After another second round bounce, the Los Angeles Lakers will undoubtedly look to improve in the coming offseason. In order to return to the promised land, they must ship Gasol out of town.
This was a ridiculous statement a few years back but at this moment, it makes sense for both the long and short-term future in Los Angeles.
What value can the Lakers get for a 32-year-old center/forward? A lot in my opinion, especially considering Gasol is still among the few giants in the league.
A package involving Gasol will not net the Lakers a player like Dwight Howard, but a few good players could do the trick.
The Lakers will look to get more younger and athletic, but most importantly, their bench production should improve.
Here are five possible trade destinations for the Spaniard.