The NBA is looking into possible tampering on the Lakers' part with Paul George:
The NBA is investigating the Los Angeles Lakers over possibly tampering with Paul George.https://t.co/9GbLWIOBxe— 8 Points, 9 Seconds (@8pts9secs) August 20, 2017
Like the 8 Points, 9 Seconds article suggests, a mere "wink, wink" quote from Magic Johnson on Jimmy Kimmel isn't enough to necessarily constitute tampering. However, that coupled with the pre-trade leak that George wanted to be in Los Angeles, gave the league enough pause to look into the situation themselves.
We'll see what ultimately results of this, if anything.