Thursday, October 11, 2012
Russell Westbrook signs with Jordan Brand
By Playbook Trending
Oklahoma City point guard Russell Westbrook signed a multiyear deal with Jordan Brand.
Today, Jordan Brand, a division of Nike, announced the signing of Oklahoma City guard Russell Westbrook to a multiyear endorsement agreement. Westbrook was named to the 2011-12 All-NBA second team after helping the Thunder reach their first NBA Finals appearance since moving to Oklahoma City.
“We are very excited to welcome Russell to the Jordan family,” NBA Hall of Famer Michael Jordan said in a statement. “Russell’s style, both on and off the court, combined with his love and dedication to the game make him a perfect fit for the Jordan Brand. We love the drive and passion for basketball that Russell brings.”