Nuggets deal: Marcus Camby
Nuggets receive: Ron Artest, Brian Cook
Nuggets get a star caliber player with probably the most intriguing line-up in the league and also shed salary for cap flexibility in the process. Cook adds a needed perimeter threat. Easily the TOUGHEST team in the entire league and maybe ever assembled.
Lakers deal: Kwame Brown, Vladimir Radmanovic, Maurice Evans, Andrew Bynum, #19 pick
Lakers receive: Marcus Camby, Mike Bibby
Lakers fill the PG/C positions admirably to make one of the best starting 5's in the league.
Kings deal: Mike Bibby, Ron Artest
Kings receive: Kwame Brown, Andrew Bynum Vladimir Radmanovic, Maurice Evans, #19 pick
C: Marcus Camby, Chris Mihm*
PF: Lamar Odom, Ronny Turiaf
SF: Luke Walton*,
SG: Kobe Bryant, Sasha [Swearing is not permitted at Clublakers. You must edit this post prior to submitting.]
PG: Mike Bibby, Jordan Farmar
Lakers fill out roster with MLE, #40, #48 picks
C: Nene Hilario, Brian Cook
PF: Kenyon Martin, Reggie Evans, Eduardo Najera
SF: Carmelo Anthony, Yakhouba Diawara, Linas Kleiza
SG: Ron Artest, JR Smith, Von Wafer
PG: Allen Iverson, Anthony Carter
MLE to fill out roster
C: Brad Miller, Andrew Bynum, Kwame Brown
PF: Kenny Thomas, Shareef Abdur-Rahim, Justin Williams*
SF: Vladimir Radmanovic, Francisco Garcia
SG: Kevin Martin, Quincy Douby, Maurice Evans
PG: John Salmons, Ronnie Price*
#10, #19 picks to fill out roster
MLE to fill out roster.
Kings get younger and more athletic and put themselves into a position to rebuild their franchise.
Thoughts? It looks pretty good to me...