The Summer of Anthony Davis is upon us and several teams are angling for a way to land the New Orleans Pelicans star.
According to a report from ESPN NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski, two teams are "engaged" in trade talks with the Pelicans.
Woj revealed the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers are on the hunt for the big man and have the best shot and landing him via a trade.
Here's the news from Woj:
"Celtics and Lakers are engaged in trade talks with New Orleans on All-NBA star Anthony Davis, league sources tell me, Zach Lowe, Ramona Shelbourne and Brian Windhortst. Lakers No. 4 pick has been discussed as trade chip to help Pels acquire high-level player in multi-team deals," Woj said on Twitter.
Woj revealed Boston "remains undeterred" in its pursuit of Davis. That news comes despite his agent, Rich Paul suggesting Davis will enter free agency in 2020.
The Lakers emerged as the favorite to land Davis after he requested a trade from the organization during the 2018-19 regular season.
However, the Pelicans' brass reportedly doesn't want to send Davis to the Lakers. New Orleans reportedly hopes to ship Davis before the NBA draft kicks off on June 20.
That leaves just eight days for the Pelicans to find a suitor. It looks like Los Angeles and Boston will oblige.
Stay tuned for the latest on Davis.