LeBron James admitted to being disappointed that the Los Angeles Lakers might not thread a trade for Kyrie Irving.
At the very same time, the 38-year-old announced that he wished to focus on the present Lakers team and the race for the playoffs.


That was absolutely disappointing, said LeBron James in an interview with ESPN when he was asked about the trade of Kyrie Irving.
According to agreed media reports, the Lakers had made an offer for the Point Guard with which James won the title in Cleveland, however ultimately the Dallas Mavericks were granted the contract.
I can’t sit here and state that I would not be dissatisfied that we didn’t get such a skill with which I had a fantastic chemistry on the court and who can assist you win championships, stated James.
At the exact same time, he claimed that he had actually currently ticked off the stopped working Irving trade.
My focus is back where it should be: on this team and on the kids we have in the cabin, stated LeBron.
We had a possibility-our name was circulating out there [in the rumors] -however it didn’t occur. We’ll go on and will end the season highly to get to the postseason. If we are healthy
keep up.
The Lakers are presently just in 13th location in the Western Conference with a record of 25 wins to 29 defeats, but the distance to the play-in ranks is only 2 video games.
Even a safe playoff ticket in 6th place is still within reach (three games behind the Mass).
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In addition, the Lakers are still searching for reinforcements.
According to The Athletic, those responsible are currently working on a strategy B and supposedly focused on the Utah Jazz and Toronto Raptors.
Up Until the Trade Due Date on Thursday, February 9, L.A. still has time to thread offers and thus reinforce the team.
Russell Westbrook, meanwhile, continues to be traded as a candidate who might still leave the Lakers.

-however it didn’t take place. We’ll go on and will end the season highly to get to the postseason. If we are healthy