Russell Westbrook spoke with the media prior to the Thunder’s game Sunday against the Boston Celtics for about five minutes, answering questions about why he had surgery, his recovery timetable and his future outlook.
Here’s a transcript of it:
On the reason he had a procedure this time, better known as “the area of concern”: “Just a little swelling. That’s about it.”
On why he had a procedure and didn’t just rest it: “You don’t really know either way, resting or going in and doing surgery. Me personally, I’m just trying to do what’s best for me and my body and what’s best for me in the future.” Keep Reading…