- Name: Russell Westbrook
- Age: 28 years old
- Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
- Occupation: Basketball Player
- Net Worth: US $50 Million
- Status: Alive
Russell Westbrook is an American professional basketball player signed to the Oklahoma City Thunder. He stands 6ft 3in tall and plays the point guard position. Westbrook is a 5x NBA All-Star, 2x All-Star MVP and 1x Olympic gold medalist. He was born on November 12, 1988 in Long Beach, California. His parents are Russel Sr. and Shannon. He has a younger brother named Raynard. Westbrook grew up in Hawthorne. He attended Leuzinger High School followed by the University of California, Los Angeles.
Westbrook played varsity basketball at Leuzinger High School in Lawndale, California. He was a 2x MVP of the Bay League. As a senior, he averaged 25.1 points, 8.7 rebounds, 3.1 steals and led the team to a 25-4 overall record. Westbrook played two seasons of basketball with the UCLA Bruins from 2006 to 2008. He played alongside future NBA players like Kevin Love, Arron Afflalo and Darren Collison. Westbrook averaged 8.3 points, 2.4 rebounds and 2.5 assists over two seasons. He earned All-Pac-10 Third Team and Pac-10 Defensive Player of the Year honors in 2008.
Westbrook was selected by the Seattle SuperSonics (Oklahoma City Thunder) with the 4th overall pick in the 2008 NBA draft. He was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team after posting up 15.3 ppg his rookie season. Westbrook made his All-Star debut in 2011. He was voted All-Star Game MVP in 2015 and again 2016. Westbrook led the NBA in scoring in 2015 with 1,886 points. He was named to the All-NBA First Team in 2016. Westbrook played 8 seasons with Kevin Durant from 2008 to 2016. Durant moved to the Golden State Warriors for the 2016-17 season.
Russell Westbrook has a net worth of $50 million. He signed a 3-year $85.6 contract extension with the Oklahoma City Thunder in August 2016. He will make an average annual salary of $28.5 million. He’s had endorsement deals with brands like Nike, Zenith, Subway, PepsiCo and True Religion. Westbrook married girlfriend ‘Nina Earl’ in August 2015.
Russell Westbrook Age, Birthday, Wiki
- Birth Name: Russell Westbrook Jr.
- Birthday: November 12, 1988
- How Old : Age: 28 years old
- Place of Birth: Long Beach, California, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
- How Tall : Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
- Occupation: Professional Basketball Player
- Years Active: 2008-present
- Net Worth 2017: US $50 Million
- Marriage(s): Nina Earl
- Death-O-Meter: Alive