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Rockets trade for Russell Westbrook

Chris Paul and draft picks to OKC

July 11, 2019 - 8:01 pm

HOUSTON (SportsRadio 610) - The Houston Rockets have traded the Oklahoma City Thunder for Russell Westbrook, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

The Rockets send guard Chris Paul, their first-round picks in 2024 and 2026, and pick swaps in 2021 and 2025, according to sources.

OKC general manager, Sam Presti, has acquired eight additional first-round draft picks with deals trading Paul George to the Los Angeles Clippers, Jerami Grant to the Denver Nuggets, and Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets.