The Lakers are giving preference to the players that have played recently, so Carmelo Anthony is far down on that list. However, if they are not able to land Morris, who by the way is also considering Houston, OKC and Toronto, then there is a possibility that Lakers go for Melo.
The Los Angeles Lakers wanted Paul George to join Lebron James in LA at the end of the last season. But George had something else in mind. He decided to stay in Oklahoma and gave another shot to the championship with his friend and counterpart, Russell Westbrook.