Russell Westbrook is one of the most polarizing players in the NBA. You are either a fan of Russell Westbrook and defend him a ton. Or you hate how he plays and criticize him for chasing stats and say he’s a “tough teammate”. There is one thing however that I personally love about Westbrook. And that’s his old school mentality and how he he seems to have a HUGE chip on his shoulder. Today; Russ talked about how he deals with the haters and his answer is gold:
Russell Westbrook on blocking out the haters ?
? : @EyeAmTruth
— Sports ON Tap (@SONTHighlights) February 13, 2019
Or if you don’t want to actually listen to the video right now:
Russell Westbrook on not paying attention to criticism: “I’ve been blessed with the talent to not give a f—.”
— Royce Young (@royceyoung) February 13, 2019
With Paul George and Russell Westbrook looking like one of the best 1-2 punches in the league. It seems hard to continue to hate on Russ, but it seems like the haters are still in his ears.