NBA Trade News: Russell Westbrook to NY Knicks, Tyson Chandler to OKC Thunder; Blockbuster Deal That Should Happen Before Trade Deadline
The Thunder aren’t trading Russell Westbrook. Under any circumstance. It’s not happening. Therefore, any subsequent thing that involves his name and the word “trade” in it should be ignored entirely, unless you just enjoy wild, pointless speculation
Most of you understand this. But I get enough tweets, enough emails and enough texts asking, “Any truth to the Westbrook/Knicks deal?” that makes me think that a lot still don’t. Not every trade rumor is created equal, especially ones that are completely based on one random dude’s speculation.
So where did this nonsense trade “rumor” originate from and why are your friends texting you about it right now? And how does it go from nothing to people repeating it as if it’s real? Keep Reading…