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Jeremy Lin is in with the Lakers; Nick Young and Jordan Hill re-sign
Jeremy Lin is in with the Lakers; Nick Young and Jordan Hill re-sign

The chaos and turbulence of the free-agency season turned the Lakers into the employers of Jeremy Lin and, yes, a certain type of insanity. But then they started looking a lot like the old Lakers, the ones that went 27-55 last season, after agreeing to deals with Nick Young (four years, $21.5 million) and Jordan Hill (two years, $18 million). They apparently lost out in their spirited but unsuccessful free-agent bid for Carmelo Anthony and also said goodbye to a strong part of their past, Pau Gasol, who probably will play for a championship contender next season, be it San Antonio, Chicago or Oklahoma City. First, the additions. The Lakers acquired Lin and Houston's first-round...

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