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Vote: Weigh in on Russell Westbrook's contract extension

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Westbrook using extension as way to troll KD? (2:45)

Michelle Beadle, LZ Granderson and Marcellus Wiley debate whether Russell Westbrook purposely signed his huge extension on Kevin Durant's birthday. (2:45)

Russell Westbrook put pen to paper on a five-year, $205 million deal that will tie the reigning MVP to the Oklahoma City Thunder until 2023 and give him the largest contract in NBA history.

The move is the latest in a busy offseason in Oklahoma City that has also seen Paul George and Carmelo Anthony join the Thunder, as they hope to mount a serious challenge to the Golden State Warriors. Westbrook's deal comes with some interesting timing on a certain ex-Thunder star's birthday ...

The extension leaves the Thunder with a handful of pressing questions going into this season. Vote now in the poll below!

Westbrook's deal edges out Stephen Curry's with Warriors by just $4 million. ESPN Stats & Information projects that Westbrook will make $46.6 million in the 2022-23 season.

-- Sam Henken