His nicknames include KG, the Big Ticket, the Kid and the Franchise.
He was named Mr. Basketball for South Carolina in 1994 and for Illinois in 1995.
Garnett was named USA Today's 1995 High School Player of the Year.
Kevin Maurice Garnett was born May 19th, 1976 to Shirley Garnett. & He has two sisters, one younger and one older.
In his senior year of high school, he moved to Chicago and played for the local basketball team where he was named Mr. Basketball in Illinoi.
In the summer of 2004 he married his longtime girlfriend Brandi Padilla, which forced him to miss the Olympics.
Kevin has several tattoos, including one with his initials and another one that reads “Blood, Sweat and Tears”.
He has played for the Minnesota Timberwolves, the Boston Celtics and the Brooklyn Nets.
He is a big fan of memorabilia and has kept every single game jersey he has ever used.
He once yelled at his teammate Glenn Davis so hard during a game that he made him cry in the bench.