Category: Los Angeles Lakers

Wayne Ellington

Lakers Sign Wayne Ellington, Ronnie Price

The Los Angeles Lakers have signed Wayne Ellington and Ronnie Price. Ellington, 26, averaged 3.2 points in 8.7 minutes per game for the Mavericks last season. He shot 42.4% from the three-point line during his limited role. Ellington will have the opportunity to take over Jodie Meeks’ role as a...

Byron Scott, Kobe Bryant

Lakers Name Byron Scott Head Coach

The Los Angeles Lakers will hire Byron Scott as their new head coach. Both parties are currently finalizing negotiations. Although Scott is guaranteed the job, it is not clear whether they will reach an official deal today or in a week. Scott has stated that he will ask Kobe Bryant to...

Dirk Nowitzki, Shawn Marion

Shawn Marion Pursued By Lakers, Rockets, Spurs, Mavs, Bulls, Hornets

Shawn Marion may join the San Antonio Spurs or Houston Rockets for the $5.3 million MLE, according to Mavericks’ beat writer Dwain Price via Twitter. The Dallas Mavericks, Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers and Charlotte Hornets can also offer him the $2.73 million room exception. Marion, 36, averaged 10.4 points and 6.5...

Ed Davis

Lakers Sign Ed Davis

The Los Angeles Lakers have signed Ed Davis to a two-year, $2 million contract, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. The second year of his contract comes with a player option. Davis, 25, started his career with the Toronto Raptors before being traded to the Memphis Grizzlies. Throughout his career,...

Kent Bazemore

Kent Bazemore Signs With Hawks

Kent Bazemore has agreed to a one-year, $4 million contract with the Atlanta Hawks, according to ESPN. The Hawks also signed Thabo Sefolosha this off-season. The San Antonio Spurs were among many teams pursuing Bazemore. He averaged 13.1 points with the Lakers, while shooting 45.1% from the field and 37.1% from downtown. (Via Hoops-Nation.com)

Jordan Hill

Jordan Hill Re-Signs With Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers have re-signed Jordan Hill to a two-year, $18 million contract, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. Hill, 26, averaged 9.7 points and 7.4 rebounds per game last season. The Boston Celtics were also interested in signing Hill. He is expected to put up bigger numbers under...