The Lakers were rumored to be interested in Daniel Gibson last month. It seems they were.
According to HoopsWorld, the Lakers contacted the Cleveland Cavaliers just now in an attempt to snag Gibson before the trade deadline, before being turned down by the Cavs:
According to sources the Lakers made a push for Cleveland Cavaliers guard Daniel Gibson, but were not able to put together a deal to Cleveland’s liking.
With just over an hour left until the deadline, we’ll see if the Lakers call any other teams and try to make a move.