The veteran shooting guard has agreed to a three-year, $19.5-million contract with the
Yahoo Sports first reported Meeks' agreement with Detroit.
Meeks earned $1.65 million with the Lakers this past season, averaging 15.7 points in 77 games. He hit career highs in efficiency, shooting 46.3% from the field and 40.1% from three-point range.
The Pistons, badly in need out outside shooting, will pay Meeks approximately $6.3 million for the 2014-15 season.
Meeks' best performance as a Laker was in March, when he scored 42 points to help the Lakers upset the
The Lakers lose one of last year's bright spots -- but then that squad won just 27 games.
In fact, most players on that roster are now unrestricted free agents, including