Rob Pelinka

19 Jun 19
News Directory

When Kyrie Irving confirmed a week before the trade deadline "he didn't want anyone —," he leveled Los Angeles Lakers accidentally available in his trade talks with the New Orleans Pelicans surrounding Anthony Davis. Because of an arc cap rule, the Boston Celtics, who had been speaking to the mother for Davis for years, could […]

19 Jun 19
Sport Archives

When Kyrie Irving a week before the trading deadline stated that he "owed no one anything", he inadvertently delivered the Los Angeles Lakers leverage in their trade talks with the New Orleans Pelicans around Anthony Davis. Due to a mysterious cap rule, the Boston Celtics, who had kept the mother-in-law for Davis for years, could […]

19 Jun 19
Lakers Outsiders

The Los Angeles Lakers may have added a colossal talent to their roster, but the team is still in need of an overhaul. Entering Thursday night’s draft, they will be without a draft pick after trading the fourth selection to acquire Anthony Davis. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported that the Lakers are looking to fill out […]

19 Jun 19
News Archives Uk

Throughout the 2018-19 NBA season, there were conflicting reports about the Los Angeles Lakers' ability to sign up for a second all-star player alongside LeBron James. Anthony Davis from the New Orleans Pelicans after nearly five months later. While James and Davis are at an instant championship contender, all the attention has been paid to […]

19 Jun 19
Live Feeds

Magic Johnson didn’t make many right calls as the Lakers’ president of basketball operations, so it’s little wonder he credited the wrong people for the Anthony Davis trade. General manager Rob Pelinka didn’t make the trade happen. Co-owner Jeanie Buss didn’t either. Rich Paul did. The agent strong-armed… Source link

19 Jun 19
ProBasketballTalk

Kawhi Leonard might not be with the Toronto Raptors next season. That much has been apparent ever since the Raptors traded for Leonard last year, but the team did just win the 2019 NBA Finals. You know what they say: winning fixes everything. But we are now into the thick of the NBA offseason, and […]

19 Jun 19
Heavy.com

The Los Angeles Lakers are attempting to trade for 2019 NBA Draft picks while moving the contracts of multiple players such as Moritz Wagner and Isaac Bonga.

18 Jun 19
scoutsthang

DAYUM.  AD to the Lakers happened anyway.  HOW??!? I’m like Zach Lowe here–he wrote that Paul needed a situation in which the Pelicans options ended up limited, and they did after Boston was forced out of the deal.  Yet, the Lakers STILL got fleeced. This wasn’t about the players the Klutch/Lakers sent to New Orleans.  […]

18 Jun 19
BroBible

Magic Johnson may have surprisingly resigned from his post as the President of Basketball Operations for the Los Angeles Lakers a couple months ago — and then threw his former colleague, Rob Pelinka, under the bus — but it sure seems as if both sides have no lingering ill will towards one another. Why? Because, […]

18 Jun 19
UPROXX

Magic Johnson may have quit the Lakers, but he’s still sending them thoughts and advice, including during Anthony Davis trade discussions.

18 Jun 19
BLACK & YELLOW

By Jon Whited Just when you thought there would be a quiet week between the end of the NBA Finals and the 2019 NBA Draft – some time to reflect on the season that was and appreciate the Raptors as champions – the Pelicans and the Lakers pull off what might be the biggest trade […]

18 Jun 19
Arcynewsy

The highly successful deal that sent Anthony Davis to Los Angeles will resonate far and wide throughout the NBA, but the aftershocks could be felt more acutely in the home of the long-running Lakers nemesis. Danny Ainge, the president of the Celtics, spent half a decade accumulating a mass of assets so robust that it […]

18 Jun 19
24 Sloppy Seconds

After five months of sloppy, unsatisfying foreplay, the long-rumored Anthony Davis-to-L.A. deal was finally consummated on Saturday. Before we could all fully process the fallout from a league-altering NBA Finals — especially as it pertains to the futures of Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard, and Klay Thompson — the superstar sands have shifted beneath our feet […]

18 Jun 19
Sport Archives

LeBron James is a part of a superstar conglomerate. Well, it's more of a merger for now, the King and Anthony Davis. It is the most promising and important on-court relationship James has ever had. In free agency, the Los Angeles Lakers hope to do it. What's the saying? Given in multiples of three, much […]

18 Jun 19
Newsy Today

For the third time and the likely last time in his career, LeBron James is part of a superstar conglomerate. Well, there are more abilities now, the King and Anthony Davis. James has always been the most important and important relationship. In a free agency, Los Angeles Lakers hopes to add a third major player […]

18 Jun 19
Lakers Outsiders

Lakers Exceptionalism rose from the grave late Saturday evening.  Anthony Davis was the long-awaited prize that they’ve been eyeing since both the Paul George and Kawhi Leonard fallouts. It took a lot, but the Lakers got their man. Now the boxes are checked with them adding another superstar alongside LeBron James. The real work begins […]