Magic Johnson Congratulates Russell Westbrook Over Twitter. Johnson didn't waste any time in congratulating Westbrook on surpassing him on the NBA's career triple-doubles list. Congratulations. . The occasion was Westbrook's first visit to Oklahoma City. Before we get into exactly what Stephen A. Smith said about Russell Westbrook and how the nine-time NBA All-Star and his wife responded, let's first take a quick look at the historic triple-double he put up on Monday night.. For those who missed it, Westbrook posted 35 points on 14-for-26 shooting in the Wizards' 132-124 win over the Pacers on Monday night and also added 21 assists (three. Kevin Durant, Kendrick Perkins Exchange Twitter Jabs During Russell Westbrook's Return to OKC. Author: Ben Pickman. Publish date: Jan 10, 2020. As former Thunder guard Russell Westbrook was making.
Facebook; Twitter; Facebook Messenger; Pinterest; Email; print; Russell Westbrook jumped up for an uncontested defensive rebound with 8:30 remaining against the Atlanta Hawks on Monday and leaped. Report: Lakers have had talks about acquiring Chris Paul, Russell Westbrook. by Honi. Posted on. July 21, 2021. Russell Westbrook and Dennis Schröder could be swapped this offseason (Patrick Smith/Getty Images) As the Los Angeles Lakers prepare for a crucial offseason, it's no secret that a high priority for them is a veteran point. Former NBA champion and ESPN analyst Kendrick Perkins feels Russell Westbrook would be a better fit for the LA Lakers over Chris Paul. The 2020 NBA champions LA Lakers had a disappointing 2020-21 season with their superstar duo of LeBron James and Anthony Davis struggling with injuries followed by a first-round elimination in the 2021 playoffs Report: Lakers have discussed Russell Westbrook sign-and-trade with Wizards. It's no secret the Los Angeles Lakers are searching for an upgrade at the point guard position after bouncing from the playoffs much earlier than expected. The Lakers' primary three ball-handling guards, Dennis Schroder, Alex Caruso and Talen Horton-Tucker, are all.
Back in June, LeBron James and Anthony Davis followed Russell Westbrook's wife on Instagram. This could mean anything, though. Westbrook is set to be owed $44.2 million for the 2021-22 NBA season On Thursday morning, Nick Wright of FS1's First Thing First spoke on the report from Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated that a Lakers-Wizards trade that would send Russell Westbrook to Los Angeles, which Wright wasn't a fan of. I might even say bring back Lonzo rather than Russ, Wright said of the Lakers . After spending a large chunk of his career as the Oklahoma City Thunder's franchise player, Russell Westbrook found himself playing for a different organization ahead of the 2019-2020 NBA season
Players such as Westbrook and LeBron James — who chimed in on Twitter shortly after the Westbrook incident Wednesday — still clearly believe that fan behavior remains a major issue Russell Westbrook's Game Day Style Look Book. Russell Westbrook is one-of-a-kind—and he probably knows it. The Oklahoma City Thunder point guard's talents got him onto the NBA hardwood, but it. The Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to trade Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul, first-round picks in 2024 and 2026, pick swaps in 2021 and 2025, league sources tell ESPN The fine people of Twitter have the ability to pick up on even the most subtle details when it comes to following their favourite teams, athletes, or celebrities. Now, one of those subtle details has Lakers Twitter convinced that Russell Westbrook is LA-bound. As pointed out by this Twitter user, Anthony Davis and LeBron James both just.
NBA Twitter is stoked on Russell Westbrook-John Wall trade. Jason Owens. December 2, 2020, 5:59 PM. Russell Westbrook #4 shoots in front of Domantas Sabonis #11. The game was close in the first quarter, with the Washington Wizards barely in the lead at 30-29
Lakers Should Avoid Westbrook. On the surface, adding Westbrook to a team with Davis and LeBron would look like a winner. However, there might not be a worse fit for the Lakers. The team needs a. Russell Westbrook is back to his old ways! The 2016 MVP led the Washington Wizards to a 146-149 victory over the Brooklyn Nets, scoring a season-high 41 points and draining a three in the last five s NBA fans had some fun at Russell Westbrook and John Wall's expense after the two were traded for one another in a Rockets-Wizards deal. NBA Twitter had some jokes
As seen in the below tweet, Westbrook leads the league in assists within 5 seconds of grabbing rebounds, making the Celtics game plan of pressuring the passing lanes a key component in negating. 1) Russell Westbrook has thoughtful response to Stephen A. Smith Monday night, Russell Westbrook set the Washington Wizards franchise record for triple-doubles with 16, doing it in just 38 games Russell Westbrook made history Monday night, notching his 182nd career triple-double — and moving past Oscar Robertson for the all-time NBA record. Robertson's record lasted 47 years, from 1974.
