Upon clearing waivers, the Los Angeles Lakers reportedly possess a authentic probability of signing the veteran ahead, nevertheless not prior to checking out other transactions in advance of the Feb. 7 trade deadline. In any circumstance, the Lakers would have to make another shift in get to build a roster location for Anthony.
In 10 appearances with the Rockets this year, Anthony averaged 13.4 factors and 5.4 rebounds for each recreation. Even though he did not accommodate up once again for Houston next a Nov. 11 contest versus the Oklahoma Town Thunder, Melo remained on the roster until eventually his trade to Chicago on Jan. 22. He under no circumstances appeared in a recreation for the Bulls.
In a coinciding shift, the Bulls have acquired Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot and cash considerations from the Thunder in trade for a secured 2020 next-spherical decide on, in accordance to the Chicago Tribune’s K.C. Johnson. Luwawu-Cabarrot, the No. 24 decide on in 2016, averaged 5.8 minutes of participating in time around 21 appearances with Oklahoma.