Chinese national team member and former Laker second round pick Sun Yue has signed with the New York Knicks after being released by the Lakers. A crowd favorite in his only season in Los Angeles, Yue saw little playing time and found himself assigned to the development league for a portion of the season. With a roster as stacked as the Lakers have for the upcoming season, there simply wasn’t room for him. [via nba.com]
The terms of the deal were not disclosed.