|Sep. 29 12:28 PM PT1:28 PM MT2:28 PM CT3:28 PM ET19:28 GMT3:28 12:28 PM MST2:28 PM EST23:28 UAE21:2815:28 ET2:28 PM CTNaN:� - Westbrook once again signaled his loyalty to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday when the reigning NBA MVP signed a five-year, $205 million deal. The deal begins with the 2018-19 season, and puts Westbrook under contract with the Thunder through the 2022-23 campaign.
Analysis: Westbrook is coming off a historic season in which he averaged 31.6 points, 10.7 rebounds and 10.4 assists and set an NBA record with 42 triple-doubles. He broke the mark of Oscar Robertson (1962) and joined the Hall of Famer as the only players to average a triple-double over an entire season. The six-time All-Star won his second scoring crown and scored 40 or more points on 18 occasions.