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Lakers' roster climbs to 12 with Monday signing of Wesley Johnson
Lakers' roster climbs to 12 with Monday signing of Wesley Johnson

The Lakers officially increased their roster to 12 on Monday with the re-signing of forward Wesley Johnson. "I’m happy to welcome Wesley back to our team and am excited to see him develop further after taking such great strides last season," said General Manager Mitch Kupchak in a statement. "Wesley possesses elite athleticism, and has the potential to develop into an excellent defender." Although the team didn't release terms of Johnson's contract, it's thought to be for one year at the $981,084 minimum. By the complex rules of the NBA's collective bargaining agreement, returning on a one-year deal gives Johnson the ability to block a...

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