An Olympic and FIBA World Cup gold medalist, Russell Westbrook is 27-1 all-time in a USA Basketball jersey.
Russell Westbrook got his first USA Basketball experience as a member of the 2008 USA Select Team that trained and scrimmaged against the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team.
As a member of the USA Blue Team in the 2009 USA Basketball Showcase, Russell Westbrook aided his squad to a win over the USA White Team with seven points, three rebounds, four assists and three steals in 20 minutes played.
In the 2010 USA Basketball Showcase, Russell Westbrook played for the USA Blue Team that fell to the USA White Team 114-96. He tallied 14 points, four rebounds, four assists and three steals in 31 minutes of action.
Russell Westbrook was a member of the 2010 USA Men’s National Team that finished 4-0 in its pre-World Cup tour. He averaged 7.5 points, 2.8 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game and shot 61.1% from the field and 85.7% from the foul line.
Russell Westbrook was a member of the 2010 USA World Cup Team that finished 9-0 and won a gold medal in Istanbul, which was the USA’s first World Cup gold medal since 1994.
At the 2010 FIBA World Cup, Russell Westbrook played in all nine games and averaged 2.8 rebounds to go with team third-bests of 9.1 points, 1.3 steals and 2.6 assists per game.
Over the final three games of the 2010 FIBA World Cup, which were the quarterfinal, semifinal and championship games, Russell Westbrook averaged 12.3 points, 4.7 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.7 steals per game, and he shot 12-of-12 from the free throw line.
With the 2012 USA National Team that finished its pre-Olympic tour with a 5-0 record, Russell Westbrook played in all five games and averaged a team fourth-best 9.4 points per game to go with 2.8 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 1.4 steals per game. He shot 41.0% from the field and 86.7% (13-15) from the foul line.
As a member of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team that finished 8-0 and won the gold medal, Russell Westbrook played in all eight games and averaged 8.5 points, 1.6 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game.
Russell Westbrook took part in the 2015 USA National Team minicamp.
Most recently, Russell Westbrook participated in the 2018 USA National Team minicamp.
Through the Years: Russell Westbrook
U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team 98, Australia 88 (8/10/16)