The most disappointing thing is that Westbrook believes that the best player in 2K23 MT the world is him. He was not able to take any responsibility for the team's failure in his post-game interview last season. Westbrook has an ego in basketball that's difficult to break. Maybe the people at NBA 2K23 can break that illusion of ego a bit however. The ratings for the game are starting to come out and Westbrook's rating isn't that of a star player (which the guy believes he's). It is that of an opportunistic bench player.
Russell Westbrook was given an terrible 78 overall rating in NBA 2K23.
There was a lot of change with the Los Angeles Lakers when the team decided to trade for Russell Westbrook last summer. Los Angeles traded legitimate NBA assets and a pick in the first round in exchange for Westbrook in the move that was widely decried during the period. Everyone who was against the trade turned out to be correct, and Westbrook ended up being one of the most troublesome players on the team's rear last season. Now, the Lakers find themselves in a position that they'd be better off when they sell Westbrook but they might have gave up hope of that happening.
The sad part is that Westbrook is still adamant that the best player in the world is him. He was not able to take any responsibility for his team's mishaps during his interview to end the season. Westbrook has a basketball ego that is very hard to break. Perhaps the people over at NBA 2K23 can break that confidence a bit, however. Ratings for the game are beginning to come out, and Westbrook's ratings are not one of a superstar player (which the guy believes he's). It's the bench player who rotates.
Russell Westbrook was given an poor 78 rating overall on NBA 2K23. Russell Westbrook has the Buy NBA 2K23 MT fourth-highest 2K23 rating on the Los Angeles Lakers. Westbrook clearly is behind LeBron James as well as Anthony Davis but he is also behind his newest teammate as well. The folks over at 2K have given Patrick Beverley a 79 overall rating, which is probably suitable for where he's to be in his current career.