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Lakers agree to two-year deal with Jordan Hill
Lakers agree to two-year deal with Jordan Hill

The Lakers appear to have found their starting center, agreeing to terms Friday with free agent Jordan Hill. Hill will re-sign with the Lakers for two years and $18 million. The second season is a team option, helping to give the Lakers the chance to preserve cap room for next summer if needed. Hill, who will be 27 on July 27, averaged 9.7 points and 7.4 rebounds a game for the Lakers last season in 72 games. “I don’t think Jordan has ever wanted to leave L.A.," his agent Bill Duffy said. "He has bounced around a bit but is looking for some stability in his career. He wants to be part of the future. His heart and soul was maintained in L.A.” Earlier...

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