The 2020 Sixth Man of the Year is changing teams. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Montrezl Harrell has agreed to join the Los Angeles Lakers.
Deal includes an option on second year. https://t.co/pw2CcXYNJx
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) November 21, 2020
Harrell, a former Los Angeles Clipper, will join the Lakers on a two-year contract worth $19 million. The second year of the contract is a player option.
Harrell earned the 2019-2020 Sixth Man of the Year award, putting up averages of 18.6 points and seven rebounds per game during the regular season.
The newest Laker forward will join Anthony Davis and LeBron James in their goal of repeating as NBA champions. Harrell joins Dennis Schöder as one of the Lakers’ offseason acquisitions so far.
Featured image credited to LA Times.
Stats credited to basketball-reference.com.