Wednesday, October 27 2021

Rajon Rondo is inching closer to becoming a member of the Los Angeles Lakers again.

After agreeing to a contract buyout with the Memphis Grizzlies, all signs pointed to the Lakers pursuing Rondo for one of the final roster spots available.

VIEW: NBA Twitter reacts to rumors of Rajon Rondo’s return to Lakers

Rondo played a pivotal part in the 2019-20 championship run, bestowing a key facilitating presence alongside LeBron James and Anthony Davis, a component the Lakers desperately lacked last season.

Now, they’ll have Rondo as a depth option behind Russell Westbrook and Kendrick Nunn; all three guards bring something different to the table, which will only help L.A. as the season progresses.

As the deal nears completion, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports it’ll be a one-year deal that will be signed Tuesday:

When Rondo’s signing becomes official, the Lakers will have two more guaranteed roster spots to fill. However, L.A. wants to keep the final spot open to maintain roster flexibility when other teams make roster changes throughout the season.

Source: Yahoo Sports


Rajon Rondo to sign one-year, $2.6M deal with Lakers after successful buyout with Grizzlies, per report


How do Boston Celtics fans feel about the team’s 2021 offseason?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Check Also

Pro Sports Media

Trending Now

Red Sox vs. Astros Game 2 Recap

Hoops Hype Warriors waive Avery Bradley, others The Golden State Warriors have waived forward/center Jordan Bell, along with guards Avery Bradley, Mychal Mulder and Gary Payton II, the team announced today. Source: What’s the buzz on Twitter? Emiliano Carchia @ Sportando Warriors sign … Source: Yahoo Sports

Read More

Seattle Kraken jerseys released: How to buy new home and away sweaters for new NHL expansion team, players

How to buy the brand-new Seattle Kraken sweaters after the NHL released them
Read More

World Series 2021 predictions: will the Astros roar back from their cheating scandal?

<img class="caas-img has-preview" alt="Photograph: Bob Levey/Getty Images” src=”–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTk2MDtoPTU3Ng–/–~B/aD02MDA7dz0xMDAwO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/″ data-src=”–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTk2MDtoPTU3Ng–/–~B/aD02MDA7dz0xMDAwO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/″> Photograph: Bob Levey/Getty Images The neutral should support… MLB moved the All-Star Game out of Georgia because of its voter suppression laws and now Atlanta gets to host World Series games (plus, there’s the awful Tomahawk Chop). It’s also easy to root for Astros manager Dusty […]

Read More