Russell Westbrook
Point Guard
Drafted: Round 1 (#4 overall), 2008
Experience: 11 Years
College: California-Los Angeles
Contract: 5 yr(s) / $206,794,070 Signing Bonus - Average Salary$41,358,814 Free Agent:2023 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
2018 Contract details by year 29 $35,654,150 $35,654,150
2019 Contract details by year 30 $38,506,482 $38,506,482
2020 Contract details by year 31 $41,358,814 $41,358,814
2021 Contract details by year 32 $44,211,146 $44,211,146
2022 Contract details by year 33 $47,063,478 $47,063,478
Contract Notes:
  • 2022 Player Option
  • 15% Trade Kicker [voided via HOU-OKC 2019 trade: over max]
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $3,493,680 - - $3,493,680
2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $3,755,640 - - $3,755,640
2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $4,017,720 - - $4,017,720
2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $4,090,724 - - $4,090,724
2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $13,668,750 - - $13,668,750
2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $14,693,906 - - $14,693,906
2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $15,719,062 - - $15,719,062
2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $16,744,218 - - $16,744,218
2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $26,540,100 - - $26,540,100
2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $28,530,608 - - $28,530,608
2018-2019 Player Cash Earnings $35,654,150 - - $35,654,150
2019-2020 Player Cash Earnings $38,506,482 - - $38,506,482
12 seasons $205,415,040 - - $205,415,040

Cap Hit

#2
Point Guard
#1
Houston Rockets
#2
NBA

AAV

#2
Point Guard
#3
NBA

Cash

#2
Point Guard
#2
NBA
  • Jan 22 2020

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during DEN-HOU game

  • Jan 18 2020

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during LAL-HOU game

  • Jan 15 2020

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during POR-HOU game

  • Jan 3 2020

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during PHI-HOU game

  • Dec 28 2019

    Fined $2,000 for ejection from BKN-HOU game

  • Dec 28 2019

    Fined $6,000 for two technical fouls during BKN-HOU game

  • Dec 19 2019

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-LAC game

  • Nov 30 2019

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during ATL-HOU game

  • Nov 27 2019

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-HOU game

  • Nov 13 2019

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-HOU game

  • Oct 28 2019

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-HOU game

  • Jul 16 2019

    Traded to Houston (HOU) from Oklahoma City (OKC) for Chris Paul, 2024 1st round pick [top-4 protected, conveys to HOU 2024 and 2025 second-round picks] , 2026 1st round pick [top-4 protected, conveys to HOU 2026 second-round pick and $1 million in cash] , 2021 1st round pick [pick swap - top-4 protected, OKC receives most favorable of HOU picks, HOU receives least favorable of OKC picks] and 2025 1st round pick [pick swap - top-10 protected ]

  • Apr 19 2019

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during POR-OKC game (playoff)

  • Mar 31 2019

    Fined $5,000 for technical foul during DAL-OKC game

  • Mar 17 2019

    Suspended 1 game (forfeit $245,891) for 16th Technical Foul

  • Mar 16 2019

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during GSW-OKC game

  • Mar 12 2019

    Fined $25,000 for verbal altercation with fan during OKC-UTH game

  • Mar 8 2019

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-LAC game

  • Mar 3 2019

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during MEM-OKC game

  • Mar 2 2019

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-SAS game

  • Feb 23 2019

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAC-OKC game

  • Dec 30 2018

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-DAL game

  • Dec 17 2018

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during CHI-OKC game

  • Dec 14 2018

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during OKC-DEN game

  • Dec 12 2018

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during OKC-NOP game

  • Dec 5 2018

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-BKN game

  • Nov 30 2018

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during ATL-OKC game

  • Nov 1 2018

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-CHA game

  • Oct 30 2018

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-OKC game

  • Oct 28 2018

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during PHX-OKC game

  • Apr 24 2018

    Fined $10,000 for altercation with Rudy Gobert during OKC-UTH game

  • Mar 25 2018

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during POR-OKC game

  • Mar 3 2018

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-POR game

  • Feb 13 2018

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during CLE-OKC game

  • Jan 30 2018

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-WAS game

  • Jan 28 2018

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during PHI-OKC game

  • Jan 15 2018

    Fined $6,000 for two technical fouls during SAC-OKC game

  • Jan 15 2018

    Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from SAC-OKC game

  • Dec 27 2017

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during TOR-OKC game

  • Dec 22 2017

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during ATL-OKC game

  • Dec 15 2017

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during OKC-PHI game

  • Dec 5 2017

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during UTH-OKC game

  • Nov 22 2017

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-OKC game

  • Nov 5 2017

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-POR game

  • Nov 3 2017

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during BOS-OKC game

  • Sep 29 2017

    Signed a 5 year $206.8 million contract extension (Designated Veteran Player Extension) with Oklahoma City (OKC)

