Russell Westbrook is in the midst of renegotiating his contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder to stay through 2019. It looks like all the rumors of Westbrook leaving can finally be put to rest as it looks like the young all-star will be staying in the town that drafted him,
Details of his contract are below:
Per our report on Westbrook/OKC discussions, there's significant momentum toward a 3-year, $85M agreement – with player option for 2018-'19
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) August 4, 2016
With Westbrook staying with the Thunder for two-three more years, they will need to bring in another all-star to compete with Golden State Warriors’ super team. We will update with more details as it comes along. Please leave a comment on your opinion of this signing.