Russell Westbrook faced a lot of backlash from home fans on Saturday night, even though the Lakers beat the Knicks in a thrilling game where they overcame a 21-point deficit and won the game. won in extra time. It seemed the Lakers fans were completely fed up with the shots he missed during key moments of the game.
Westbrook struggled to earn points against the Knicks as he finished with a 1 to 10 goal and a -24 plus. In the second quarter, when the former MVP tried to do a jump jump and miserably missed, the fans pissed off and they started booing and taunting him.
This is the most humiliating night for the nine times star even Lakers coach Frank Vogel replaced him and did not allow him to play overtime. Westbrook did not perform well in the opening match and scored only 5 points. While his performance and fan behavior were noted by Colin Cowherd, who later said that Russell Westbrook was a “Overhyped Player.”
Colin Cowherd delves into Russell Westbrook by calling him an unworthy star
Recently on the Herd podcast, Colin Cowherd delved into Russell Westbrook after he was booed by Lakers fans while explaining that he never deserved to be a star player. He say, “Fans are booing and mocking him right now, and YOU are partly to blame because you put him in a stratosphere he never deserved to be in.”
Furthermore, Cowherd also explains why Westbrook is not a good player and he never delivers when his team needs him most. He say, “Westbrook has never worked in the knockout stages, losing control, being ineffective when there is a problem, not being able to shoot and turn things upside down.”
Colin also added, “He’s just aged poorly and more than he’s always been.” Colin explained that Westbrook’s career was based on his athletic background and that as he aged very poorly, he was unable to feature in the game for the Lakers.
Ultimately, Collin unmasked Russell Westbrook and disagreed with the media and fans by comparing him to the NBA’s star players. He say, “The media and fans have built Westbrook beyond what he is.” Colin then added, “Westbrook has never been on the level of a leader like Chris Paul, a playmaker like Steph Curry, Magic Johnson or Isiah Thomas.”
Furthermore, the Lakers star guard has not made any comebacks on Colin Cowherd’s statements but is certain that he needs to work on his game, or else in the future he will. will face much criticism and shame from NBA fans.
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