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Knicks acquire 29th pick from Lakers

Updated: June 25, 2009, 10:46 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

The NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers have sold the No. 29 pick in the first round of the NBA draft to the New York Knicks for $3 million and a second-round pick in 2011.

Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak followed through on his intention to deal the pick after saying Wednesday the pick had generated a lot of interest.

"Certain teams, they may want to preserve cap space for the next year or two and they may need to add players," Kupchak said. "A good way to add talent at a ...

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