Former Cat Jodie Meeks accepts two-year deal with Lakers

Jodie Meeks - photo by Walter Cornett |
Jodie Meeks – photo by Walter Cornett |

Reserve shooting guard  has accepted a two-year deal worth about $3 million to play for the Lakers, The Times has learned.  The move hardly warrants the same headlines as the Lakers’ other blockbuster offseason moves in acquiring Steve Nashand Dwight Howard, but Meeks’ arrival gives the Lakers a solid option in relieving ’s minutes and bolstering the team’s outside shooting.  The 6-foot-4 Meeks, who played for the Philadelphia 76ersin three of his four  seasons, averaged a career-high 37% from three-point range in the last two years.


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