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NBA’s Russell Westbrook, former UCLA Bruin, gets paid

Although this blog is pretty current-Bruin-centric, it must be noted whenever one of the members of our incredibly-extended family achieves something awesome.

Today, UCLA Bruin Russell Westbrook did that. Dude’s getting paid:

The max contract, you guys. That’s a hell of an accomplishment. And it’s well-deserved, too: Westbrook has established himself as an elite point guard in a league chock full of awesome guard play. Sure, he’s had his bumps, but he’s transitioning from being an off-guard in Westwood to being the on-ball guard with the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Of course, there are some opponents. Really, really stupid opponents. Let’s take care of them, after the jump.

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