2021 NBA Draft trade tracker: Lakers pull off blockbuster deal for Russell Westbrook; Cavs add Ricky Rubio – CBS Sports
The NBA Draft is always a hotbed for trades, and 2021 was no exception. The biggest trade of the night was reportedly agreed upon between the Los Angeles Lakers and Washington Wizards, and will send Russell Westbrook to L.A. to form a Big Three alongside LeBron James and Anthony Davis.
None of the other big-name stars in trade rumors, namely Damian Lillard, Ben Simmons and Bradley Beal, ended up being dealt, but there were plenty of trades to keep up busy on Thursday night.
Here’s a look at every deal that went down leading up to and during the 2021 NBA Draft.