Rajon Rond has become the new Los Angeles Lakers player this Tuesday. Returning to the team with which he was champion in 2020 . The player joins the list of former Lakers components, who will once again wear the gold and purple jersey.
After spending a year getting to know three teams (Hawks, Clippers and Grizzlies), the point guard has made the decision to sign for one year and for the minimum that the NBA marks per veteran with the Los Angeles Clippers. According to a journalist from ESPN Rajon Rondo will sign with the Angelina franchise the moment he leaves the list of ‘waivers’. The one-year deal for $ 2.6 million is scheduled to sign on Tuesday .
The 35-year-old player was transferred to the Memphis Grizzlies by the Los Angeles Clippers in the middle of this month as part of the agreement made by Eric Bledsoe, however from the outset it was known that the stay with the bears would be short-lived. Rajon Rondo wore the Lakers jersey for two seasons , becoming an important piece, now that has changed, as he will play a more secondary role behind LeBron James and Russell Westbrook. After hearing the news, the point guard has become the fifth player to return to Los Angeles this season, along with Carmelo Anthony, Trevor Ariza, Wayne Ellington and Kent Bazemore.
It only remains to wait if the Lakers see enough of the signings they have made so far or will want to incorporate another player at the last minute.