The Los Angeles Lakers got Andre Drummond more than midway through the season after a reasonably dull revealing at the NBA Trade Deadline.
At the time, the hope was that Drummond, a two-time All-Star, would have the ability to offer the assistance and stability down low that had actually been avoiding the Lakers since the departure of Dwight Howard.
Certainly things didn’t go according to strategy.
Drummond balanced 11.9 points and 10.2 rebounds while beginning in all however among the getaways he took part in, however his production was mainly unimpactful. Regardless of him not making a substantial distinction on the court, LA was obliged to provide him playing time– coming at the cost of the team’s relationship with its other popular huge male.
So where does everybody go from here? Drummond shined a light on that today.
“I enjoyed my time being here in Los Angeles,” he stated just recently.
“I had a great deal of enjoyable and found out a lot being along with LeBron James, Anthony Davis and simply the entire team in basic. Their mindset of how they assault the game truly altered my understanding of how I wish to bring myself when it pertains to basketball. I believe playing-wise, we understand a great deal of men were hurt and we weren’t at complete strength the remainder of the year. It’s hard to be out because preliminary, however there’s absolutely nothing you can do about it. Men will look after themselves this summertime and we’ll discover a method to come back more powerful.”
Drummond likewise weighed in on what it resembled playing along with LeBron James.
“Playing together with LeBron James is a various ballgame,” he continued.
“It’s every kid’s dream to have fun with the very best player worldwide,” Drummond stated. “This is an unbelievable time for me in my career to have the chance to have fun with LeBron James rather of versus him. Ideally, things go the proper way and we’ll attempt to run it back once again.”
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Drummond has actually currently made it clear what sort of cash he is trying to find next year. Whether the Lakers will wish to satisfy that asking rate stays to be seen.
One method or another, this assures to be an eventful offseason for all celebrations included.