In just five seasons, Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook has earned a reputation as one of the league’s most elite point guards, joining the ranks of the best NBA players to never win a championship with Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony and Chris Paul.
Westbrook has been selected as an NBA All-Star and also named as a member of the All-NBA Second Team on three straight occasions, and he’s only getting better. In the 2013 Playoffs, Westbrook averaged a career postseason high of 24 points per game, and his regular season numbers have been on a steady incline as well. As we look back on his greatest games, including triple-doubles and high scoring performances, these are The Sneakers Worn for Russell Westbrook’s Defining Moments.
Riley Jones is a freelance writer from Charlottesville, VA and contributor to Sneaker Report. With an unshakable affinity for basketball and all things ’90s, he can be found on Twitter @rchrstphr.