Lakers add PG Dennis Schröder to crowded backcourt

The Los Angeles Lakers and level guard Dennis Schröder have agreed to a one-year deal price $2.64 million, based on Stadium’s Shams Charania.

The German speedster final performed for the Houston Rockets in 2021-22, after being dealt by the Celtics to H-City alongside a pair of teammates in alternate for heart Daniel Theis. 

He performed simply 15 video games for the Rockets final season, and averaged 13.5 factors, 4.6 assists and three.3 rebounds per sport with Boston and Houston. 

Schröder reunites with the Lakers after departing the crew in free company after the 2020-21 season. He averaged 15.4 factors and 5.8 assists per sport that season and infamously turned down a four-year, $84 million extension halfway via the marketing campaign, solely to signal with the Celtics for $5.9 million within the ensuing offseason.

The 29-year-old guard holds a profession common of 14.2 factors per sport. He joins a instantly crowded backcourt that additionally consists of Russell Westbrook, Patrick Beverley and Kendrick Nunn.

Get extra from Nationwide Basketball Affiliation Observe your favorites to get details about video games, information and extra.