• Lakers ink ex-Tiger Douglas-Roberts


    The Los Angeles Lakers have signed forward Chris Douglas-Roberts, a three-year NBA veteran out of the University of Memphis.

    Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released.

    Douglas-Roberts was originally selected by the then-New Jersey Nets in the second round (40th overall) of the 2008 NBA Draft. Douglas-Roberts has appeared in 155 NBA games (53 starts) for the Nets and the Milwaukee Bucks, recording career averages of 7.7 points and 2.2 rebounds in 20.6 minutes.

    Most recently, the 6-7 forward spent the 2011-12 season playing for Virtus Bologna of the Italian League. In 34 games, Douglas-Roberts averaged 12.3 points and 3.0 rebounds in 27.0 minutes.

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