Originally posted on No Guts, No Glory  |  Last updated 3/12/12
We’re a couple of days away from the NBA trade deadline so expect the trade talk to come fast and furious. There will be talk or good trades, talk of awful trades, and talk of a team getting cold feet when presented with a good trade. This particular brand of trade talk is definitely of the latter. We’ve definitely harped on the fact that the Lakers need a point guard that can actually do something on the court. This is common knowledge for anyone that has been remotely paying attention. So when the Lakers get approached with an opportunity to get a point guard of the caliber of say, Rajan Rondo, one would think they would jump at the opportunity. But for some reason they have not and it’s because they don’t want to give up Pau Gasol. Yes, the same Pau Gasol that they were going to give up for Chris Paul. Yeah, makes no sense at all. The teams talked last week about a trade for Celtics guard Rajon Rondo, though nothing was close to accomplished and discussions dried up. T...
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