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W's Trade Opportunity? D.Lee + A.Biedrins + J.Tyler for P.Gasol + J.Hill?

Apologies, I agree that trade speculation is pretty useless. But given the slow Lakers start, there may be a timely opportunity ... D.Lee + A.Biedrins + J.Tyler for P.Gasol + J.Hill?

P.Gasol appears to be aging fast, but the opportunity is that he may be a better (post presence) fit for the W's than lost / buried between Kobe and Howard ...

Lakers might consider this trade because --

1) They have to change something, and P.Gasol is their most tradeable asset / scapegoat

2) D.Lee is younger and more mobile than P.Gasol, with a lower per year salary (albeit 4 yrs vs 2 yrs) ... he may also be a better fit with Howard

3) J.Tyler is young and cheap, with some potential

4) Lakers may actually be able to resurrect / utilize A.Biedrins (better fit w/ Kobe?)

5) 3 for 2 trade would benefit the very thin Lakers bench ...

As indicated, I understand that trade speculation is stupid ... that aside, am interested in what the GSoM community thinks ...

This FanPost is a submission from a member of the mighty Golden State of Mind community. While we're all here to throw up that W, these words do not necessarily reflect the views of the GSoM Crew. Still, chances are the preceding post is Unstoppable Baby!

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