With the Los Angeles Lakers, Boston Celtics and New York Knicks showing as Andre Drummond’s most well-liked locations on Saturday, the star heart has determined the place he shall be signing after reaching a buyout agreement with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday.
Per ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Drummond “intends to signal” with the Lakers as soon as he clears waivers on Sunday night, a crew that has been the perceived favourite of Drummond’s for weeks.
On the court docket, Drummond’s determination makes loads of sense, significantly because the two-time All-Star can play a big position on offense within the absence of LeBron James and Anthony Davis.
Even when the duo returns, Los Angeles has been seeking to improve their play on the pivot all through the season, with 36-year-old Marc Gasol averaging career-lows of 4.8 factors and 4.0 rebounds in 19.8 minutes per sport, with the majority of his scoring contributions coming from behind the road. A extra domineering inside presence than any the Lakers at present have, Drummond ought to be capable of flourish in LA, significantly after James and Davis return.