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Sources: Lakers, Carmelo Anthony, Pause Contract Talks

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The Los Angeles Lakers and free agent Carmelo Anthony are pausing talks on a possible contract agreement unless the franchise makes a turn back toward pursuit of Western Conference playoffs contention, league sources told ESPN.

The Lakers had been leaning toward signing Anthony for the rest of the season — until losses in four of the past five games left the organization and Anthony’s camp wondering if it made sense to bring the veteran into an unsettled environment with suddenly so little chance of making the playoffs, league sources said.

Anthony, a 10-time All-Star, had been hoping to find a new team that would provide a positive conclusion to his season after an abrupt stay with the Houston Rockets.

Source: Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN

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Sources: Lakers to Workout Joakim Noah, Dwight Howard, Mo Speights

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Sources: Lakers planning individual workouts to evaluate centers Joakim Noah, Dwight Howard and Mo Speights this week in Los Angeles. Another consideration currently overseas: Marcin Gortat. Lakers want a window into physical condition and mindset of a potential addition.

Source: Adrian Wojnarowski on Twitter

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Sources: Clippers Hire Ty Lue to Coaching Staff

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Former Cavaliers championship coach Ty Lue has agreed on deal to join the Los Angeles Clippers as the top assistant coach on Doc Rivers’ staff, league sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @Stadium.

Source: Shams Charania on Twitter

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Report: Hawks Promote, Extend Travis Schlenk

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The Hawks have promoted Travis Schlenk to president of basketball operations in addition to extending his contract

Source: Marc Stein on Twitter

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