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  1. At least 8 NBA teams interested in LinRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The China Post

    Jeremy Lin, the first NBA player of Taiwanese descent, said Saturday that his agent has spoken with eight to nine teams that are interested in signing him. It is uncertain at this time which team he will go with because it will depend on the movement of other players in the free-agent market, he told reporters.

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  2. LaMarcus Aldridge turns down Lakers, headed to San AntonioRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Press-Telegram

    The Lakers officially missed out on their top free-agent target, sending a prideful organization into a summer of tailspin on its rebuilding efforts. LaMarcus Aldridge has agreed to a four-year deal worth $80 million with the San Antonio Spurs, according to a league source, a move that should ensure the franchise's continuity whenever Tim Duncan retires.

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  3. Lakers Rumors: Rounding Up Buzz on Amar'e Stoudemire and Free-Agent TargetsRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | BleacherReport

    One, the team just isn't an attractive destination anymore. Kobe Bryant 's still around, the team has two young rookies and the rebuild remains a few years out.

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  4. 2015 NBA Free Agency: Atlanta Hawks have interest in Wesley Johnson, per reportRead the original story

    54 min ago | Peachtree Hoops

    The Atlanta Hawks continue to search for help at the small forward position and may be interested in former Los Angeles Lakers small forward Wesley Johnson according to a report by RealGM's Shams Charania. Aside from L.A. teams, Atlanta is a strong candidate for free agent Wesley Johnson, league sources tell RealGM.

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  5. 10 Lakers' Free Agency ThoughtsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Forum Blue & Gold

    Now that it is official LaMarcus Aldridge will sign with the Spurs , the Lakers have officially missed out on every player they have targeted in free agency. To summarize, they met with Aldridge, Greg Monroe, and DeAndre Jordan.

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  6. Lakers News: LaMarcus Aldridge Signs With SpursRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lake Show Life

    Apr 27, 2015; Portland, OR, USA; Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge before game four against the Memphis Grizzlies in the first round of the NBA Playoffs at the Moda Center. Mandatory Credit: Craig Mitchelldyer-USA TODAY Sports The Los Angeles Lakers didn't get off on the right foot in free agency.

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  7. NBA rumors: LaMarcus Aldridge agrees to four-year deal with Spurs, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NOLA.com

    ... Portland Trail Blazers, was one of the most sought after free agents on the market. He visited with the Los Angeles Lakers, Phoenix Suns, Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks and Toronto Raptors, Portland Trail Blazers, along with the Spurs. The Spurs ...

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  8. The Lakers are being forced to rebuild the old fashioned way after striking out in free agencyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Silver Screen and Roll

    With the Lakers striking out at virtually every turn--for three offseasons in a row--it's inadvertently forced the organization to form a contender just like every other team in the league. Yesterday, our esteemed Editor-In-Chief Drew Garrison sent out this tweet, asking would everyone's impressions be if the following happened: Now we've seen the Los Angeles Lakers strike out on every former All-Star they've courted in the previous three offseasons.

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  9. The Credits: "Independence Day" - NBA LinksRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Silver Screen and Roll

    So many players liberated from their teams. Free agency has been interesting, to say the least. Best part? The Lakers are free of the Rondo rumors.

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  10. LaMarcus Aldridge rejects Lakers, will sign with San Antonio SpursRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The Lakers' main free-agent target, LaMarcus Aldridge, agreed to contract terms with the San Antonio Spurs, in another off-season in which the Lakers failed to corral the players they wanted. It's become familiar now, the Lakers pitching to high-end players, waiting nervously for several days and then watching as they commit to another team.

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  11. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Nene, Kosta Koufos and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... an option - it all depends on which team misses out on LaMarcus Aldridge . Aside from those squads, the Los Angeles Lakers, Sacramento Kings, New York Knicks and Los Angeles Clippers could all be suitors here. hit the open market after spending two ...

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  12. Lakers News: Analyzing LaMarcus Aldridge Chase, D'Angelo Russell's Impact, MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Yet the Lakers are still a team in transition. As long as team legend Kobe Bryant remains on the roster, there will be an urge to accelerate the retooling process.

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  13. With Kings out of the picture, what's next for Deron and Joe?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Nets Daily

    The only way for the Nets to avoid paying luxury and repeater taxes a year from now is to find a way to dump one or both of the $20 million plus backcourt mates, Deron Williams and Joe Johnson . On Thursday night and Friday morning, there was some speculation in Sacramento that the Kings , with $22.2 million in cap space, might be willing to talk about a D-Will trade if they failed to get Rajon Rondo .

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  14. NBA Summer League 2015: Rosters for Orlando and Vegas TeamsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... to do battle on the first day of play in Sin City when the Minnesota Timberwolves square off against the Los Angeles Lakers. Okafor and the Sixers will then square off against Russell and the Lakers one day later. Noel both made positive first ...

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  15. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on LaMarcus Aldridge, Plan B Options and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Not much has worked out for the Los Angeles Lakers early in the 2015 NBA free-agency period. The team set its sights on a multitude of top-tier players, including Love agreed to a five-year, $110 million contract to remain with the Cleveland Cavaliers , while Jordan just recently announced an agreement with the Dallas Mavericks that will keep him in Texas for four years on about $80 million, according to Marc Stein and Tim The Lakers completely botched their first meeting with the big man, failing to fully discuss the basketball aspects of the pitch.

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  16. 3 minimum salary reclamation projects for the Mavericks rosterRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Mavs Moneyball

    After signing Wes Matthews and DeAndre Jordan , the Mavericks will have an intriguing core. But the team won't have much money to spend to fill out the backend of its roster.

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  17. We needed a centerRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Silver Screen and Roll

    They should have taken a center with the 27th pick, Kentucky had three centers come out and not one was even looked at, they have kept an inept 7' in Sacre , can't play defense consistently, can't jump, has no inside game except a weak hook shot. We need to rebuild through our draft, young hungry players are the ones who will be enamored with the Laker celebrity, show them the trophys, you only need them to play with their hearts, money will come later but right now the need to rebuild should be PRIORITY #1.

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  18. DeAndre Jordan expected to sign with MavericksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... teams the past few days, according to a report. Aldridge met a second time for about 90 minutes with the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night for a discussion centered on basketball, ESPN reported. Free agent guard Gary Neal is moving closer to home ...

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  19. Wade stays in Miami with one-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... community have consistently shown me and my family throughout the years." Wade apparently considered the Los Angeles Lakers and there were rumors of him joining former teammate LeBron James in Cleveland. "This contract is a win-win for both Dwyane ...

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  20. Lakers don" t have much hope of getting LaMarcus AldridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    LOS ANGELES "" The Los Angeles Lakers should be used to this by now, waiting around and hoping the free agent they craved would agree to terms with them. It" s the third consecutive summer they" ve made a pitch "" or pitches, in the case of LaMarcus Aldridge "" in hopes of a successful off-season acquisition.

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