Russell Westbrook
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The Los Angeles Lakers made a blockbuster move as they acquired Russell Westbrook via a trade to form a super team with LeBron James and Anthony Davis.

According to NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski, the nine-time All-Star was “enthusiastic” about joining a team from his hometown and the deal was finalized quickly.

This past season, Russ averaged a triple-double of 22.2 points, 11.5 rebounds and 11.7 assists per game for the Washington Wizards.