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Lakers' Nick Young a showman to the end
Lakers' Nick Young a showman to the end

The season ended, but Nick Young's one-man show kept rolling. The always entertaining Lakers reserve excitedly told reporters about his new contract a few minutes after a season-ending meeting Thursday with Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak. "He said he was going to sign me for $100 million or something like that. Hopefully, he wasn’t lying," Young said. Young was joking, of course. But after leading the Lakers in scoring, he will decline a player option for $1.2 million next season and become a free agent in July. He won't make $100 million but might get closer to the average NBA salary of $5.5 million. The Lakers like him and his personality, other...

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