Report: Paul to Lakers in three-team blockbuster

The Los Angeles Lakers have reportedly Star point guard to accompany Kobe Bryant in the backcourt, but it may have weakened their vaunted frontcourt to do so.

According to Yahoo! Sports, the Lakers will acquire Chris Paul in a three-team deal with the New Orleans Hornets and Houston Rockets.

The Hornets, per the report, will receive forward Lamar Odom from the Lakers and guards Kevin Martin and Goran Dragic and forward Luis Scola from the Rockets.

The Rockets, meanwhile, will land Pau Gasol while also sending a draft pick to New Orleans.

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