Russell Westbrook Bio: Net Worth, Wife, NBA & Early Life

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Russell Westbrook III, an American professional basketball player, is now a point guard for Los Angeles Lakers. He has changed three teams in three years; he was traded to the Houston Rockets in 2019 and then to the Washington Wizards in 2020. After a season with the Wizards, he ended up with the Lakers in 2021.

He started his career in the NBA with Oklahoma City Thunder.

He was the Most Valuable Player in 2017.

On top of that, he is a nine-time NBA All-Star and two-time NBA All-Star Game MVP. He also received two gold medals with the United States national team.

Russell Westbrook (Source: Wikipedia)
Russell Westbrook (Source: Wikipedia)

Besides that, he is known as the husband of former basketball player Nina Earl. She played collegiate basketball for the University of California, Los Angeles.

Despite much anticipation from the media and fans, she did not join the WNBA.

With his basketball skills and hard work, it is no surprise that he is one of the world’s highest-paid athletes.

According to Forbes, he ranked number 12 worldwide and was also one of 2020’s highest-paid NBA players.

In Lakers history, he became the first player to put multiple triple-doubles off the bench in 2022.

Before getting into details about the former Rockets’ point guard’s life and career, here are some quick facts about him.

Quick Facts | Russell Westbrook

Full Name Russell Westbrook III
Birth Date November 12, 1988
Birth Place Long Beach, California, The United States
Nick Name Beastbrook
Religion Christian
Nationality American
Ethnicity African American
Education University Of California, Los Angeles
Horoscope Scorpio
Father’s Name Russell Westbrook Jr.
Mother’s Name Shannon Horton
Siblings One; Raynard Westbrook
Age 35 Years Old
Height 6 feet 3 inches (190 cm) (1.90 m)
Weight 200 lbs (91 kgs)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Brown
Build Athletic
Profession NBA Player
Current Team Los Angeles Lakers
Position Point Guard
Active Years 2008 – Present
Marital Status Married
Wife Nina Earl
Kids Three; Noah, Skye, And Jordyn Westbrook
Net Worth $170 Million – $200 Million
Social Media Instagram, Twitter
Merch PosterBook, Rookie Card
Last Update May 2024
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