Twitter Reaction: Westbrook inks monster extension on Durant’s birthday

Tim and Sid discuss whether they're surprised Russell Westbrook chose to commit to the Thunder after signing a 5-year $205M extension.

Just a few days after making waves with the acquisition of Carmelo Anthony, the Oklahoma City Thunder shook the basketball world once again on Friday.

This time, it was one of the names already on the roster turning heads, as reports surfaced that the club has inked Russell Westbrook to a monster five-year, $205-million extension.

With the deal in tow, Westbrook now owns the richest contract in NBA history, sitting at a total of six years, $233 million.

Here’s how the basketball world reacted to the news: