With the NBA Finals wrapped up, the focus of the NBA world has seamlessly turned an obsessive focus on LeBron James upcoming free agency decision. The Lakers are among the early Vegas betting favorites to land LeBron, but he would still need significant help to seriously contend against the Warriors in the West.
FS1 NBA Insider Chris Broussard was in The Herd today, and broke down a scenario to Colin that would allow Magic Johnson to land a mega trio of LeBron, Chris Paul and Paul George. Broussard sees a path to an instant super team if L.A. signs LeBron and banana boater Chris Paul, then pulls off a trade for Paul George to finalize the trio.
It’s a fine needle to thread, and if Magic and Rob Pelinka can pull it off, it would be on par with Pat Riley getting LeBron to Miami. Watch Broussard and Colin discuss: