The medical-grade SURGISPAN chrome wire shelving unit range is fully adjustable so you can easily create a custom shelving solution for your medical, hospitality or coolroom storage facility. He will get more than that in free agency this summer, and any team that trades for him will have to pay enough to keep him. Los Angeles Lakers star Russell Westbrook started to bleed from his forehead after taking an elbow to the head from San Antonio Spurs forward Zach Collins on Saturday. Pacers GM Chad Buchanan already has Pettiness aside, perhaps the real question is, whats in it for the Spurs?  Westbrook finished the month of February averaging 31.2 points, 9.1 rebounds and 10.3 assists per game, and became just the second player in NBA history to average 30 points, 9 rebounds and 10 assists per game for a calendar month with at least 10 games played, joining Robertson, who accomplished the feat multiple times. Old faithful. The Los Angeles Lakers and San Antonio Spurs come together on the second blockbuster trade involving Russell Westbrook in less than a year.  With his performances in March and April, Westbrook became the first player to record at least 300 points, 150 assists, and 150 rebounds in consecutive months since Chamberlain in 1968. , Westbrook averaged 15.3 points, 5.3 assists, 4.9 rebounds, and 1.3 steals on the season. Trent is the kind of player in demand around the league a wing who can both defend and knock down 3s but whoever trades for him has to know they can re-sign and keep him this summer. This could encourage San Antonio to make a deal with the Lakers and take on the asinine and bloated Russell Westbrook or Kendrick Nunn contract., Just for taking Westbrook, the Spurs would expect a first-round pick, and if the Lakers wanted talent back as well, that would only increase the asking price. The Lakers sent the Wizards Kyle Kuzma, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Montrezl Harrell as part of the deal for Westbrook. Fully adjustable shelving with optional shelf dividers and protective shelf ledges enable you to create a customisable shelving system to suit your space and needs. Rockets Game Summary October 24, 2019 ESPN", "Russell Westbrook joins Hakeem Olajuwon (1993) as the only Rockets players with 20 points, 15 rebounds and 5 assists in a season opener in team history. , Westbrook wears a "KB3" wristband and has "KB3" on his sneakers in honor of his childhood friend Khelcey Barrs III. , On May 16, in a 115110 win over the Charlotte Hornets, the Wizards finished the season with a 3438 record and were seeded 8th to face the 7th seeded Boston Celtics in the play-in thanks to a 176 record over the last six weeks. in a collaboration with Jordan Brand.  The win automatically qualified Team USA for the 2012 Olympics in London, and they overtook Argentina for the No. With Westbrook posting a triple double with 23 points, 15 rebounds, and 10 assists, he captured his third NBA assist title, averaging a career-high 11.7 assists per game.  Two days later, in the regular season finale against the Grizzlies, Westbrook clinched a triple-double average for the second straight season. They will need to compensate teams for the talent they are sending them and surely for taking on Westbrook's salary, too. The Russell Westbrook trade was a colossal failure for the Los Angeles Lakers.  He also produced his autobiographical documentary, Passion Play: Russell Westbrook, which debuted on Showtime in 2021. For him to be at this point in his career and still be able to produce at the level at which hes producing, I think all of us just being able to witness it, be a part of it, it shows his competitive spirit. , Prior to the start of the 201314 season, Westbrook had a second surgery on his right knee, which set back his return to basketball.  On May 8, he put up 33 points, 19 rebounds, and 15 assists in a 133132 overtime win against the Pacers, notching his 181st career-triple-double to tie Robertson's record for the most career triple-doubles in NBA history. He averaged 23.6 points, 5.5 assists, 4.6 rebounds and 1.7 steals for the lockout-shortened season and was voted to the All-NBA Second Team for the second year in a row. LeBron deserves the help. So far, despite winning one title in 2020 with the superstar duo, the Lakers have been considered a disappointment, missing the playoffs twice and being bounced in the first round once since trading for AD. Westbrook returned to the lineup on February 20, 2014.  Harden spent his first three seasons in the league (20092012) on the Thunder with Westbrook, and prior to playing in Houston, they last played together in the 2012 NBA Finals. He became only the second Laker with a triple-double off the bench after Magic Johnson.  His first commercial was with the Jordan Brand and Champs in which a high school athlete purchased Jordan gear from Champs and transformed into Westbrook and won a state championship. The same can be said for any trade suitor taking on Westbrook.  Westbrook opted in to the final year of his contract for 202223, valued at $47 million. Knowing they face a real possibility of missing the playoffs again and a potentially uncertain future, the Spurs should demand unprotected first round picks or pick swaps that arent too far down the road, at a minimum.  He went on to help the Thunder win the final two games of the 201415 season, but it was not enough to position the Thunder in the playoffs, as they finished ninth in the West with a 4537 record. This fact hasnt changed. Choose from mobile bays for a flexible storage solution, or fixed feet shelving systems that can be easily relocated. Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images, Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Flipboard (Opens in new window), Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window), Click to email a link to a friend (Opens in new window), Record 68,323 fans fill Alamodome, watch Warriors run past Spurs. Spurs will set new NBA single-game attendance record Friday against Warriors NBA Power Rankings: Nuggets move into No.1 spot, Boston second, LeBron, Durant remain on top of NBA All-Star fan voting, Raptors Otto Porter out for season following surgery on left foot, Three things to Know: Lakers got the full Russell Westbrook experience. Due to their misery at the bottom of the Western Conference and not having much in the way of tradable assets, we wrote the Lakers off as trade partners for the San Antonio Spurs., That being said, the Lakers have a bloated salary, and the Spurs are below the NBAs minimum team salary. All picks and predictions are suggestions only. Despite Westbrooks resurgence as a key player for LAs second unit, its still very much possible that the Lakers jump at the opportunity to trade him should it come along. While there are usually other teams looking to save money, the idea of an unprotected Lakers pick when LeBron James is in his 40s is probably the best asset San Antonio can expect to get as a dumping ground. Could the San Antonio Spurs get involved? The deal starts with the 201819 season and delivers Westbrook the biggest guaranteed contract in NBA historysix seasons and $233 million through 202223.  He also averaged 22.2 points on 43.9% shooting and a career-high 11.5 rebounds; the Wizards finished with a 2315 record when Westbrook recorded a triple-double. Please check the opt-in box to acknowledge that you would like to subscribe. He subsequently became the first player since Michael Jordan in 1989 to have four consecutive triple-doubles, and the first since Jordan that year to have back-to-back triple-doubles with at least 40 points. On a lot of different levels. All Rights Reserved. I dont feel like I wanted to sit on that loss to Philly last night, I wanted to get that out of my tastebuds and see if we could win a ballgame tonight.. Foundation, which promotes community-based education and family service programs while pushing youngsters to be self-confident. Fischer estimates something in the Kyle Lowry extension range three years, $100 million although that may be a bit high after a down season (18.2 points per game, but more disturbingly on 37.6% shooting overall). At the halfway mark of the season, the PtR staff discusses the situation the former Spur is facing with the Hawks and looks at the wide open playoff race in the West. 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Our leaders are passionate about improving people's financial security and exceeding client expectations. There are a couple of major obstacles the teams involved would need to clear before making such a deal, though. Russell Westbrook has 11 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists. The Pacers havent made traction in trade talks for Westbrook either since their asking price for Myles Turner remains high. Pincus believes that this could re-open a path for a Russell Westbrook trade with the Los Angeles Lakers. , In 2010, he was selected to the FIBA World Championship team in Istanbul, Turkey.  It was his third career 50-point triple-double, all of which came in 201617, the most by any player in NBA history. Probably not, but nothing is off the table.  On January 10, he recorded a career-high 24 assists to go with 24 points and 13 rebounds in a 154147 double-overtime loss to the San Antonio Spurs. There are plenty of options to work with.  On October 28, he had 12 points, 13 rebounds and 13 assists in a 10169 win over the Chicago Bulls, becoming the first player in league history to record a triple-double against 29 different opponentsWestbrook had recorded a triple-double against every NBA opponent except for the Bulls prior to October 28.  He became the focal point of the team.  He moved into sole position of third on December 5, recording his 108th career triple-double with 21 points, 17 assists and 15 rebounds in a 114112 win over the Brooklyn Nets. The San Antonio Spurs, who were first floated as a Westbrook destination by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. It is ideal for use in sterile storerooms, medical storerooms, dry stores, wet stores, commercial kitchens and warehouses, and is constructed to prevent the build-up of dust and enable light and air ventilation. Meanwhile, Raptors officials have left rival front offices with the impression, sources said, it would take a haul at least in the ballpark of Atlantas offseason price for Dejounte Murray multiple unprotected first round picks for Toronto to even consider parting with OG Anunoby, a known favorite of Ujiri. , In the 201112 season, Westbrook was again selected by the coaches to participate in the 2012 NBA All-Star Game.  He joined Durant on the sidelines after Durant fractured his right foot during preseason and was ruled out for six to eight weeks. According to multiple sources, the trade that is closest to happening involves Kyrie Irving being sent to the Los Angeles Lakers and Russell Westbrook being routed to the Spurs. That, of course, has been well reported and remains a major factor in the utterly disappointing season for the Lakers. Supercharge your procurement process, with industry leading expertise in sourcing of network backbone, colocation, and packet/optical network infrastructure. , On January 20, Westbrook had 23 and 20 assists in a 148124 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers. Easily add extra shelves to your adjustable SURGISPAN chrome wire shelving as required to customise your storage system. Follow Inside The Spurs on Facebook here.  