And The Final Lakers Championship Ring Goes to........Chris Wallace

Jun 21, 2009 Full story: Hoops and Other Pop Culture

On February 3, 2008, Memphis traded Pau Gasol to the Lakers for: a 2008 #1 a 2010 #1 Aaron McKie Javaris Crittenden Kwame Brown Cash Marc Gasol http://sports.espn.go.com/nba/news/story?id=3226203 At the time everyone who knew anything about basketball and hated the Lakers groaned loudly at this horrendous giveaway.

Full Story

Since: Jun 09

San Fernando Valley

#1 Jun 24, 2009
I am not generally into conspiracies, but I really get the sense that Laker legend and NBA Logo Jerry West had something to do with helping this get pulled off. the day I heard of the trade, I almost injured my neck by trying to perform a backflip of joy!Even if I had to end up wearing a neck brace, it would have been worth it.

Yes... Gasol was one of the biggest steals in NBA history!!! Even the Bucks got more use out of all the players they received for Jabbar when he was nabbed by the Lakers.
Sammy

Toronto, Canada

#2 Jun 24, 2009
Brew In wrote:
I am not generally into conspiracies, but I really get the sense that Laker legend and NBA Logo Jerry West had something to do with helping this get pulled off. the day I heard of the trade, I almost injured my neck by trying to perform a backflip of joy!Even if I had to end up wearing a neck brace, it would have been worth it.
Yes... Gasol was one of the biggest steals in NBA history!!! Even the Bucks got more use out of all the players they received for Jabbar when he was nabbed by the Lakers.
True

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Darrell Arthur Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Spurs blast Grizzlies in Game 1 of West finals (May '13) May '13 Ginny Boyd 1
Grizzlies brass like how team is coming together (Jul '12) Jul '12 AndybigDwiddie 2
Grizzlies hungry for wins as second half presen... (Feb '09) Feb '09 barry38372 1
Warrick helps Grizzlies beat Warriors again (Nov '08) Nov '08 AVHS Dad 2
Knicks-Grizzlies Trade Rumor Swirls (Oct '08) Oct '08 Kante 1

Darrell Arthur People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE