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Lakers stay patient as Carmelo Anthony mulls over options
Lakers stay patient as Carmelo Anthony mulls over options

Day No. 8 came and went without a commitment from Carmelo Anthony. To the Lakers. To the New York Knicks. The Chicago Bulls. To anybody. He remained "torn" on his decision, the New York Daily News attributed to an unnamed friend of Anthony's, and the Lakers remained very much in limbo. Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak has been in contact with Anthony's representatives on a regular basis. Kobe Bryant has also had continual conversations with the high-scoring forward. If Anthony agrees to join the Lakers, another commitment is expected to come quickly from Pau Gasol, who wants to return to the Lakers but wants them to have a stronger roster. Until then, the Lakers sit around...

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