Lakers Agree To Trade With Pacers For Roy Hibbert

The Los Angeles Lakers and Indiana Pacers have agreed to acquire Roy Hibbert. Hibbert didn't fit into the Pacers' future plans as they plan on playing smaller. The Pacers encouraged Hibbert to become a free agent.

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Ramona Shelburne - ESPNLosAngeles.com, Sportswriter
Hibbert is a good recovery move for the Lakers after this awful week. Knows Princeton offense from college. Good defender
@ramonashelburne | | 8m | Score: 1395
Jeff Zillgitt - USA Today, NBA Writer
As Pacers-Lakers figure out details of Roy Hibbert trade, it looks like Pacers will get cash and future pick in return. Sorting it out now.
@JeffZillgitt | | 25m | Score: 1150
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Adrian Wojnarowski , Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
Free agent LaMarcus Aldridge will sign with the San Antonio Spurs, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.
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Jared Zwerling , ESPNNewYork.com, Sportswriter
Hearing the Lakers-Pacers deal is done involving Roy Hibbert. Just a matter of the assets involved now.
@JaredZwerling | | 58m | Score: 4635
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Adrian Wojnarowski , Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
Aldridge will sign a four-year, $80 million maximum contract with San Antonio, league source tells Yahoo.
@WojYahooNBA | | 6h | Score: 1445
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Ramona Shelburne , ESPNLosAngeles.com, Sportswriter
Hibbert is a good recovery move for the Lakers after this awful week. Knows Princeton offense from college. Good defender
@ramonashelburne | | 8m | Score: 1395
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Adrian Wojnarowski , Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
Spurs are aggressively pursuing free agent David West with a veteran minimum offer now, sources tell Yahoo Sports.
@WojYahooNBA | | 5h | Score: 1246
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Jeff Zillgitt , USA Today, NBA Writer
As Pacers-Lakers figure out details of Roy Hibbert trade, it looks like Pacers will get cash and future pick in return. Sorting it out now.
@JeffZillgitt | | 25m | Score: 1150
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Adrian Wojnarowski , Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
Free agent center Bismack Biyombo has agreed to a two-year, $6 million deal with the Toronto Raptors, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.
@WojYahooNBA | | 4h | Score: 711
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Adrian Wojnarowski , Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
Sources: Cleveland hasn't only worked itself into contention for David West, Cavs took slight lead on Spurs. Pop isn't done recruiting yet.
@WojYahooNBA | | 4h | Score: 690
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Adrian Wojnarowski , Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
Yahoo Sources: LaMarcus Aldridge will sign a four-year, $80M deal with Spurs -- including player option on 4th year. t.co/WKmOmOR2eE
@WojYahooNBA | | 5h | Score: 668
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Adrian Wojnarowski , Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
Aldridge informed the Blazers on Friday night that he was down to the Spurs and Suns --- and chose the Spurs this morning.
@WojYahooNBA | | 6h | Score: 532
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NBA TV , News and Updates
Report: LaMarcus Aldridge intends to sign with the San Antonio Spurs t.co/EAhG3Tu5Bq
@NBATV | | 6h | Score: 502
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Adrian Wojnarowski , Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
Yahoo Sports: LaMarcus Aldridge agrees to deal with Spurs: t.co/WKmOmOR2eE
@WojYahooNBA | | 6h | Score: 472
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Adrian Wojnarowski , Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
Suns made it very close, but second meeting w/ Popovich was immense to closing deal. Aldridge pushed further w/ questions, got his answers.
@WojYahooNBA | | 5h | Score: 456
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Adrian Wojnarowski , Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
Blazers are well-positioned to reboot franchise post-Aldridge, w/ 12 players under contract, average age under-25 and $26M in cap space.
@WojYahooNBA | | 5h | Score: 440
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Zach Lowe , Grantland.com, NBA Writer
Don't mess with the Spurs, man.
@ZachLowe_NBA | | 6h | Score: 387
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Brian Windhorst , ESPN.com, Heat Beat Writer
To that end, James doesn't plan to start talks with Cavs until Tristan Thompson's deal is settled. Currently those talks are stalled.
@WindhorstESPN | | 3h | Score: 375
