Russell Westbrook BioReal Name:
Russell Westbrook IIIShortname :
Personal LifeDate of Birth :
12 November 1988Age (as in 2019) :
30 Years Birthplace :
Long Beach, California, United States Zodiac sign :
Leuzinger High SchoolUniversity:
University of California, Los Angeles Net Worth :
Russell Westbrook Jr.Mother:
Raynard WestbrookMarital Status :
Noah Russell Westbrook (16th May 2017)
Skye Westbrook (November 17, 2018), Jordyn Westbrook (November 17, 2018)
Physical Stats & MoreHeight (approx.) :
191 cm (in centimeters), 1.91 m, 6’ 3” (in feet inches)Weight (approx.):
91 kg, 200 lbs (in pounds)Body Measurements (approx.):
Chest: 42 inches
- Waist: 32 inches - Biceps: 16 inchesEye Colour:
Light BrownHair Colour:
Russell Westbrook Bio
Russell Westbrook is a 30 years old American professional Basketball player who plays for Oklahoma City Thunder of National Basketball Association (NBA). He is playing for Oklahoma City Thunder since the year 2008. He was picked at number fourth in NBA draft in 2008. He helped his team Oklahoma City Thunder to reach finals of NBA in 2012. In 2017, Westbrook became the second player in history of Basketball for scoring max number of triple doubles in NBA tournament.
Russell Westbrook was born on November 12, 1988 in Long Beach, California to his parents. His father Russell Westbrook Jr. was also a playground star and a former Basketball player and his mother Shannon Horton was a homemaker. Westbrook was raised in Hawthorne along with his younger brother Reynard. Both the brothers are trained by their father. Russell Westbrook attended Leuzinger High School in Lawndale, California, he played well in high school, he has 5’8 frame and weighed 65 kg that time, his interest grown deeper in basketball, when his teammate and close ally, Khelcey Barrs III died. He wore zero number jersey throughout his UCLA Career. Due to his unique and explosive style of playing he got noticed and selected as number four in NBA draft in 2008 at the young age of 20.
Russell Westbrook started his professional career soon after college; he was selected fourth overall NBA draft in 2008 for “Seattle Super Sonics”, which was later named “Oklahoma City Thunder’. He rose to fame in 2009, when he scored his triple double; he ended up becoming NBA All Rookie first team, he was placed at number fourth in team. During the second team, his team got eliminated in first round by Los Angeles Lakers, but he got notices for his tremendous performance of personal score of 16.1 points. In 2011, he was selected in 2012 NBA all-star game, he managed his team to reach the finals. In 2012 he scored well and finished season with 23.2 points, which indeed is an excellent score. In 2013-14 seasons, Westbrook suffered from injury of knee, he returned in tournament, against New York Knicks, his team won the match, Westbrook scored 14 points. Russell Westbrook undergone arthroscopic surgery and made a comeback in 2014. In 2015 broke his career high record of 45 points and scored 48 points against New Orleans Pelicans. He was named All-star MVP. In 2017 he became the first ever player in NBA history to achieve the 50 point triple double score.
Apart from NBA, Russell Westbrook was also the part of American Basketball team for FIBA championship 2010, but he didn’t performed well and met expectations, which he was capable of. He was not part 2016 Olympics.
Besides his sporty career, he launched his eye wear by the name ‘Westbrook frames Eyewear’ in 2014. He has also collaborated with Barney’s store in New York City.
Russell Westbrook is a married man, he married his longtime college sweetheart his girlfriend, Nina Earl in 2015. The power couple together has a son named Noah Russell Westbrook, who was born on May 16, 2017.
Russell Westbrook is fashion admirer, his own fashion sense and appearances is very unique. He keenly attends various fashion shows, including New York fashion week and Paris fashion week.
Being deeply affected with the death of his high school mate Khelcey Barrs , Russell Westbrook wear a wristband with mark KB3 and a KB3 sneaker, offering his friend a tribute of love and remembrance.
According to media resources, Russell Westbrook has made good amount of money and goodwill from his basketball career, hisnet worth is estimated to be $150 million.