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.
Free agent C Andre Drummond has agreed to a one-year deal with the 76ers, source tells ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) August 3, 2021
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