Gregg Popovich

Lakers' Jose Calderon faces uncertain future

Lakers' Jose Calderon faces uncertain future

While Jose Calderon allows his agent to worry about working out a buyout of his contract with the Los Angeles Lakers, Calderon is just operating as he normally would.

“Here it was great,” Calderon said. “The wins and losses, I totally understand what they’re trying to do. I’ve been here helping all these guys and it’s been fun. But I guess you’ve always got that thing inside you, I think I can still play a little bit. So just working hard and ready for whatever is the next chapter. But right now, like I said, there’s no next chapter yet.”

A buyout would have benefits for both Calderon and the Lakers. It would allow Calderon to catch on with a playoff team. The Golden State...