Clarkson, 25, is set to earn roughly 25.9 million over the next two seasons.
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The Los Angeles Lakers, needing to shed salary for summer free agency, had been hopeful of waiting until the end of the season to move Jordan Clarkson — owed $26 million beyond this season — but there’s a mutual desire to find something sooner than later.
The Lakers have made it clear that Clarkson, Julius Randle and Larry Nance are available.