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Lakers sign Manny Harris to 10-day deal

Apr 14, 2012; Washington, DC, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers guard Manny Harris (6) during the second half at the Verizon Center. The Cavaliers defeated the Wizards 98 – 89. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports

After last night’s fight in Phoenix that will likely lead to at least one suspension, the Lakers have looked to their D-League affiliate for a replacement. According to Dave McMenamin of ESPN Los Angeles, the Lakers will sign guard Manny Harris to a 10-day contract in wake of the likely suspension of Nick Young.

 

Harris has turned heads recently with his play, averaging 43 points on 60% shooting over the last three games. Harris’ call-up isn’t totally unexpected, as we here at Lake Show Life took a look just a few days ago at the possibility of signing Harris.

 

Harris will join the Lakers in Boston Friday, where he will likely be forced into playing time thanks to the short-handedness of the Lakers. Harris’ contract couldn’t have been signed at a better time, as the Lakers are beginning their annual Grammy trip. Harris will be eligible to play in the remaining six games of the East coast swing.

Topics: Contract, Free Agent, Los Angeles Lakers, Manny Harris, NBA, Sign

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