OKLAHOMA: The Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant recently proposed to his girlfriend, Monica Wright, a guard who plays for the WNBA’s Minnesota Lynx, after the Lynx’ Sunday win over the Phoenix Mercury.
According to TheNewsTribe’s correspondent Kevin Durant and Monica Wright relationship has started back in 2006 during McDonald’s High School All-American Game.
Reports also says that Monica has accepted the marriage proposal from Kevin.
Wright, a 5-foot-11 guard, was the second overall pick in the 2010 WNBA draft. She is averaging 9.0 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.5 assists a game for the Lynx this season.
Born on July 15, 1988, Monica Wright attended the Forest Park High School and the University of Virginia.
Durant and Wright have kept their relationship quiet. Even as recently as May 2013.
Fans of both starts show mixed reaction on the news of engagement, John Stewart of Okland has said that “Kevin is too young and has to much career left to getting married!”
Randy Ware a friend of Monica who also coached the star has said that “Kevin is a lucky dude to have such a great girl in his life.”
Young sports star Monica Wright has confirmed the reports that she and Kevin Durant are engaged now.