Report: Lakers Close To Acquiring Howard In Part Of 4-Team Trade
Update: According to ESPN’s Ric Bucher, Pau Gasol will not be part of the 4-team deal.
Source close to Pau Gasol: Spaniard is not in the proposed 4-team deal that would bring DHoward to Lakers.—
Ric Bucher (@RicBucher) August 09, 2012
LOS ANGELES (CBS) For most of this summer we have heard nothing but Dwight Howard trade rumors involving with Lakers.
The latest is a four team deal that is reportedly close to happening could bring Howard to Los Angeles, says ESPN.
The proposed trade would send Andrew Bynum to the Philadelphia 76ers, Pau Gasol to the Orlando Magic and Nuggets’ Arron Afflalo would go to Orlando Magic, while the Lakers would acquire Howard along with Nuggets forward Al Harrington and Andre Iguodala would go to Denver.
However, other sources are saying that no deal is imminent.