Lakers Rumors: Los Angeles Interested in Jodie Meeks

The Los Angeles Lakers have been very busy this off-season, first with their acquisition of Steve Nash and their ongoing struggle with Dwight Howard. However, the Lakers are still looking to improve their bench by adding solid role players.

According to a report, the Los Angeles Lakers are interested in unrestricted free-agent Jodie Meeks. Meeks last played for the Philadelphia 76ers and was a very reliable three-point shooter.

 

In the 2011-12 season, Meeks shot nearly 37 percent from the three-point arc and in the year before, Meeks was close to 40 percent. If the Lakers add Howard to their team, they will have another shooter the big man can utilize. Teams often double-team Howard in the paint and by adding a shooter like Meeks, the Lakers will be one dangerous team.

You May Also Like

Lakers News: Anthony Davis Wants To Win 2019-20 NBA Defensive Player Of The Year

The Los Angeles Lakers trading for Anthony Davis to begin the 2019 NBA offseason was a game-changing move for them…

Lakers Nation Roundtable: Reaction To ESPN Forecast

[new_royalslider id=”312″] The Los Angeles Lakers are looking to improve on last…

Happy Father’s Day to the Dad’s of Lakers Nation

Everyone at Lakers Nation would like to take a quick minute and…

Despite Hyperextended Knee, Bryant Expected to Play Friday

In the Los Angeles Lakers’ Friday night win over the Memphis Grizzlies,…