Report: Lakers 'Actively' Look To Acquire DeMarcus Cousins Through TradeWith only a few days left until the NBA draft, in which the Los Angeles Lakers have drawn a second overall draft pick, the purple and gold are reportedly looking to acquire All-Star Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins.
Assistant Coach: Bryant, Anthony, Love Reportedly Play Pick-Up Game At UCLAUCLA Assistant Coach David Grace took to Twitter on Sunday and added to the growing mystery of just who may have been in attendance at UCLA as the Los Angeles Lakers wait on All-Star Carmelo Anthony's free agency decision.
Ray Allen To Visit Heat, Clippers The NBA champion Miami Heat will get to make their sales pitch to Ray Allen. A person familiar with Allen's plans told The Associated Press that the free-agent shooting guard will visit with Heat officials Thursday. Allen also is scheduled to visit Friday with the Los Angeles Clippers, according to the person who spoke on condition of anonymity because the plans were not announced.
Nash, 'It Would Be Hard To Put On A Lakers Jersey' There's an assumption that when you get older in the NBA, all you want to do is play for a championship. That you'd sell your soul, that you'd hitch yourself to any bandwagon and possibly ride into the sunset with a ring. Well, mostly, that is the case. Unless you're Steve Nash.
Hornets GM Still Looking To Deal Chris Paul New Orleans general manager Dell Demps says he has been given autonomy to make another trade for All-Star guard Chris Paul.
Report: Chris Paul Wants To Be TradedAnd... it's on. Again. Last year it was Melodrama, now it's CP3-drama. According to Yahoo! Sports, Chris Paul's agent informed the New Orleans Hornets that his client will not sign an extension and wants to be traded to the New York Knicks.
Source: Sasha Vujacic Being Dealt To New JerseyThe Los Angeles Lakers have traded guard Sasha Vujacic and a pair of first-round draft picks in a three-way deal that brings power forward Joe Smith to the Lakers.