Originally Posted by insidehoops
Even with Pau Gasol out at least five to seven more weeks because of a foot injury, the teamís options are fairly limited. The Lakers have the disabled players exception stemmed from Jordan Hillís season-ending hip injury. But the Lakers can only use this exception to sign a free agent for up to one season or acquire a player making up to $1.88 million through a trade. Players such as Lou Amundson and Kenyon Martin would fit under that exception.
-- LA Daily News Blog
Not so limited, they can still make matching dollar trades.