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Old 01-19-2012, 02:30 PM   #13
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Default Re: Westbrook Extended

Originally Posted by FireDavidKahn
No, you have to be named an all star starter twice (there are other conditions as well) while on your rookie contract to get the 30% max

Your right, but for the wrong reason. Russ is in his 4th year so he's still in his rookie deal, so had he been an all-star this year he would have met the criteria to be eligible for a Derrick Rose rule deal.

However the problem is the CBA also states a team can only have one designated player, and the Thunder already have one.
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