Russell Westbrook
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Russell Westbrook couldn’t hide his excitement about signing with the Los Angeles Lakers in the offseason.

Westbrook said he was ‘blessed’ and ‘thankful’ for the opportunity and is looking forward to the start of the season.

The multiple-time All-Star noted he hasn’t yet realized he signed with the Lakers, calling it a ‘surreal’ feeling.