Los Angeles Lakers general general Rob Pelinka to meet with Brooklyn Nets grandmaster Sean Mark Saturday in Chicago during Combine NBAin accordance with Adam Zagori from The newspaper “New York Times.
Pelinka and Marks have had a close relationship in recent years, and fans are quick to wonder what their next move will be. In the recent past, both franchises have been involved in several deals that have benefited each of them.
This new mysterious encounter between Pelinka and Marx has left fans speculating about Russell Westbrook trade for Kyrie Irving. While it’s interesting to imagine a huge deal, Pelinka was most likely just doing his homework on the former Nets head coach. Kenny Atkinson.
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Lakers are three finalists mean to replace Frank Vogel as head coach, and Atkinson is one of them. Atkinson was the head coach of the Nets from 2016 until retiring in 2020, making way for Steve Nash.
There is also a possibility that Pelinka is interested in surrounding LeBron James with better shooters like Patty Mills or Seth Curry. Or maybe the two general managers were just chatting about where they would drink later, as many executives at the mill do.