Evan Hilbert
Friday December 9th, 2011

The New Orleans Hornets, Los Angeles Lakers, and Houston Rockets are reportedly involved in a blockbuster deal that would send Chris Paul to the Lakers, according to Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski.

The Lakers would receive Paul, but they would be giving up Lamar Odom and Pau Gasol. Gasol would head to Houston, and Odom and three Rockets -- Kevin Martin, Goran Dragic, and Luis Scola -- would go to New Orleans. No details of the deal are known.

“It’s not finalized, but we’re close,” a front office source told Wojnarowski.  

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