That is in line with ESPN’s Max Kellerman, who believes a deal together with Brandon Ingram and Lonzo Ball could be sufficient to peak the curiosity of the Charlotte Hornets.

Walker’s inventory is sky-high proper now having began the season in scintillating kind.

He leads the league in factors per sport, together with 43-outing within the win over the Boston Celtics and a career-high 60 factors in opposition to the Philadelphia 76ers.

However Walker can stroll away from Charlotte for nothing subsequent summer season as he’s set to turn into an unrestricted free agent.

It leaves the Hornets in a precarious place as they won’t wish to danger dropping their franchise participant free of charge.

The Lakers in the meantime want to bolster their ranks to group up with LeBron James forward of a playoff push.

In addition they have their eyes on the 2019 free company market, with the likes of Leonard, Durant, Klay Thompson and several other others probably accessible.

And Kellerman believes the Lakers ought to benefit from Walker’s place on the Hornets by buying and selling now to make them an much more engaging proposition for prime free brokers subsequent summer season.

“What if Kemba Walker was the one citing the ball [for the Lakers]?” Smith mentioned on First Take.

And Kellerman responded with a state of affairs by which the Lakers ought to contemplate buying and selling Ball and Ingram for Walker earlier than the deadline.

“Shall we say the Lakers’ plan is to pump up Lonzo [Ball] and [Brandon] Ingram as a result of finally they wish to maintain [Josh] Hart and [Kyle] Kuzma, regardless that the opposite two might need extra upside,” Kellerman mentioned on First Take.

“And so they discover they cannot get AD for a package deal like that and so they cannot get some other guys they need for a package deal like that.

“They wish to be engaging to different free brokers and keep in mind, as a result of Kemba is just making $12million proper now.

“You do not have to present him the contract first, maintain your wage low, signal one other max participant, then you definately can provide Kemba the contract.

“Shall we say there was an Ingram, Lonzo deal for Kemba…

“That is an enormous package deal for Kemba.

“The query as to who says no to that deal I consider is the Lakers.”

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