There are a number of groups which might be nonetheless excited about Russell Westbrook.
Russell Westbrook and the Los Angeles Lakers have seemingly been on the verge of divorce for quite some time now. The connection has appeared fractured at occasions, particularly because the Lakers have been on the lookout for commerce companions on quite a few events. For now, Russ should begin the season with the Lakers, but the fact remains that the Lakers still want to look elsewhere.
Over the previous few weeks, it has been revealed that groups just like the Utah Jazz have been at one level speaking about Russ. Now, it’s being reported that one other Western Convention group inquired about Russ. That group simply so occurs to be the San Antonio Spurs, who look like within the midst of a rebuild.
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Spurstalk reporter LJ Ellis just lately wrote that “If the Lakers determine to commerce Westbrook sooner or later down the road, the Spurs stay one of many few groups within the league open to such a deal.”
That is clearly excellent news for the Lakers because it means they’ll maintain their choices open, shifting ahead. Having stated that, the Spurs haven’t got a ton of nice belongings proper now which implies the Lakers may very well be getting the uncooked finish of the deal, in the long run.
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