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Could Luol Deng sign with the Rockets after a Lakers buyout?

Could Luol Deng sign with the Rockets after a Lakers buyout?

The Lakers forward is reportedly seeking a way out of the Ball family reality show. Luol Deng signed a 4-year, $72 million contract at the tender age of 31 to a rebuilding Lakers team simply because they paid him the most money in what was the best time to be a free agent, July 1, 2016. Fast forward 16 months, and things are quite different, but there are some things that are very much the same. The Lakers still are not a contender to nobody’s surprise, except maybe LaVar Ball’s. Sure, the Lakers have Lonzo Ball leading the charge now, something that was not the case last July, but the...
Luol Deng, Lakers likely stuck with each other, with no palatable solution

Luol Deng, Lakers likely stuck with each other, with no palatable solution

Team is eager to get $36 million owed to Deng off its books and free up an additional $18 million of cap space for next summer, but the trade market for Deng is “non-existent currently.”
Lakers Trade Rumors: Lakers actively discussing Luol Deng trades

Lakers Trade Rumors: Lakers actively discussing Luol Deng trades

The Lakers’ front office is working the phones looking for a new home for Deng. The Los Angeles Lakers have a Luol Deng problem on their hands, and the franchise is “actively” working with his agent to find a solution via trade, reports Ramona Shelburne of ESPN. Deng has appeared in one game this season for the Lakers, playing a total of 13 minutes. The Lakers are working the trade market, according to Shelburne, but unloading $53.9 million worth of salary running through 2019-2020 for the the 32-year-old veteran won’t be an easy task. The Lakers do have several young players...

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