You think Oklahoma City is appreciative of Russell Westbrook for extending his contract with the Thunder? Not only did mayor Mick Cornett text a reporter a question for general manager Sam Presti during Westbrook's press conference on Thursday, the tallest building in town was lit up with the words "THANK YOU RUSS" on the side.
Here's a look at the Devon Tower, via KFOR's Dylan Buckingham:
Westbrook appreciated the gesture. He posted a photo of the skyscraper on his Snapchat story on Thursday with the caption, "WOW."
Right now, Westbrook has to be the most beloved person in the state of Oklahoma. This is one of the perks of being the only superstar in town.