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Adrian Wojnarowski , Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
In the end with Aldridge, the lure of the Spurs monolith -- and his Texas home -- were too difficult to overcome.
@WojYahooNBA | | 5h | Score: 370
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Eric Pincus , HoopsWorld.com, Senior NBA Writer
Obviously Hibbert isn't Aldridge but truly 7 ft -(listed 7-foot-2) - good match next to Randle
@EricPincus | | 59m | Score: 345
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Michael Lee , Washington Post, NBA Reporter
Roy Hibbert to #lakers "will get done," according to source. Former all-star was fall back plan for a few teams that whiffed in free agency
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Brad Wells , StampedeBlue.com, Colts Beat Writer
Hibbert's block of Anthony in the ECS playoffs was as iconic a play in the Knicks-Pacers rivalry as LJ's 4-pointer and Miller's 8 pts.
@BradWellsNFL | | 2m | Score: 5
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SilverScreenAndRoll.com , Lakers News and Updates
The Lakers trade for Roy Hibbert is "done." Details remain unclear. t.co/DcdZvMPK2O t.co/DYADi5qu6D
@LakersSBN | | 3m | Score: 5
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Jonathan Feigen , Houston Chronicle, Rockets Reporter
As I said, McDaniels, look/wait for trade. I guess he's possible, but Rockets over cap. Other 2 things priorities. t.co/myzOLV3Z0S
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Bethlehem Shoals , FreeDarko.com, NBA Blogger
So proud of the Lakers for landing Roy Hibbert.
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Ramona Shelburne , ESPNLosAngeles.com, Sportswriter
Hibbert is a good recovery move for the Lakers after this awful week. Knows Princeton offense from college. Good defender
@ramonashelburne | | 8m | Score: 1395
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Eric Patten , Clippers.com, NBA Writer
Since 2011 DJ played with PGs Eric Bledsoe, Darren Collison and CHRIS PAUL... Have fun potentially playing with Jeremy Lin
@EricPatten | | 8m | Score: 30
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Matt Dery , 97.1 The Ticket, Sports Radio Host
Larry taking the #Lakers off the dribble again. t.co/DSSGTSvZNl
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WashingtonPost.com , Sports News and Updates
Bradley Beal's contract remains top priority for the #Wizards' t.co/Dzyg0VJ5Rm t.co/h2lKxXy6p9
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Tim Bontemps , New York Post, Nets Beat Writer
This is my fourth summer league trip covering the Nets. I think they've won one game in those four years combined. Losing this one by 15.
@TimBontemps | | 13m | Score: 10
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Michael Pina , ShakyAnkles.com, NBA Writer
Gerald Green and Nick Young are great, unselfish players for D'Angelo Russell to model his game after t.co/r4wdnd3bBp
@MichaelVPina | | 14m | Score: 5
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Dallas Morning News , Mavs News and Updates
Ex-Texas A&M coach on DeAndre Jordan: Never seen a 7-footer more agile t.co/Mpc9dGZWrF t.co/ythR0utjgN
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SportingNews.com , NBA News and Updates
Blazers fire coach that said LaMarcus Aldridge was leaving t.co/rxJ41adLWM
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Jeff Zillgitt , USA Today, NBA Writer
Short-term solution for both Pacers & Lakers. Hibbert wasn't part of Pacers' future & Lakers need a big after striking out in free a
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Rotoworld.com , News and Updates
NBA: Roy Hibbert will be traded to the Lakers t.co/AxuHtEFvgt
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Jeff Zillgitt , USA Today, NBA Writer
As Pacers-Lakers figure out details of Roy Hibbert trade, it looks like Pacers will get cash and future pick in return. Sorting it out now.
@JeffZillgitt | | 25m | Score: 1150
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Brad Turner , Los Angeles Times, Clippers Beat Writer
Joining the great Jim Hill today on CBS at 3 to talking Lakers and Clippers. Should be fun
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Matt Calkins , The Columbian, Blazers Beat Writer
Reports: Blazers fire assistant coach Kim Hughes t.co/3Co85zWfCz
@blazerbanter | | 35m | Score: 15
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Tim Bontemps , New York Post, Nets Beat Writer
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson with a nice steal and coast-to-coast layup just before halftime. Nets trail 41-38.
@TimBontemps | | 35m | Score: 15
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Jared Zwerling - ESPNNewYork.com, Sportswriter
Hearing the Lakers-Pacers deal is done involving Roy Hibbert. Just a matter of the assets involved now.
@JaredZwerling | | 58m | Score: 4635

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