On October 27, Westbrook put up 20 points, 14 rebounds, and 10 assists in a 123115 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder and joined LeBron James, Jason Kidd, and Oscar Robertson as the only players in NBA history to record at least 7,000 career rebounds and 7,000 career assists. Buccaneers wide receiver Russell Gage was carted off the field following a lengthy delay when he suffered an injury on a hit. Westbrook set a franchise playoff scoring record and added 13 assists and 10 rebounds, marking his sixth career playoff triple-double. This Westbrook wouldn't appeal to the Spurs and would presumably take a buyout, presumably for at least the minimum he could get with another franchise (nearly $3 million). In doing so, he joined Michael Jordan as the only other player to post those numbers in a playoff game. The move reunited Westbrook with former teammate James Harden; they both expressed mutual interest and enthusiasm in playing together at this stage in their careers.  He was named to the NBA's NBA All-Rookie First Team. Westbrook grew to his adult height of 6ft 3in (1.91m) that same summer. Dan Snyder has no interest selling Commanders to Jeff Bezos?  He was not named to the 2021 All-Star Game, missing it for the first time since 2014. [ January 17, 2023 ] This Raptors-Suns Trade Features Fred VanVleet NBA Rumors.  Westbrook went on to tie Robertson's single-season record of 41 triple-doubles on April 4 against the Milwaukee Bucks. Vegas even has even given the Spurs the third-best odds to acquire him, for people who bet on that sort of thing. *LAL and TOR would have to swap irrelevant picks/cash to make a deal work because each team must swap pieces with every team involved. Fairly or not, one player taking the brunt of blame for their slow start is Russell Westbrook, whose shooting struggles (28.9 percent from the field, 8.3 percent from three in 3 games) and poor shot selection stand out amidst a slew of other problems. However, the Clippers need a spark and their two best players to be on the court consistently, but thats another issue entirely and Shams Charania of The Athletic reports they are willing to trade Wall to get it in the form of a backup big.  In the Thunder's regular-season finale on April 10 against the Milwaukee Bucks, Westbrook posted his 34th triple-double of the season to reach 138 for his career, tying Magic Johnson for second place on the career triple-double list. Hornets get: Russell Westbrook, 2027 1st, 2023 2nd; Lakers get: Gordon Hayward, Kelly Oubre Jr., Mason Plumlee. Call 1-800-GAMBLER. AZ, CO, CT, IL, IN, IA, KS, LA, (select parishes), MD, MI, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, TN, VA, WV, WY, CA-ONT only.Eligibility restrictions apply. , Westbrook was selected 4th overall in the 2008 NBA draft by the Seattle SuperSonics, which then relocated to Oklahoma City and became the Thunder six days later.  On the day after his Christmas-day game, it was announced that Westbrook would undergo arthroscopic surgery on his right knee and would be out until after the All-Star break. The Nets don't want to retain Kyrie Irving, and the Lakers are the only team interested in adding him via a trade. The Thunder were eliminated by the eventual champion Los Angeles Lakers in the first round. WebRussell Westbrook III (born November 12, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He moved into a tie for third place on the NBA list for triple-doubles, with the 107th of his career matching Jason Kidd's total. Despite his efforts, the Thunder lost 115111 to go down 20 in the series. A  After starting the season with an 812 record, the Thunder improved to 2015 with a 124107 win over the Toronto Raptors on December 27.  In a Game 4 loss, Westbrook scored a playoff career-high 43 points. Approach. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, call 1-800-GAMBLER. It was also the most points by any player with a triple-double since Larry Bird also scored 49 in 1992. 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Jakob Poeltl and Josh Richardson are helpful veteran talents for a contender, but each is on expiring contracts. LeBron is now 316 points shy of the NBAs all-time scoring record a record once thought unbreakable held by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.  In 202021, Westbrook averaged a triple-double for the fourth time in five seasons, and he passed Robertson for the most career triple-doubles in NBA history.. The problem lies in Brooklyn's similar disinterest in employing Westbrook at a $47 million salary.  Westbrook finished as the league leader in assists, averaging 10.3 per game, and he was named to the All-NBA Second Team. Here is the latest on where things stand with them, according to a report from Jake Fischer of Yahoo Sports. Both VanVleet and the Raptors agreed to shelve extension talks until after the season. Click here. , The suspension of the 201920 NBA season began in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States.  