If Kobe is dealt, here are the most likely landing spots
If the Lakers part ways with Kobe Bryant, here are the leading places where he could be dealt, Chad Ford writes.
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KOBE TRADE WATCH
Kobe Bryant asked to be traded in May. The issue simmered. Then Lakers owner Jerry Buss stated on Oct. 10 that he "would certainly listen" to trade offers. Talk of a Kobe deal has heated anew.
• Kobe 'happy' with Lakers, glad he wasn't traded
• Bulls GM Paxson says Kobe trade talks put to rest
• Stein: Taking a spin on the Kobe Coaster
• Sheridan: Kobe takes stand on Deng in deal
• Cuban: Kobe deal to Mavs 'not going to happen'
• Report: Mavs won't trade away Dirk for Kobe
• Adande: Kobe's life in Laker limbo
• Kobe nets 20 in return
• Stein: Kobe looks ready for departure
• Kobe denies cleaning out locker
• Expert roundtable: How this might play out
• Buss willing to listen to offers for Kobe
• Ford Podcast: Adande on Kobe's value
• Get Kobe on your team