Lakers News And Rumors Recap: Gasol May Be Out For Season, Young Might Opt Out
In the upcoming off-season for the Lakers, the team will have ample cap space and a high draft pick before the start of next season.
With all the rumors surrounding the future of numerous players on the team, Nick Young is expected to opt out of his contract that is worth $1.2 million. The Lakers sixth man admitted that he deserves more than the player option and will look to get more money in free agency.
Meanwhile, the team is leaning toward keeping Pau Gasol out for the remainder of the season due to his recurrence of vertigo. Gasol has previously missed five of the past six games.
Lakers Nation News
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Grandson Of Lakers CEO Frank Mariani Dies From Car Accident – LA Daily News
Lakers Announce Agreement To Purchase Site For Future Practice Facility – Pro Sports Daily
Report: Lakers To Keep Steve Nash Through Next Year – Pro Sports Daily
Much-Anticipated 2014 NBA Draft Class Challenged As Over-Hyped, Nothing Special – Bleacher Report
Tyson Chandler: ‘Somebody’s Going to Be in Trouble’ If Knicks Make Playoffs – Bleacher Report
Jabari Parker: Latest Rumors and Buzz Surrounding Duke Star’s NBA Draft Decision – Bleacher Report
Damian Lillard Reportedly Finalizing Lucrative New Shoe Deal With Adidas – Bleacher Report
Brandon Jennings Fined By NBA For Flopping – SB Nation
Pau Gasol Struggling From Vertigo, Talks Inefficiencies Alongside Chris Kaman