The Lakers were seven minutes from acquiring Minnesota forward Michael Beasley, but Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor blocked an agreed-upon three-team trade right before the deadline that would have sent Fisher to Minnesota, not Houston, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. The trade also would have involved Portland.
“It was whisker-close,” said the person, [...]
The Los Angeles Lakers need to acquire Michael Beasley from the Minnesota Timberwolves before the trade deadline. Beasley's game is a perfect complement to Kobe Bryant's dominating presence on the court. Dave McMenamin of ESPNLosAng... Read Post
Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey announced today that the team has acquired forward Corey Brewer from the Minnesota Timberwolves and Alexey Shved from the Philadelphia 76ers as a part of a three-team trade. Read Post