Recognized professional American Basketball player was born in Long Beach, California. He is the son of loving mother and a former basketball player father. He received his secondary education from High School and then went to the University. During university, he played two basketball seasons and proved himself a good player. Eight years ago, Russell Westbrook turned professional and started playing basketball for ‘Seattle Supersonics’, after which the team adapts a new name ‘Oklahoma City Thunder’. Six years ago, he was drafted as the best rookie and was enrolled in the NBA Rookie Team of the Year. Before three years he suffered a swear injury but that injury even not stopped him from continuous success.
Current Contract Detail: Recently, 27 years old player has signed another huge dealing with Oklahoma City Thunder for the next three years extension of approximately $ 86 Million. He is one of the most dominant players of the NBA. Besides the titles and honors he has achieved a lot. He is also demanded many famous brands. Detail of Russell Westbrook salary in Upcoming year 2017 is here with his endorsements earnings.
According to the resources
- Total Net Worth = $ 55 million
Annual Earnings: $25.7 Million
Further it’s come from
- Salary: $16.7 M
- Endorsements income: $9 M
Expected Upcoming Salary for 2017: $26 Million
Note: Endorsements income is not include in this amount.
He is the face of many international companies that includes
- Jordan Brands
- Kings and Jaxs Boxer Briefs
It is officially announced that in future he will also starred in the energy drink commercials. Besides the promotion, it is believed that during 2018-2019, he will earn $ 30.6 million from the dealing if he will not opt out from the contract.
Six years ago he also joined FIBA World Championship and in the back, he brought the gold medal to his home. In past, he participated in the summer Olympics and achieved the gold medal. He is given by the five times NBA All Star and two times by the MVP. In addition, during his career, he was connected with ALL-NBA Team for the five times. Till now he has spent eight significant seasons with same team. From last month rumors were revolved that he is switching from his team but again he remains with same team.