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Current Team: Oklahoma City Thunder

Born: Nov 12, 1988 (27 years old)

Birthplace: Long Beach, California (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-3 (191cm)     Weight: 200 (91kg)

Hand: Right




Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Oklahoma City Thunder)

Free Agent: UFA-2017

Current Agent: Thaddeus Foucher

Draft Entry: 2008 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2008 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 4, Seattle SuperSonics

Pre-Draft Team: UCLA (So)

High School: Leuzinger High School [Lawndale, California]

Russell Westbrook News

Russell Westbrook Won't Participate In 2016 Olympics
Russell Westbrook won a gold medal with the United States in the 2012 Olympics.

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Russell Westbrook Was Offered Partial Academic Scholarship By Stanford
Russell Westbrook's favorite subject in school was math.

Royce Young/ESPN

Russell Westbrook Fined $25,000 For Inappropriate Language Towards Fan
The NBA has fined Russell Westbrook $25,000 for "directing inappropriate language toward a fan" during Game 4.

Marc Spears/The Vertical

Russell Westbrook Leads NBA In 'Grab And Go Buckets'
A "grab and go" is defined as either a player's own unassisted make or assists to teammates in seven seconds or less following a defensive rebound.

Seth Partnow/Nylon Calculus

Heat Hedging To 2017 Free Agency If 2016 Plans Don't Materialize
The Heat have interest in Kevin Durant just as they targeted LeBron James and Chris Bosh in 2010.

Ira Winderman/South Florida Sun Sentinel

Thunder Stagger Minutes Of Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook For Entire Game
Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook played approximately 12 minutes together and 12 minutes apart in each half.

Anthony Slater/Oklahoman

Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook 'Get Along Great'
There has been some minor tension as Russell Westbrook has taken on a bigger role in the Thunder offense.

Zach Lowe/ESPN

Russell Westbrook On Lakers' Question: 'Nah, I Like Where I Am Now'
Russell Westbrook was asked if he'd like to play for Lakers in response to him saying they were his favorite team growing up.

Anthony Slater/Oklahoman

Woj: Knicks Have 'Real Chance' On Russell Westbrook In 2017
The opportunity to play in the New York market and join Kristaps Porzingis has Russell Westbrook's attention.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Stephen A. Smith: Lakers Led To Believe Durant, Westbrook Could Join Team
Russell Westbrook grew up in Los Angeles and will become a free agent in 2017, one season after Durant.

Ryan Ward/Los Angeles Examiner

Kawhi Leonard, Carmelo Anthony Get Final ASG Starter Spots
Kobe Bryant, Stephen Curry, Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard are the five starters for the Western Conference in the 2016 NBA All-Star Game.

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Marcin Gortat, Russell Westbrook Named Players Of The Week
Marcin Gortat led the Wizards to a 3-0 week behind averages of 21.3 points, 11.7 rebounds and 1.67 blocks.

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Russell Westbrook Gives Largest Contribution To UCLA By Former Basketball Player
UCLA will name the floor of the Men's Basketball practice facility Russell Westbrook Court after his significant financial contribution.

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Kevin Durant Has 'Real Brotherhood Type Relationship' With Westbrook
Kevin Durant says anyone who speculates about a rift between he and Russell Westbrook is being "disrespectful."

Anthony Slater/Oklahoman

Kevin Durant: Westbrook And I Put Each Other On Best Player Pedestal
Kevin Durant won the 2014 MVP, while Westbrook finished fourth last season despite missing several games due to injury.

Anthony Slater/Oklahoman

Durant: Westbrook Is Oklahoma City's Best Player
Russell Westbrook is averaging 28.6 points, 7.0 rebounds, 10.6 assists and 2.0 steals per game.

Anthony Slater/Oklahoman

Donovan Concerned About Over-Relying On Westbrook, Durant
Billy Donovan is concerned with how sustainable it is for the Thunder to rely too heavily on Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook.

Anthony Slater/Oklahoman

Russell Westbrook Marries Nina Earl
The couple met while they were both at UCLA playing basketball.

Francesca Bacardi/E!

Exec Expects Westbrook, Harden To Join Forces With Lakers
Russell Westbrook is not eligible to become a free agent until 2016, while James Harden isn't a free agent until 2018.

Baxter Holmes, Larry Coon/ESPN

Russell Westbrook To Represent Thunder At Lottery
The Thunder haven't been in the lottery since they won the third overall pick in 2009 and drafted James Harden.

Darnell Mayberry/Oklahoman

Donovan Wants Westbrook To 'Be Able To Be Who He Is'
Billy Donovan wants to establish a personal relationship with Russell Westbrook before they begin to discuss the basketball aspects of their partnership.

Anthony Slater/Oklahoman

Billy Donovan Interested In Meeting With Durant, Westbrook, Ibaka Before Accepting Job
Kevin Durant has reached out to multiple former Florida players about Billy Donovan.

Adrian Wojnarowski, Pat Forde/Yahoo! Sports

DeMar DeRozan, Russell Westbrook Win Player Of The Month For April
DeMar DeRozan had a PER of 24.1 in April, while Russell Westbrook's 28.3 ranked sixth in the Western Conference.

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Durant, Westbrook Won't Watch NBA Playoffs
The Thunder were one win short of reaching the playoffs, losing a tiebreaker with the New Orleans Pelicans.

Anthony Slater/Oklahoman

NBA Rescinds Technical Foul Against Westbrook
Russell Westbrook was set to face a suspension due to receiving his 16th technical foul.

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Westbrook Scores Career-High 54, Will Be Suspended For Next Game After 16th Tech
Russell Westbrook was handed the technical by referee Ed Malloy after being called for a foul trying to fight through a screen.

Royce Young/ESPN

LeBron James, Russell Westbrook Named Players Of The Month
LeBron James led the conference in scoring (24.7 ppg), ranking fourth in assists (7.3 apg), finishing sixth in steals (1.73 spg) and adding 6.3 rebounds.

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Jenkins: Westbrook's Personality Suggests He'd Stay With Thunder
Lee Jenkins doesn't see Russell Westbrook as the type of player who would want the media glare off the court that would come in a market like New York or Los Angeles.

Zach McCrite Show/107.7

Russell Westbrook Eyes NBA's Citizenship Award
Russell Westbrook has put up MVP-caliber numbers one season after teammate Kevin Durant won the award.

Lee Jenkins/Sports Illustrated

Westbrook's Adjusted Stat Line For 1962: 47-15-12
In 1961-62, Oscar Robertson averaged 30.8 points, 12.5 rebounds and 11.4 assists to become the first and only player to put up a triple-double season.

Tom Haberstroh/ESPN

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