Then there's that other guy on the Lakers who might become a free agent next summer.
With all the recent talk about Andrew Bynum's contract status, little attention has been paid to Kobe Bryant's possibilities after this season.
Talk about options. Bryant has many, all of which lead to a win-win financial situation for him.
First, the hard facts: Bryant will earn $21.3 million this season and then have two years left on his Lakers contract for an additional $47.8 million.
Now for the interesting part.