1 week Montrezl Harrell to leave Clippers for Lakers Inquirer
The Los Angeles Lakers quickly moved on from the reported loss of backup big man Dwight Howard, agreeing to a two-year contract with NBA Sixth Man of the Year Montrezl Harrell, ESPN.com reported Friday. The Athletic also reported that the Lakers were close to a deal with Harrell, a standout with L.A.'s crosstown rivals, the Clippers. Howard has reportedly agreed to a one-year, $2.6 million deal with the Philadelphia 76ers. Harrell posted career highs with 18.6 points, 7.1 rebounds and 27.8 minutes per game in 63 games (two starts) before the interruption of this past season. He didn't play in ... more