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.