Russell Westbrook III is a basketball player who plays for the oklahmoma city thunder in the Natinoal Basketball Associaton. Russell Westbrook III was born November 12,1988 in long beach,California. Russell Westbrook stands at 6,3 as the starting point guard for one of the biggest teams in basketball the Oklahoma city thunder.
A fun fact about Russell Westbrook he has set the record for the most triple doublse in a season beating Oscar robersons record of 41 he had 42 in the 2016-2017 season.
That picture he hit a game winner agaisnt the denver nuggets and had just recorded the most triple doubles ever in a season.
Russell Westbrook was the last lottery pick ever for the seattle supersonics before they ended up to what the organazion is called now the Oklahoma city thunder.
His favorite basketball player of all time is Magic Johnson who played for the Lakers all through his basketball career and was a 5x nba champion, 3x finals mvp, 3x Nba mvp, and 12x nba all-star.
He was a late bloomer in basketball he entered his junior season just at 5’8 and 140 pounds he didn’t even get to the starting five until he was 5’10 and then a month before his senior year he was standing at 6’3 making him become a huge star in high school basketball.During his senior year, Westbrook averaged 25.1 points, 8.7 rebounds, 3.1 steals, and 2.3 assists and helped lead them to a 25-4 record. That same season, he recorded 14 double-doubles, scored 30 or more points on eight separate occasions, and registered a career-best 51 points at Carson on January 6, 2006. Westbrook did not attract much attention from top college basketball programs until head coach Ben Howland offered him a scholarship to play for the UCLA Bruins after Jordan Farmar declared for the NBA draft.
Russell Westbrook couldn’t dunk at a NBA height rim until he was 17 years old and after his first dunk he barely dunked after that.