The deal, however, doesn't appear to be cinched just yet. After that report came out, ESPN.com's Dave McMenamin tweeted:
Just talked to Mitch Kupchak about Antawn Jamison. He acknowledged interest but said: "We're not about to do anything. I would know."— Dave McMenamin (@mcten) July 17, 2012
The Lakers don't have a lot of money to throw at Jamison, but the chance of a ring could be enough of a draw.
Jamison, 36, averaged 17.2 points and 6.3 rebounds for Cleveland last season.
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