How Russell Westbrook Became the Most Valuable Pick

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How Russell Westbrook Became the Most Valuable Pick

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The Seattle SuperSonics were on the clock. They had the fourth pick in the 2008 NBA draft, and it was time to make up their minds: Were they really prepared to select Russell Westbrook?

The Sonics had spent months studying Westbrook because he was a highly unconventional choice. Westbrook barely had experience at his projected NBA position, and there wasn’t much data to predict his future. Most experts pegged Westbrook as a…

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