Kendrick Perkins Gets Giddy While Speaking On Russell Westbrook Trade
Written by B87FM on July 30, 2021
Russell Westbrook is likely one of the greatest level guards in all the NBA, and now, he’ll get to play for the Los Angeles Lakers. Seemingly out of nowhere yesterday, it was revealed that the Lakers have been in talks with the Washington Wizards to amass Westbrook in change for Kyle Kuzma, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Montrezl Harrell, and the 22nd general decide within the NBA Draft. Ultimately, the deal was made official, and now, Russell Westbrook will get to play alongside superstars like LeBron James and Anthony Davis.
There is no such thing as a denying the truth that the Lakers are an excellent crew, nonetheless, there are nonetheless some folks on the market who’re doubting whether or not or not this association of gamers will work. On the opposite aspect of the equation, there are many different analysts who love this transfer, together with Kendrick Perkins of ESPN.
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“Russell Westbrook has by no means performed with a giant like Anthony Davis,” Westbrook stated. “Good luck to attempt to cease that decide and roll with Russell Westbrook and Anthony Davis. LeBron James wants Russell Westbrook for the straightforward indisputable fact that he’s getting up in age. Russell Westbrook remains to be 32, which signifies that he’s nonetheless in his prime… I see the Lakers popping out of the West, and I see them profitable the title.”
Evidently, Perkins is worked up concerning the arrival of his former teammate in Los Angeles. Since becoming a member of ESPN, Perkins has at all times had a pro-LeBron and pro-Westbrook slant, so it ought to come as no shock that he’s taking this aspect forward of the brand new season.
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