After trading for Dwight Howard on Friday morning the Lakers brought in another player Friday afternoon when the reportedly agreed to terms with Jodie Meeks.
According to Mark Medina of the L.A. Times, L.A. and Meeks agreed to a 2-year deal.
Jodie Meeks agreed to 2-year deal worth about $3 million to play for the Lakers, The Times has learned
— Mark Medina (@MarkGMedina) August 10, 2012
This answers the question – who will be Kobe Bryant’s backup next season? Meeks was being discussed along with Leandro Barbosa.
Meeks averaged 8.4 points and 2.4 rebounds last season in Philadelphia.