  • Sep 29 2017

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-HOU game (playoff)

  • Apr 21 2017

    Fined $15,000 for using inappropriate language during a postgame media interview after OKC-HOU game

  • Mar 20 2017

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during GSW-OKC game

  • Mar 5 2017

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-DAL game

  • Mar 3 2017

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-PHX game

  • Feb 26 2017

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during NOP-OKC game

  • Jan 15 2017

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-SAC game

  • Jan 4 2017

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during OKC-CHA game

  • Jan 1 2017

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during LAC-OKC game

  • Dec 29 2016

    Fined $3,000 for two technical fouls during OKC-MEM game

  • Dec 29 2016

    Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from OKC-MEM game

  • Dec 25 2016

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during MIN-OKC game

  • Dec 17 2016

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during PHX-OKC game

  • Dec 11 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during BOS-OKC game

  • Nov 30 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during WAS-OKC game

  • Nov 26 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DET-OKC game

  • Nov 5 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIN-OKC game

  • Aug 4 2016

    Agreed to a 3 year $86 million contract with Oklahoma City (OKC)

  • May 12 2016

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAS-OKC game (playoff)

  • May 8 2016

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAS-OKC game (playoff)

  • Apr 30 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-SAS game (playoff)

  • Apr 24 2016

    Fined $25,000 for directing inappropriate language toward a fan during OKC-DAL game (playoff)

  • Apr 23 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-DAL game (playoff)

  • Apr 11 2016

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during LAL-OKC game

  • Mar 26 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAS-OKC game

  • Dec 13 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during UTH-OKC game

  • Nov 15 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during BOS-OKC game

  • Nov 2 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-HOU game

  • Nov 1 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DEN-OKC game

  • Mar 29 2015

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-PHX game

  • Mar 11 2015

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during LAL-OKC game

  • Feb 26 2015

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-PHX game

  • Feb 24 2015

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during IND-OKC game

  • Jan 21 2015

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-WAS game

  • Jan 18 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-ORL game

  • Jan 2 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during WAS-OKC game

  • Dec 31 2014

    Fined $6,000 for two technical fouls during PHX-OKC game

  • Dec 31 2014

    Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from PHX-OKC game

  • Dec 25 2014

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during OKC-SAS game

  • Dec 23 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during POR-OKC game

  • Dec 14 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during PHX-OKC game

  • Dec 12 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-MIN game

  • Dec 5 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-PHI game

  • Dec 2 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-NOP game

  • May 25 2014

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAS-OKC game (playoff)

  • May 11 2014

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-LAC game (playoff)

  • May 7 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-OKC game (playoff)

  • May 1 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-MEM game (playoff)

  • Apr 11 2014

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during NOLA-OKC game

  • Apr 3 2014

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAS-OKC game

  • Mar 28 2014

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAC-OKC game

  • Mar 9 2014

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during OKC-LAL game

  • Mar 6 2014

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during OKC-PHX game

  • Feb 20 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-OKC game

  • Nov 18 2013

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DEN-OKC game

  • Nov 10 2013

    Fined $2,000 for ejection (after double technical) from WAS-OKC game

  • Nov 10 2013

    Fined $4,000 for two technical fouls during WAS-OKC game

  • Nov 6 2013

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-OKC game

  • Dec 9 2012

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during IND-OKC game

  • Nov 16 2012

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-NOH game

  • Jan 19 2012

    Signed a 5 year $78.6 million maximum rookie scale extension with Oklahoma City (OKC)

  • Oct 25 2010

    Oklahoma City exercised $5.08 million option for 2011-2012

  • Oct 23 2009

    Oklahoma City exercised $4 million option for 2010-2011

  • Jul 4 2008

    Signed a 2 year $7.25 million contract with Seattle (SEA)

  • Jun 26 2008

    Drafted by Seattle (SEA): Round 1 (#4 overall)