Andre Drummond
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The 2021 NBA Trade Deadline is on Thursday and the Los Angeles Lakers trade rumors are buzzing. The Lakers are still one of the top destinations for the Cleveland Cavaliers center Andre Drummond.

Will the Lakers trade for Drummond or sign him if he gets bought out? The NBA buyout market could also provide the Lakers with much-needed depth.

The Lakers are tied to Wayne Ellington, JJ Redick, Alec Burks, Mike Muscala, Reggie Bullock, Ed Davis, DeMarcus Cousins, and Elfrid Payton: