Russell Westbrook you plan to exercise the option of your contract (‘player option’) by which could unilaterally renew one more season con Los Angeles Lakers in exchange of €47.1 million.
Chain ESPN post that Thad FoucherWestbrook’s agent, plans to submit the documentation for the player to continue with the Lakers for the 2022-2023 season.
Westbrook, who has four teams in four seasons, faces the last year of his millionaire contract of five seasons and 206 million dollars.
For the 2021-2021 season, the 33-year-old point guard earned 44.2 million from the Lakers.
USA BRAND points out that Westbrook practically I had no other option to aspire to a similar contract outside the Lakers.
The failure of Westbrook’s Lakers (he lowered his averages), LeBron James and Anthony Davis
In his 14 seasons in the NBA Russell Westbrook has averages of 22.8 points, 7.4 rebounds and 8.4 assists in more than 1,000 games, numbers higher than 18.5 points (29.8% in triples) , 7.4 rebounds and 7.1 assists that he averaged in the 78 games he played with the Lakers (he only played 21 games with LeBron James and Anthony Davis).
The Lakers led by Russell Westbrook, LeBron James and Anthony Davis had a poor season in which they failed to qualify for the NBA Playoffs with a balance of 33 wins and 49 losses.