About Kevin Garnett Autographed Memorabilia & Collectibles
Currently the power forward of Boston Celtics, Kevin Maurice Garnett was born on May 19, 1976. Garnett had a very successful career in basketball with Farragut Career Academy. He then entered the NBA Draft after forgoing college.
Minnesota Timberwolves selected him as 5th overall during the 1995 NBA Draft andwas the first NBA player in 20 years to be drafted directly out of high school.
He immediately made a big contribution to the Timberwolves when he led the team to a total of eight successive playoff appearances. He also led the team in 2004 to the Western Conference Finals and for the 2003-04 season, Garnett was voted as the MVP. He also won a gold medal when he was a part of the USA men’s national basketball team during the 2000 Summer Olympics. Since Garnett’s second season, he has already been named to all All-Star Game and he also won in 2003 the All-Star MVP award.
For the 2007-08 regular season, Garnett also got the NBA Defensive Player of the Year. He has also been and nine and ten-time member of All-NBA Team and All-Defensive Teams selection respectively. He is also the present all-time records holder of the Timberwolves franchise.
This player is as remarkable as Jason Kidd and the amazingly tallest player in the NBA, Yao Ming. But he was traded to the Boston Celtics after he has spent with the Timberwolves twelve seasons. He has helped the Celtics to win their first ever NBA Championship since the year 1986, making it the seventeenth title of the Celtics.
When you acquire his memorabilia and collectibles, you will feel closer not only to Garnett but also to Steve Nash. But when you get these items, make certain that his name will not be misspelled as Kevine Garnett, Kevinn Garnett, Keevin Garnett, Kevin Garnet, Kevin Garrnet, Kevin Garneth and Kevin Garnnet.