The Cleveland Cavaliers are looking to trade Andre Drummond.
But Westbrook, with his consistent overall production on both ends of the floor has shown that his impact on games transcends mere scoring, even though it hasn't led to much playoff success either. All-time, he may come out the better point guard, but only by the smallest of margins.
Devastating dunks, highlight passes and a competitive edge that even all-time greats like Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant have commented on. But there is an undeniable frustration that comes along with watching him play, especially when you root for him. But before that, let's consider where Russell Westbrook was before he arrived in the NBA journey.
There are some stars who get riddled with consecutive injuries, while there are others who just don't pan out with their respective teams. With that said, let's take a look at the five worst contracts heading into the upcoming 2020-21 NBA season.
When the NBA offseason had started to calm down, the biggest trade of this peculiarly timed winter break was announced.
An exceptional playmaker who can also shoot and defend is the perfect archetype for a guard in today's positionless basketball. Cunningham will be the face of the 2021 draft class, and these NBA teams should tank to nab his elite services.
In the midst of free agency chaos, Washington Wizards guard John Wall requested a trade. Wall has not played an NBA game since Boxing Day 2018.
The Washington Wizards will enter the 2020 NBA Draft armed with the 9th selection. It's not a glamorous pick, but it's not like there is a large gap between the Top 5 and the lottery prospects this year.
Team general manager Elton Brand already emphasized that he is not open to letting go of All-Stars Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid, which should mean that the members of the Sixers' supporting cast are up for grabs.
The Los Angeles Clippers have landed Isaiah Thomas and Marcus Morris in a three-team trade, as reported by Adrian Wojnarowski.
Chicago Bulls acquired small forward Otto Porter Jr. from the Washington Wizards in a trade on Thursday, as reported by Shams Charania.
Washington Wizards point guard John Wall has ruptured his Achilles tendon, ruling him out for a further 12 months. Wall will have surgery to repair the injury and was suffering with an infection after having surgery in January.
Washington Wizards defeated the New York Knicks 101-100 at the O2 Arena on Thursday night.
The Washington Wizards and New York Knicks meet at London's O2 Arena on Thursday. Tip-off is at 8pm.
Washington Wizards are at risk of falling out of the playoff race after John Wall has been ruled out for the remainder of the NBA season.