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Russell Westbrook Trade Rumors: Lakers, Wizards in Serious Talks; Kuzma, More Linked

After a first-round playoff exit, the Los Angeles Lakers are reportedly looking to make a huge splash in the trade market leading up to the draft.

Per Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium, the Lakers are in "serious" discussions with the Washington Wizards about a deal that would send Russell Westbrook to Los Angeles in exchange for Kyle Kuzma, Montrezl Harrell and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope.

Charania also noted the Lakers' No. 22 pick in the 2021 NBA draft could be involved as well.

This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.