Report: OKC Thunder & Westbrook Closing in on Contract Extension
Westbrook Asked if Durant Leaving For The Warriors Made It Sting More: “Sting For Who?” (Video)
On the heels of Kevin Durant and Serge Ibaka’s departures this offseason, superstar point guard Russell Westbrook wanted OKC fans to know he was staying put for the foreseeable future. On Thursday, Westbrook signed a three-year deal worth $85 million that carries through until 2019.
During a press conference, Westbrook was asked by a reporter whether Durant leaving for Golden State made his departure “sting even more.”
Westbrook replied: “Sting for who?”
— Dime Magazine (@DimeMag) August 4, 2016