Tuesday, August 26, 2008
The Lakers are close to Sun Yue
The 6-foot-9 (2.06) Sun Yue, a member of the Chinese national team playing in the Beijing Olympics, is expected to play mostly at shooting guard. The Lakers and their 2007 second-round draft pick Sun Yue agreed to terms, the team announced according to the Los Angeles Times. Lakers spokesman John Black said Friday that the deal could be signed within the next few days.
Sun yue averaged 6.8 points 1.7 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 6 games of the Olympic Games.