Great “Is this anything?” trivia (teams that have had the most former No. 1 picks on their rosters at some point) from the Magic broadcast last night. The Lakers have an unmatched history of acquiring talent.
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Breaking: The Pelicans have agreed to a deal to trade Anthony Davis to the Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart, and three first-round picks – including the No. 4 overall in 2019 Draft, league sources tell @WojVerticalNBA .
Gilbert Arenas says MJ told Kobe after a Wizards/Lakers game that he could wear the shoes but "never fill them." Kobe got so mad that he didn’t speak to teammates for two weeks. When LA played the Wizards again, Mamba dropped 55. (via ‘The No Chill Podcast,’ @balldontstop )
Sources: Leonard and George met in LA earlier in week. Clippers had long been frontrunners for Leonard, but it is unlikely he would've made final leap to sign without PG trade. Clippers imagined Leonard as part of a Lakers Big 3 --- and knew they had no choice. They did OKC deal.
Knicks have 2 max slots. Nets have 2 max slots. Clippers have a path to get 2 max slots. Lakers have a max slot plus the No. 4 pick & assets to make major move. Get ready.
Los Angeles Lakers select D'Angelo Russell with No. 2 overall pick.