LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Los Angeles Lakers will sign free agent forward Metta World Peace to a one-year contract.
World Peace is 35 and will enter his 15th season in the NBA.READ MORE: New $500M Skyscraper Proposed For Sunset Blvd. In Hollywood
During his career, World Peace has averaged 13.8 points per game, 2.0 rebounds per game and 0.8 steals per game.
While he has been out of the NBA for a year, World Peace has been working out with the team often and has impressed management with his ability to mentor the younger players.READ MORE: Buy Them Now: Shoppers Urged To Get A Jump On The Holidays Due To Global Shipping Problems
World Peace played four seasons with the Lakers from 2009-13 and was critical in the Lakers’ 2010 championship. Los Angeles amnestied World Peace after the 2012-13 season.
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