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Russell Westbrook • #0 • G
Status:Right knee injury, day-to-day
Ht/Wt:6'3", 200 lbs.
Born:Nov 12, 1988 (29 yrs) in Long Beach, CA
Experience:10 years
Drafted:Drafted by Seattle in 2008 (1/4).
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Scouting Report
Assets: Dominates the whole game and is a constant triple-double threat: scores from all over the court, dishes out copious assists, rebounds like a forward, and piles up steals. Amazingly explosive. Operates at hyper-speed, pushing the ball and pressuring the 'D.' Can blow past defenders with ease and finish over 7-footers regularly.
Flaws: Highly turnover-prone (in part because he handles the ball so much and plays at such a high speed). While a fearless 3-point shooter, he's not very accurate from behind the arc (and can really struggle from there). Additionally, he lacks ideal durability for a superstar.
Career Potential: Explosive do-it-all superstar point guard, and perennial MVP candidate.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NBA Maurice Podoloff Trophy 2016-17
NBA All-NBA First Team 2016-17, 2015-16
NBA All-NBA Second Team 2017-18, 2014-15, 2012-13, 2011-12, 2010-11
NBA All-Rookie First Team 2008-09
NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player 2015-16, 2014-15
NBA Played in the All-Star Game 2017-18, 2016-17, 2015-16, 2014-15, 2012-13, 2011-12, 2010-11
Olympics Member of the gold-winning U.S. Olympic Team 2012
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