LaMarcus Aldridge

Paul George would like to sign with Lakers in free agency after 2017-18 season, according to report

Paul George would like to sign with Lakers in free agency after 2017-18 season, according to report

Paul George has made it official, according to a report.

George wants to come home.

Adrian Wojnarowski of the Vertical reported that George’s agent, Aaron Mintz, has told Pacers President of Basketball Operations Kevin Pritchard that he plans to opt out of his contract after the 2017-18 season. Further, George let it be known that he would like to sign with the Lakers in free agency. The report added that George’s motivation for disclosing this to Pritchard was to allow the Pacers to plan for a future without him.

It’s been a long time since a talented player has been so intent on playing for the Lakers.

In the past few years they whiffed on LaMarcus Aldridge,...

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