The Lakers were linked to multiple players before the trade deadline, but the most substantial talks involved 24-year-old forward Kyle Kuzma.

One of the most notable rumors had Kuzma going to the New York Knicks in a move that would have brought Marcus Morris to the Lakers.

Ultimately, the team never made a deal, with the Knicks reportedly raising the asking price to Kuzma,

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This allowed Kuzma to continue his playboy lifestyle and attend the Oscars. 

Kuz rolled up to the biggest party of the night wearing a special custom tux. 

Flip the Pages to see Kuzma’s costume: