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Shawne Williams' 10-day contract with Lakers expires
Shawne Williams' 10-day contract with Lakers expires

Shawne Williams' 10-day contract with the Lakers expires Sunday, leaving him a free agent on his 28th birthday. The 6-foot-9 forward signed with the Lakers on Feb. 6 for $69,998. Because Williams is on a minimum contract, the NBA will reimburse the Lakers $17,981 with $52,017 of Williams' salary counting against the team's salary cap and luxury tax. Williams was originally picked up by the Lakers in the off-season, signing a non-guaranteed contract.  Before his contract locked in for the entire season, the team waived him Jan. 7. In 36 games this season, Williams averaged 5.6 points and 4.6 rebounds while shooting 38% from the field. The Lakers are currently on...