The Los Angeles Lakers have signed heart Damian Jones to a 10-day contract, Vice President of Basketball Operations and Normal Supervisor Rob Pelinka introduced at this time.
Per the OC Register, “he’s anticipated shore up the large man depth that has been frustratingly skinny since Anthony Davis has been out with harm.”
Jones has performed in 118 profession video games (49 begins) for Golden State, Atlanta and Phoenix, with averages of 4.3 factors (.657 FG%) and a pair of.8 rebounds in 13.3 minutes. Final season with Atlanta, Jones notched 5.6 factors (.680 FG%) and three.7 rebounds. In 14 video games for Phoenix this yr, he tallied 1.6 factors and 1.3 rebounds per sport.
Extra from the OC Register: “With out Davis, the Lakers are in want of shot-blocking, which is perhaps an space the place Jones may help.”