Trevor Mbakwe Rumors

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Hollins called Mbakwe for advice on how to prepare for Europe because that looks to be his destination as well. “His goal, like mine, is to make the NBA,” Mbakwe said. “But he’s open-minded to the possibility of playing in Europe. I think that’s very key. You have to have the right mind-set to play in Europe.” Mbakwe did, and now … “If I have a good showing, I think I have a good chance of getting invited to an NBA training camp or sign a contract for next year,” he said. “I was hearing from some other teams, but I thought the Lakers seemed like the best fit because of the roster space. They don’t have many big guys like me.”