Basketball

Lakers trade D’Angelo Russell to Nets for Lopez.

Graphicle: Lakers are trading Tim Mozgov and D'Angelo Russell to Nets for Brook Lopez and 27th pick Thursday, sources say.

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Los Angeles
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Brooklyn
Nets

The Lakers are trading Tim Mozgov and D’Angelo Russell to Brooklyn Nets for Brook Lopez, according to Adrian Wojnarowsk.


L.A.



Brooklyn

In exchange, the 27th pick in Thursday’s 2017 NBA Draft will go to the Lakers.

Russell will get every chance in Brooklyn to make plays and show he’s worthy of the second overall pick, with much less pressure on him.

David Aldridge
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