James, Lakers reach two-year deal
LeBron James agreed to a two-year contract extension with the Lakers, keeping him with the team through the 202223 season, Klutch Sports agent Rich Paul
The deal is worth $85 million.
It could be a hint as to what Paul’s other marquee client, AnthonyDavis,
plans to do with the Lakers. Davis, who became an unrestricted free agent when he opted out of the final year of his contract, is expected to re-sign with the Lakers, though the details of his deal haven’t yet been finalized.
James, who turns 36 at the end of December, is coming off his fourth NBA championship, leading the Lakers to glory in the NBA bubble where he was named NBA Finals most valuable player.
♦ The Detroit Pistons agreed to a nonguaranteed deal with LiAngelo Ball. Ball is the brother of New Orleans Pelicans guard Lonzo Ball and Charlotte Hornets lottery pick LaMelo Ball.