Published On: Thu, Jul 11th, 2019

NBA Rumors: As Trade Talks With Heat Hit A Snag, Rockets Swoop Into The Russell Westbrook Sweepstakes

Russell Westbrook in an NBA game.

The air of inevitability once surrounding Russell Westbrook’s trade to the Miami Heat appears to be fading, and the Houston Rockets may be ready to take advantage.

In the last few days, reports of a deal between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Heat for the former NBA MVP seemed as something of a foregone conclusion. As The Inquisitr noted, NBA insiders believe that the Thunder and Heat needed only to figure out the details to get the deal done.

“I think Miami is the only place that makes any sense,” NBA reporter Tim Bontemps said in an ESPN roundtable. “People around the league consider it an inevitability that he will wind up there at this point, too,” he added.

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NBA Rumors: As Trade Talks With Heat Hit A Snag, Rockets Swoop Into The Russell Westbrook Sweepstakes