NBA Fans React To The Houston Rockets Awkwardly Wishing Russell Westbrook A Happy Birthday On Social Media Amid Trade Request

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Russell Westbrook wants out of Houston which is making things a bit awkward with the team and Rockets fans on Russ’s birthday on Thursday.

On Wednesday night it was revealed that Westbrook had requested a trade from the team for various reasons including not wanting to play alongside James Harden anymore.

Thursday is Westbrook’s 32nd birthday and the team did the classy thing by wishing him a happy birthday despite everything that’s going on behind the scenes.

Fans thought the Rockets’ tweet was pretty awkward considering the circumstances.