14 Things You May Not Have Known About Russell Westbrook

Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook is without question one of the best players in the NBA. The 6’3 point guard can do it all, filling up the stat sheet on a nightly basis, while playing the game with an incredible level of intensity. The LA area native stands as one of the world’s most interesting athletes, both on and off the court.  Here are 14 things you may not have known about the perennial NBA All-Star. 

Westbrook’s Ongoing Tribute To A Childhood Friend

Westbrook wears the initials KB3 on his wristbands and sneakers in honor of close childhood friend Khelcey Barrs III, who passed away suddenly in 2004, during a pickup basketball game. Barrs was found to have an enlarged heart.

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