With the rumors surfacing Friday evening that the Lakers might be interested in Gilbert Arenas as a potential free agent signing, we thought it would make sense to take a look at some of the other guards the Lakers have been reportedly linked to.
The difficulties at the point guard position have been glaringly apparent so far this season, and while plenty of trade talk circulates around Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard, the need for a point guard seems to be the more essential area that should be addressed by the Lakers.
With that being said, here’s a look at some of the point guards the Lakers might be looking into signing or trading for this season.
Gilbert Arenas: Free Agent
Arenas is currently a free agent and can be signed by any team. However, he’s had a reputation for being a locker room nightmare in the past. This has the potential to be a high risk, high reward scenario for Los Angeles. It’s just a matter of whether or not they want to take on the risk.
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