The Los Angeles Lakers have re-signed forward Shawne Williams to a 10-day contract to replace the injured Nick Young, who will be out at least 2 weeks with a non-displaced knee fracture.
Nick Young returned from suspension to score 29 points, Pau Gasol had 22 and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Toronto Raptors 112-106 on Sunday, just their third win in 15 games.
The Los Angeles Lakers have signed guard Manny Harris to a 10-day contract.
Gerald Green had a strong second half to finish with a season high 28 points and lead the Phoenix Suns in a 121-114 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night.
Lakers forward Nick Young was ejected from Wednesday night’s game against the Phoenix Suns after retaliating after hard foul committed by center Alex Len.
Thaddeus Young scored seven of his 25 points in the fourth quarter, Evan Turner added 22 points, and the Philadelphia 76ers snapped their 13-game road losing streak with a 111-104 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night.
Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade had 23 points apiece, and the Miami Heat beat the Los Angeles Lakers 101-95 on Wednesday for their sixth straight win.
Pau Gasol had 24 points and 10 rebounds, Nick Young scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half, and the Los Angeles Lakers took advantage of Stephen Curry’s absence for a 102-95 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Friday night.
The Lakers’ defense was relatively non-existent throughout their Monday night loss to the Dallas Mavericks
In another move, the Lakers signed free agent Nick Young, who starred at Southern California during his college career. The 6-foot-7 guard-forward averaged 10.6 points, 2.2 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 59 games for Philadelphia last season.
A lawsuit was filed Tuesday against former USC standout and former Clippers guard Nick Young by a woman who alleges the basketball player drugged her and had non-consentual sex with her.
The Philadelphia 76ers have agreed to a one-year contract with guard Nick Young. Young’s agent, Mark Bartelstein, told The Associated Press on Friday that the deal is for one season in the $6 million range. Deals cannot be signed until July 11.
The Los Angeles Clippers will take another blow as Mo Williams will miss games due to a sprained toe. Vinny Del Negro will once again have to move his lineup by moving Nick Young to the bench and starting Randy Foye.
A person with knowledge of the trade says the Nuggets are sending Nene to the Wizards in a three-team deal, with Washington sending JaVale McGee and Ronny Turiaf to Denver and Nick Young to the Los Angeles Clippers.