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Lakers have limited options with Julius Randle player exception
Lakers have limited options with Julius Randle player exception

On Monday, the NBA granted the Lakers a $1.5-million disabled player exception for injured rookie power forward Julius Randle. The exception, which expires on March 10, can be used to sign or claim a single player off waivers for $1.5 million, or trade for a player making up to $1.6 million. In each case, the player acquired cannot be under contract beyond the current season. The list of players who would fit within the Lakers' disabled player exception is relatively short. The best names (Draymond Green, Patrick Beverley, etc.) are not likely to be available to the Lakers in trade: Atlanta Hawks: John Jenkins, Pero Antic Charlotte Hornets: Jeffrey Taylor Dallas Mavericks:...

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