The Pelicans have agreed to a deal to trade Anthony Davis to the Lakers for a massive young haul of players.
ESPN’s Andrian Wojnarowski reports that the New Orleans will send to Los Angel in exchange for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart; including three first-round and fourth overall picks next week.
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 ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) June 15, 2019
The deal must be consummated after June 30th.
And the Lakers still have over $30 million of cap space to spend on free agents starting June 30th.— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) June 15, 2019
According to sources, Davis has contemplated signing a new contract with the Lakers once he becomes eligible for free agency in 2020. Davis requested a trade to L.A. in January, joining Lebron James in Los Angeles to create one of the most powerful duos in the NBA.
Great job by Owner Jeanie Buss bringing Anthony Davis to the Lakers! Laker Nation, the Lakers are back in a championship hunt! Congratulations to the entire organization. I know LeBron James has a big smile on his face. I’m loving this!!— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) June 15, 2019
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