Russell Westbrook on Signing $220 Million Extension: ‘I Haven’t Even Thought About That’
Russell Westbrook will be eligible to sign an extension with the Thunder this summer worth about $220 million over five years.
When asked about the possibility of signing a long-term deal during his exit interview on Wednesday, Westbrook said he hasn’t given it any thought.
“I haven’t thought about anything. Obviously, everybody knows that I like Oklahoma City and I love being here. I love everybody here.
“I haven’t even thought about that.
“But obviously, Oklahoma City is the place that I want to be.”
Russ’ season ended on Tuesday in a 99-105 loss in Houston. Westbrook averaged 37.4 points on 30.4 field-goal attempts in the series.