Russell Westbrook is a professional basketball player who plays in the National Basketball Association. 

On November 12, 1988, he was born in Long Beach, California, to his parents, Shannon Horton and Russell Westbrook. 

As of May 2022, he is 33 years of age. Soon after his birth, the family moved to Los Angeles.

Raynard, his younger brother, was also trained by his father, who used to create drills to teach his sons about basketball. 

His educational institution was 'Leuzinger High School.' Even though his sons spent a lot of time playing basketball, his mother ensured they did well in school. 

He became only the second player in NBA history to record the most triple-doubles in a single 'NBA' season in 2017.

Because of his height, muscular body, and 'unique' dress sense, he receives much attention. His height of 1.91 metres plays an integral part in his success.

While he was with the Oklahoma City Thunder, he earned one of the most lucrative contracts in NBA history, at $205 million.

his net worth is expected to reach over $170 million in 2022. He is one of the richest and most influential basketball players in the world.