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12-22-2012, 11:33 PM
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Originally Posted by Grillinnap View Post
Why were the Lakers forced to do a sign-and-trade deal to get Nash? Why couldn't they just sign him straight up without giving up picks?
Over the cap. Lakers had a trade exception left over from Odom, otherwise they could not have traded for Nash at all.

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