Russell Westbrook Wiki, Bio, Age, Girlfriend, Height, Net Worth, Family
Russel Westbrook is an American professional basketball player currently playing for Oklahoma City Thunder of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is a champ at this sport and has won many awards including a seven-time NBA All-Star, and a two-time NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player in 2015 and 2016.
He was born on November 12, 1988, at Long Beach, California. He is the son of Russell and Shannon.He also has a brother whose name is Raynard. He joined Leuzinger High School as a point guard. He didn’t start playing till his junior year. He is 6 ft. 3 in. tall. In his senior year he led his team to victory in a 25-4 win and 51 points at the Carson. Head coach Ben Howland was the one person who offered him a scholarship to play for the UCLA Bruins after Jordan Farmar declared him for the NBA draft. He played as a back up to Darren Collison and scored well in many of the upcoming tournaments.
In 2008 he started playing on Oklahoma City Thunder. He is a player who moves as fast as lightning and won many awards due to his performance. He led the Thunder to the 2012 NBA Finals. His efforts were seen as he turned over the score with a doubling their win from the previous season. He was also given the nick name NBA MVP over the season.
He also has an elaborate fashion sense and lanced his eye-gear line by the name ‘Westbrook Frames Eyewear. The line has also emerged as a success just like him. He has a remarkable cult status by his fans.
He is no doubt a great player. As of June 2017, his net worth is estimated to be about $45 million. He had been engaged to Nina Earl in September 2014 and they both married on August 29, 2015. They have a son named Noah. Russel Westbrook still continues to work passionately like thunder and help his team to changing the score boards in their favor. He is very popular American basketballer.