LeBron James Signing with the Los Angeles Lakers a Possibility?

As I'm sure all of you know, LeBron James will be a free agent this summer, and many teams will be pursuing the young freak-of-nature. Most people think he will stay with Cleveland or go to the Knicks or somewhere like that.

My question is, has anybody considered the Lakers?

LeBron and Kobe on the same team, including Pau Gasol, Ron Artest, and that whole team, would be near impossible to stop.

The Lakers may not have the cap space to pick up 'Bron 'Bron, but, I bet the Lakers could clear some space easily if they really needed to. There is always the option of trade. Adam Morrison is making over $6,000,000 according to http://hoopshype.com/salaries/la_lakers.htm .

Might I add, Morrison rarely ever plays! Trading Morrison is a smart option for the Lakers. They also have the expiring contract of Derek Fisher, but that would leave them with no true point guard. Fisher is also making around $5,000,000. I'm sure if he re-signs he'll ask for a lot less than that.

LeBron and Kobe on the same team would be great for the NBA. Lakers games that are on ESPN or ABC would be watched by millions and people would buy multiple jerseys and accessories. It would be a big money maker.

But the main question here is, how would they do if they were on the same team? Clearly each players numbers would go down a tad.

It'd be hard for both players to average 30 points a game. That would be 60 points just with them. Assists would definitely go up. I think both players, Kobe, and especially LeBron, would sacrifice a couple points per game for a championship ring.

Now, the Lakers in general, how would they do?

Would they have the chemistry to do good enough to win continuously? So many superstars on one team would lead to a couple problems, but chemistry isn't that important. It's more of a bonus.

No matter what, if you are a good player, happy or unhappy, you will play up ...

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