Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak heard Kobe Bryant loud and clear and has a message in response: Sorry, but Pau Gasol is still on the trading block.
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There was a report a few weeks ago stating that Kobe Bryant deterred Dwight Howard from having interest in joining the Lakers by telling him the Lakers were still his team.
With each passing day, it looks more and more like Lamar Odom will never get over the Lakers trading him.
It takes a lot to impress the clinically insane. With a guy like Metta World Peace, you need to come up with something really unique to impress him — let alone get him to pay attention.
By blocking more than one Chris Paul trade proposal, David Stern and the NBA owners have done more than just annoy CP3.
According to Yahoo! Sports, Chris Paul is headed to the Lakers. The proposed deal will send Pau Gasol and Lamar Odom to the Hornets in exchange for CP3. The Houston Rockets could also be involved.
Any team that decided to trade for a guy like Dwight Howard or Chris Paul would have to be fairly certain they will get the player they acquired to sign an extension.
With the NBA offseason having been shortened significantly, we can expect the rumor mill to be churning out stories at three times the usual rate.