Talen Horton-Tucker Trade: Lakers-Magic Draft Picks, Cash Considerations Details

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Talen Horton-Tucker Trade: Lakers-Magic Draft Picks, Cash Considerations Details
Talen Horton-Tucker Trade: Lakers-Magic Draft Picks, Cash Considerations Details

At the 2019 NBA Draft, the Los Angeles Lakers traded a 2020 second round pick and cash considerations to the Orlando Magic for the No. 46 pick, Talen Horton-Tucker. Since a second round pick does not have a cap hold, it was an effective way for the Lakers to fill out their roster without it impacting their cap space for free agency on June 30. In terms of cap space, the Anthony Davis trade is expected to be completed on July 6 where Los Angeles will have between $23.7-$32.5 million to sign free agents. As for Horton-Tucker trade, the Lakers reportedly purchased the No. 46 pick from the Magic for $2.2 million along with a draft pick, according to Dave McMenamin of ESPN: Since $2.2 million is a

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