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Lakers free agency news, updates and more

The NBA has entered the free agency period, and the Lakers have begun their transition into next season. Updates and more on Dwight Howard and the Lakers free agent happenings.

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Jamison joining Clippers

Antawn Jamison is officially leaving the Lakers and joining the Clippers

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Lakers met with Amundson

Are the Lakers still interested in big man Lou Amundson after being linked to him near last season's trade deadline?

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Farmar thrilled to be home, will focus on defense

The returning point guard is thrilled to be back in Los Angeles and wants to bring what he's learned on his journey since leaving to the team he always felt he belonged with.

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Farmar coming back to Los Angeles

Jordan Farmar is putting on the purple and gold again.

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Metta joining Knicks

The Queensbridge native is headed home.

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Wesley Johnson agrees to 1-year deal with Lakers

The Lakers have added another player to their perimeter rotation.

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World Peace amnesty is official

The Lakers have cut ties with the eccentric forward.

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Nick Young agrees to deal with Lakers

The Lakers have added a perimeter player, and California native, to their fold.

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Cavs making a safe bet with Bynum

Andrew Bynum has agreed to join the Cavaliers. While he didn't play a game last season, Cleveland made a smart gamble on an elite low-post player.

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Kobe not disappointed Dwight left

Kobe Bryant didn't say he was surprised Dwight Howard left Los Angeles and isn't disappointed he is no longer with the Lakers.

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Dwight's camp asked about Kobe amnesty

Amnesty that? Dwight Howard's representatives had an idea.

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Robert Sacre returning to Lakers

The last pick of the 2012 NBA Draft will be back for the Lakers.

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Jordan Farmar, Lakers agree to 1-year deal

The former Lakers point guard is coming back to Los Angeles.

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Metta prefers Knicks, lists other contenders

If the Lakers cut ties with Metta World Peace he already has a list of teams he'd prefer to sign with. At the top is a return to New York -- where he grew up.

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Lakers expected to use amnesty on World Peace

The Lakers are expected to cut ties with Metta World Peace.

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Chris Kaman, Lakers agree to one-year deal

The first agreement of the Lakers' summer free agency campaign is in.

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Lakers have 'mutual interest' with Chris Kaman

The Lakers could be interested in a former Los Angeles regular to round out their frontcourt rotation.

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Lakers reach out to Lamar Odom

Could a key player in the Lakers back-to-back titles be returning to Los Angeles after forcing his way out?

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Gasol not expected to be amnestied

The Lakers aren't expected to cut ties the Pau Gasol.

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Dwight Howard is joining the Houston Rockets

The decision is in and Dwight Howard is leaving the Lakers

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Matt Barnes close to signing with Lakers?

Could the swingman be on his way back to the Lakers?

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'No assurances' Dwight announces decision Friday

Is Dwight Howard making his announcement Friday? Unsurprisingly, there are no guarantees.

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L.A. braces for worst, may consider sign-and-trade

After resisting discussions about sign-and-trade options for Dwight Howard, the Lakers' front office is preparing for the worst and have begun reconsidering their stance

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Lakers have contacted Anthony Morrow

The Lakers continue reaching out to three-point specialists.

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Earl Clark signing with Cavaliers

Earl Clark is leaving the Lakers.

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Lakers roundup: Earl gone, Jamison out and more

Earl Clark is heading to the Cavaliers. The latest on Clark and more in this Fourth of July Lakers free agency roundup.

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Lakers interested in Kenyon Martin?

The Lakers could be looking to add depth in their frontcourt this Summer.

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Clippers interested in Earl Clark

The Lakers free agent forward is gathering more interest from around the league.

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Kobe to Dwight: 'You need to learn how it's done'

Kobe Bryant took a serious approach during Los Angeles' meeting with Dwight Howard, challenging and pushing Howard to "learn" how to take control of the Lakers.

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Details of Dwight's meeting with the Lakers

Dwight Howard has retreated to Aspen after discussing his future with the Lakers. Details on their meeting, and a report indicating his decision could come quickly.

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Clark to have second meeting with Cavaliers

The versatile forward will may be closing in on a contract offer.

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Howard going out of town to consider options

It's time for Dwight Howard to make his decision and he's leaving town to clear his head.

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Dwight meeting with Lakers finished

Dwight Howard is currently meeting with the Lakers after taking meetings with four other suitors during his free agency.

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Lakers make 'exploratory offer' to Chris Copeland

Lakers may have made their first move during free agency.

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Jeanie Buss tweets Dwight, not expected at meeting

Jeanie Buss is not expected to attend meetings with Dwight Howard on Tuesday but she sent out her three reasons for him to return to the Lakers.

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Rockets discussed TV opportunities with Dwight

The Lakers wont be the only team to discuss the potential for Dwight Howard to have a chance to be on TV more.

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Lakers roundup: Dwight's meetings, latest on Earl

Dwight Howard has finished three of his meetings and will finish his free agency meetings with the Lakers tonight. The lates Lakers free agency updates.

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Lakers free agency roundup: All Dwight everything

The latest on Dwight Howard, who has finished his meet with the Hawks, and other free agency buzz surrounding the Lakers.

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Dwight not interested in Boston sign-and-trade

Dwight Howard was not interested in joining the Celtics.

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D'Antoni confirmed in Lakers group for Tuesday

Current Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni will join the Lakers group meeting with Dwight Howard on Tuesday to discuss his future in Los Angeles.

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Time Warner, Hollywood ties involved in pitch

The Lakers have brought their entertainment industry ties into play in their push for the superstar big man.

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Farmar won't be returning to Lakers

After reports that Jordan Farmar could be coming back to the purple and gold it seems like an unlikely possibility now.

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Lakers reach out to Byron Mullens

The Lakers have placed their interest in the big man.

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Kupchak met with Dwight on Saturday

Prior to Dwight Howard becoming a free agent Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak had two unexpected visits with the big man.

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Lakers express interest in Wayne Ellington

The Lakers have expressed interest in shooting guard Wayne Ellington, fellow University of North Carolina alum to Mitch Kupchak.

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Lakers reach out to Matt Barnes

The Lakers contacted yet another wing player to being their free agency period.

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Lakers have interest in Chase Budinger

The Lakers are searching for a three-point shooting specialist this Summer.

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Nick Young draws interest from Lakers

The Lakers expand their search for help on the perimeter to the native Californian.

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Lakers interested in Francisco Garcia

Free agency goes on and the Lakers are talking to any wing who has a pulse, some length, and can hit a three, with the train now coming to the Rockets' Francisco Garcia.

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Jordan Farmar, Lakers have 'mutual interest'

The Lakers could bring back a familiar face at point guard.

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Lakers interested in Carlos Delfino, per report

The Lakers have interest in adding the three-point specialist who was just released by the Rockets.

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Lakers inquire about Chris Copeland

The Lakers reached out to the swingman as soon as free agency officially began in the NBA.

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