How would the Lakers have fared through the 1990s with Charles Barkley as their star player?
According to Barkley, he was almost dealt to the Lakers by the Philadelphia 76ers in 1992.
"I got traded to the Lakers one day and the Sixers retracted the deal," Barkley told SI.com.
"The Sixers back out. It was going crazy for two weeks so I knew it would come down to Portland, [the] Lakers or Phoenix," he continued. "So I get a call from my agent one morning and he said, 'Philly has traded you to the Lakers.'"
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