After being injured the previous year, Westbrook returned to the All-Star game in 2015. Russell Westbrook decided to isolate on Joel Embiid. As of May10, 2021[update], his 182 regular season triple-doubles are the most in NBA history, and his 10 playoff triple-doubles are tied for fourth-most all time. No one should expect to make money from the picks and predictions discussed on this website. According to multiple sources, the trade that is closest to happening involves Kyrie Irving being sent to the Los Angeles Lakers and Russell Westbrook being routed to the Spurs. Russell Westbrook III (born November 12, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). With an overhead track system to allow for easy cleaning on the floor with no trip hazards. Gambling problem? The San Antonio Spurs have yet to leverage their salary cap flexibility to take on negatively valued contracts while being compensated with draft capital. In Westbrook's first game back, he led the Thunder to a win over the Knicks with 32 points. In the proposed trade scenario by Teape, the Lakers would be sending He would swiftly negotiate a buyout or be Its no secret he needs a change of scenery after a tumultuous first season in LA and although the Spurs arent expected to be contending, hed be coached by Gregg Popovich. (Although I personally want the Spurs to keep Poeltl.). The Thunder made a huge turnaround by more than doubling their wins from the previous season and qualified for the playoffs with a 5032 record. It includes a player option on the 202223 season. It is refreshing to receive such great customer service and this is the 1st time we have dealt with you and Krosstech. 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He spent the 2021-22 season as a player development assistant with the Brooklyn Nets. All advice, including picks and predictions, is based on individual commentators opinions and not that of Minute Media or its related brands. According to multiple sources, the trade that is closest to happening involves Kyrie Irving being sent to the Los Angeles Lakers and Russell Westbrook being routed to the Spurs. However, given the position the Spurs have found themselves in as we approach the February trade deadline, it seems that there is now a realistic path for Russ to San Antonio. Get compelling NBA news, trade rumors, and viral buzz delivered right to your inbox with the Clutch newsletter. He said a common theme of their meetings was "sacrifice". Pacers, Spurs and Jazz the most 'obvious' partners in Russell Westbrook trade? San Antonio could definitely use another point guard after they shipped Dejounte Murray off to the Atlanta Hawks and perhaps Russell Westbrook could be the answer. He moved into fourth place for most triple-doubles in NBA history with 79, surpassing Chamberlain's 78. Monday, LeBron was +19 again and scored a season-high 48 points in a game the Lakers won by eight (over the team on an 11-game losing streak). It's no secret the Lakers have an interest in acquiring Myles Turner and Buddy Hield from the Indiana Pacers. "The trade that's closest to happening involves Kyrie Irving being sent to the Los Angeles Lakers and Russell Westbrook being routed to the Spurs," he says. Per an NBA source, any Westbrook deal for the Lakers, league-wide, starts with a first-round pick. Behind Ivica Zubac, the Clippers have relied heavily on two-way big man Moses Brown but have also looked into a more accomplished center.  On March 30, 2021, Westbrook became the first player since Magic Johnson in 1988 to record a 301020 triple double with 35 points, a then season-high 21 assists, and 14 rebounds in a 132124 win over the Indiana Pacers. Expect a lot more Poeltl rumors between now and Feb. 9. Will a team currently stuck in the middle somewhere Masai Ujiri will not let the team live will make a dramatic move to pivot at the trade deadline? ATLANTA The Atlanta Hawks promoted Kyle Korver to assistant general manager as they continue to remodel their front office. Your message has not been sent. Utah wouldnt have to eat Robinsons long-term money, so the Lakers would only have to trade one of their future firsts. Expert architecture and design solutions for private carriers, next-generation metro and long-haul optical networks, ultra low-latency networks, and Internet backbones. He finished fourth in the 200809 NBA Rookie of the Year voting behind Rookie of the Year winner Derrick Rose (Chicago Bulls), O. J. Mayo (Memphis Grizzlies) and Brook Lopez (New Jersey Nets). One of the seasons better stories is John Walls return. Lets rank the NFL teams still standing in the divisional round. In July, Westbrook tested positive for COVID-19. pic.twitter.com/WTGBm9EfYP. At the end of the year, he was named All-Pac-10 Third Team and won the Pac-10 Defensive Player of the Year. On a team without a single member from its 2008 Olympic gold-medal team, Westbrook was considered a star on the team. It was then revealed the next day that he had suffered a slight tear in his right meniscus. " He signed with PepsiCo to become the global face of Mountain Dew Kickstart. It was downright ugly at times, but the Spurs found a way to win a chippy, entertaining game against the Nets. Jeff Bezos reportedly has not placed bid , 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 254 record. November 22, 2022 The Los Angeles Lakers have recently brought former MVP point guard Russell Westbrook off the bench, and it has been a good fit for the team. Bleacher Report's Eric Pincus dove deep into the mechanics of a possible three-team deal from there, and in essence, the ice relies on the roughly $37 million worth of cap space the Spurs are capable of creating.