Most obviously, that would mean pursuing Kawhi Leonard in the event Leonard prefers to join a Sixers superteam instead of signing with one of the L.A. teams next summer.
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Knapp was pinch-hitting for Nick Pivetta, the starting pitcher who had worked the top of the 13th for the Phillies. After the game, Knapp said his dad was in town this week for July 4 and that Knapp had texted him before the game to say he wasn’t in the starting lineup. That’s OK, Knapp’s dad said, you’ll hit a walk-off home run. It was the first walk-off hit of Knapp’s career.
Most likely, the Lakers will either look to re-sign Randle for a lucrative one-year contract — they can offer up to his maximum salary of $25.5 million, which would still leave them plenty of buffer to avoid the luxury tax Ed Dickson Authentic Jersey — or use the $12.4 million Randle counts against the cap on another one-year free agent.
After all, the Lakers have to weigh any multi-year offers against what they might be able to do in free agency this time next year.
The scenario I’ve outlined where the Lakers sign nothing but one-year deals this summer would leave L.A. with something like $25 million in cap space in 2019 with Deng on the books.