The deal comes with a player option for 2019-20, so Durant can - and likely will -become a free agent again next summer. Players with 7-9 years of experience, can earn a max salary of $30.3 million.
Medium Large is looking to add motivated individuals with big dreams and a big appetite for success to our LakersNation.com direct sales team based in Los Angeles or Orange County. The Leonard trade is still possible, but the Spurs have been reluctant to send him to a conference rival and are said to be less-than-enchanted with what they would receive back. There will nearly certainly be more talks with the Spurs about Leonard.
And all those clubs - Golden State, Oklahoma City, Houston, the Lakers, even Denver by locking up Nikola Jokic for $150 million and Will Barton for $54 million - could definitively say they were thrilled. Vegas also has the Lakers as the favorites. Other franchises will go through the motions though: The Nuggets are pushing for a meeting with James, Yahoo's Chris Mannix reported.
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Saturday night, reports indicated James might be interested in joining up with Pelicans free agent center DeMarcus Cousins in Los Angeles, though it's unclear if that remains the case. The dramatic change in the landscape of National Basketball Association title contenders in the eye of Vegas is just absurd.
LeBron James is now a Laker. Short contracts are the new normal. The fan had supposedly followed the formers Cavs star from the airport to get the footage, which literally just shows two black SUV's and no sight of James at all. If the Lakers make an offer, league sources expect it to be a shorter-term max contract for either one or two seasons. The Sixers are meeting with LeBron's camp on Sunday, according ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. His deal with the Lakers is his longest since he signed for six years with Miami in 2010.
Every move he makes, every quote he gives, every single thing he does from now until he announces his decision will be overblown to frankly ridiculous proportions.