- Russell Westbrook made an appearance at the Met Gala on Monday night
- His interesting outfit choice had folks on social media talking
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Russell Westbrook took some time away from basketball to make an appearance at the Met Gala on Monday.
Even away from the court, the NBAer had folks talking. Not about his shot or a debate of his future, but for his interesting outfit choice.
Russ pulled up to the #MetGala 🎩
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) May 3, 2022
Westbrook took a trip back to the 17th century with this look. It looks like something you’d be more likely to see in the Bridgerton TV series as opposed to on the red carpet.
As you can expect, the getup drew a ton attention on social media.
Fans and media react to Russell Westbrook’s Met Gala outfit
The response on Twitter was quite funny, with many making hilarious comparisons as to who Westbrook looked most like. Take a look for yourself.
Idk what’s worse his shooting or fits 💀
— 1ooOo 🌧 (@ay0al3k) May 3, 2022
Buddy dipped into the 1492 Mayflower collection. https://t.co/mNYvRsimzp
— Isaiah (@iZayuh) May 3, 2022
Westbrook is enjoying the offseason with his future still up in the air. His status with the Lakers could be a bit foggy following an up and down year, though LeBron handpicked the guard so maybe they’ll offer the scorer one final opportunity to turn things around.
Should he move on from Los Angeles, he’s sure to find a spot on another roster. Until then, though, fans and media can keep a lookout at these high-profile entertainment events for the latest Westbrook happenings.