Advertisement. Westbrook's ire had less to do with the innocuous question than with the reporter who asked it. Berry Tramel is a columnist for the Oklahoman and has been covering sports in the. sportingnews.com - Russell Westbrook made history Monday night, notching his 182nd career triple-double — and moving past Oscar Robertson for the all-time NBA Twitter reacts to Russell Westbrook's NBA-record 182nd career triple-double - Flipboar The Wizards and Rockets have discussed a trade involving John Wall and Russell Westbrook, according to The Athletic, sending Twitter into a frenzy Russell Westbrook won an ESPY for becoming the NBA's career-leader in triple doubles New, 7 comments The Washington Wizards added another trophy to his collection during a storied year
Russell Westbrook, who was acquired from the Houston Rockets in exchange for John Wall (21.2 points, 5.2 assists, 4.6 rebounds, 1.2 steals, 34.6 minutes) is dealing with a new right quad injury. Fan dumps popcorn on Russell Westbrook as he exits game with injury. A fan at the Wells Fargo Center for Game 2 of the Wizards-76ers playoff series added insult to injury — literally — late in the second half of the matchup with about as despicable an act as we've seen from the stands. After Russell Westbrook suffered a potentially serious.
Russell Westbrook passing to a teammate against the Indiana Maybe the Westbrook stans have just dominated my Twitter timeline but it certainly seems like the majority of fans have come. LeBron James and Anthony Davis Unintentionally Spark Lakers Trade Rumors Regarding Russell Westbrook. by Bob Garcia IV on June 21, 2021. After falling disappointingly short of competing for a second straight NBA title, the Los Angeles Lakers head into a critical offseason. The front office has several different routes to revamp the roster.
Lakers Rumors: Russell Westbrook Sign-and-Trade for Kuzma, Horton-Tucker Discussed Tyler Conway @ @jtylerconway. Featured Columnist IV July 21, 2021 Comments. AP Photo/Matt Slocum. If the Los. Russell Westbrook fined for threatening Jazz fan, fan's wife According to some reports, Wells Fargo Arena staff found the fan who dropped the popcorn on Westbrook and ejected him though Westbrook. 16.9m Followers, 1,858 Following, 1,310 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Russell Westbrook (@russwest44 by Connor Toole July 23, 2021. Getty Image Composite. We chatted with Russell Westbrook to get some insight into his fashion philosophy and his thoughts on fans who are less than thrilled with the league's focus on social justice initiatives. Westbrook recently linked up with Hennessy to give an assist to minority-owned small businesses Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share via E-mail More aging Chris Paul this offseason but Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated reported that the team is looking at former NBA MVP Russell Westbrook
During the twilight years of his career, Bryant sat for an interview in 2015. When asked which player did, he think had the same fire and aggression as he did on the floor, Kobe had one answer, Russell Westbrook. Westbrook plays mean. He plays mean like I did. With an aggression, much the way I play Russell Westbrook enjoyed a fruitful 2020-21 NBA season with the Washington Wizards, but the latest NBA trade rumors suggest that he could be on his way to the LA Lakers soon. The Purple and Gold. 4 years ago - via Twitter ErikHorneOK. Erik Horne: Russell Westbrook shouting out the entire Lakers Hall of Fame when asked about the trade deadline today: On if he keeps up with what's going on.
Report: Lakers interested in Chris Paul, Russell Westbrook. The Lakers are facing a conundrum at point guard with Dennis Schroder. Re-signing him could be expensive. But if he leaves, the Lakers. Russell Westbrook is not the answer. Rumors of Westbrook trade discussions between the Lakers and Washington Wizards hit the Internet on Wednesday and sent NBA Twitter into a frenzy. The thought. The Russell Westbrook-Lakers trade rumor is all sorts of interesting. Read full article. Stephen Curry, and a lot of other NBA players took to Twitter to react to Antetokounmpo and the Bucks Jun 2, 2021; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Washington Wizards guard Russell Westbrook (4) dribbles the ball up court against the Philadelphia 76ers during the fourth quarter in game five of the. Podcast: Is Chris Paul or Russell Westbrook more likely to end up with the Lakers? New, 21 comments. One thing is for sure — the team needs an upgrade at the position. Twitter Facebook.
