Lakers Own 25th, 47th Picks of 2018 Draft

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Lakers Own 25th, 47th Picks of 2018 Draft
Lakers Own 25th, 47th Picks of 2018 Draft

With about five weeks until the NBA Draft on June 21, the Lakers will head toward selection day equipped with the 25th and 47th picks. Neither of those slots were originally owned by the Lakers, who traded for both picks. No. 25 was acquired at this year's trade deadline, when the Lakers received it alongside Isaiah Thomas and Channing Frye in exchange for Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr. That deal added two young pieces for Cleveland's playoff run, while the Lakers re-entered the draft's first round, received a pair of vets and cleared cap space for the summer. The Lakers have done a nice job of drafting late in the first round over the past three years, notably selecting Nance (27th), Kyle

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