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DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 23: Andre Drummond #0 of the Detroit Pistons battles for the ball with Joel Embiid #21 of the Philadelphia 76ers during the second half at Little Caesars Arena on October 23, 2018 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit won the game 133-132 in overtime. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

The Sixers have found their Dwight Howard replacement after Howard signed with the Lakers. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski the Sixers are signing Andre Drummond to a 1 year deal for the veteran minimum.

The 2 time All-Star played last season for both the Cavaliers and the Lakers. Used primarily as a starter, Drummond averaged 14.9 PPG, and 12 RPG in a little over 27 minutes. Its an interesting move as both Joel Embiid and Andre Drummond have gotten into it on the court in the past.

This comes on the heels of the news that the Sixers will waive George Hill