NBA Twitter is stoked on Russell Westbrook-John Wall trade. In Atlanta, Black residents stand with Asian Americans to end hate. For Madrid's trees, record snowfall leaves deep wounds. Few things. Such was the condition of NBA Twitter when news broke of the Houston Rockets deciding to trade Russell Westbrook to the Washington Wizards for John Wall. Houston has agreed to trade Russell. Twitter reacts to why did a fan throw popcorn at Westbrook query. This fan should never be permitted in a #Sixers game ever again after throwing popcorn on Russell Westbrook while leaving court with injury. And they can track his ass down. No class NBA Star Index: Russell Westbrook's OKC return upstaged by Kevin Durant's Twitter beef, Chris Paul's mastery Also, the Jimmy Butler who blew his Minnesota teammates to shreds showed up again in. Russell Westbrook appeared to have popcorn poured on his head by a fan on his way to the locker room with an apparent injury. ESPN analyst Skip Bayless took to Twitter to show his support for.
Twitter reacts to Russell Westbrook's NBA-record 182nd career triple-double. Is improved consumer protection in B.C.'s housing market on the horizon? Russell Westbrook made history Monday night. Clutch Points: Chris Paul is a -37 in 40 minutes without Devin Booker in the NBA Finals.Booker and CP3 might need to take 'sticking together' to the next level if the Suns are to beat the. Russell Westbrook just scored another W over an NBA heckler -- the $100 million lawsuit filed against the NBA superstar has been thrown out TMZ Sports has learned
The latest: the Houston Rockets traded Russell Westbrook to the Washington Wizards for John Wall and a future first round draft pick. This news took NBA Twitter by storm on Wednesday night, with. Russell Westbrook III (born November 12, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is a nine-time NBA All-Star and earned the NBA Most Valuable Player Award for the 2016-17 season. He is also a nine-time All-NBA Team member, led the league in scoring in 2014-15 and 2016-17, and won back-to-back NBA All. Russell Westbrook slammed after Wizards play-in loss to Celtics. Having lost to the Celtics 118-100 in the play-in tournament, the Washington Wizards will have to play another game to secure their NBA playoffs 2021 spot. The blame, per fans, falls onto Westbrook. Having led the team during the regular season's second half, Westbrook failed to.
Last week, a report surfaced that a Westbrook-to-LA deal has at least been deemed viable. Whether it will actually happen or not remains to be seen. Presumably, if a trade did occur, LA would receive Westbrook, whereas the Wizards would get Montrezl Harrell, Kyle Kuzma, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, a 2023 second-round pick and a 2024 second-round. Russell Westbrook was frustrated after suffering an apparent ankle injury. As he was walking through the tunnel to the locker room, a Sixers fan dumped popcorn on the Wizards star guard. Westbrook.
Ultimately, the Nets emerged victorious in a 113 to 106 win -- thanks to 28 points from Kyrie Irving and 26 from James Harden. Westbrook racked up 29 points, 13 rebounds and 13 assists -- and. Russell Westbrook's popcorn incident earlier this week wasn't the only fan altercation he's had in his career, and the fallout from one high-profile issue came to light Thursday. Utah Jazz.
Russell Westbrook has a new team and a new number. On Wednesday, it was reported that the Houston Rockets traded Westbrook to the Washington Wizards for John Wall and a 2023 protected first-round. Hoop Central posted a video of a guy telling Westbrook to get a haircut, and his response was f**k you. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football) Watch the video below. Again, we're all dealing with the long hair issue. I think my last haircut came in February Russell Westbrook performance EKG. The blue line is his 10-game rolling average PPA. The red line is his season average PPA after each game. Kevin Broom. A healthy Westbrook is a force to be. Russell Westbrook Gifts Game Kicks To Young Fan Days After Popcorn Incident. Gifts Game Kicks To Young Fan. Russell Westbrook 's moment with a fan on Monday went WAY better than last week's.
Washington Wizards guard Russell Westbrook registered the 180th triple-double of his career on Thursday night against the Toronto Raptors, moving him just one behind Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson. James Harden, Russell Westbrook show support for Chinese fans. Following Monday's practice in Japan, Houston Rockets superstar James Harden offered words of encouragement and an apology to Chinese fans for the team's involvement in a recent controversy. Harden and the rest of the Rockets are currently in Tokyo preparing for preseason games. Russell Westbrook's Historic Tribute to Nipsey Hussle The Thunder guard notched the second 20-20-20 game in NBA history to honor his fallen friend By Dan Devine Apr 3, 2019, 1:27pm ED Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: The Lakers are interested in talking to the Wizards about a Russell Westbrook for Dennis Schroder, Kyle Kuzma and.