Progressing With Back Injury, Expects To Return Soon
Kevin Garnett has not played since Feb. 27 due to back spasms.

Tim Bontemps/New York Post

Garnett Has $91M More In Career Earnings Than Duncan
Kevin Garnett and Tim Duncan are the same age, but their career salary earnings are considerably different due to their decisions on when to enter the NBA.

Tom Ziller/SB Nation

Garnett Pinpoints Nets' Turnaround On Becoming Primary Option With Pierce
Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce have needed to increase their roles due to injury problems.

Tim Bontemps/New York Post

Sources: Jason Kidd Yelled At Nets After Christmas Day Loss
Kevin Garnett also vented his frustrations in the locker room.

Ohm Youngmisuk/ESPN

Garnett: I Don't Think We Have An Identity
The Nets lost a 103-86 decision to the Pacers at home on Monday to fall to 9-18 on the season.

Stefan Bondy/New York Daily News

Rivers: Celtics Would Have Won Two Or Three Titles If Garnett Stayed Healthy
Doc Rivers and the Celtics won the 2008 title together and very nearly won again in 2010.

Baxter Holmes/Boston Globe

Rivers: Coaching Garnett, Pierce Was Easy Since They Only Played To Win At That Point In Career
Doc Rivers, Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce won a title together in 2008.

Ramona Shelburne/ESPN

Garnett: Energy In Barclays Is Incredible
The Nets defeated the Heat 101-100 in the home debut of Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Kidd Confirms Pierce, Garnett Will Sit Out Preseason Game In Boston
Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett were widely believed to skip their return games in the exhibition season.

Tim Bontemps/New York Post

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