NBA News: Kevin Seraphin Agrees To One-Year Deal With Knicks

031214-NBA-WIZARDS-KEVIN-SERAPHIN-DC-PI1.vresize.1200.675.high.5

As the free agency period winds down, one name that has consistently come up in regards to the Los Angeles Lakers is veteran center Kevin Seraphin. The Lakers have an open roster spot and the team’s depth behind Roy Hibbert consists of Tarik Black and Robert Sacre.

What will Kobe Bryant make this season? Find out here!

Seraphin is no longer a possibility as he has agreed to a one-year deal with the New York Knicks according to Michael Scotto of Sheridan Hoops:

With Seraphin off the board, the Lakers’ options for their final roster spot has dwindled. Undrafted rookie center Robert Upshaw reportedly agreed to a deal with the team during Summer League, but that contract has yet to be signed leading many to wonder if he will indeed be part of the team. His upside is great, but questions remain about his off-court issues as well as conditioning.

The Lakers could choose to add a veteran wing such as Dorell Wright as the small forward depth looks pretty light at this time or they could simply go into training camp with 14 players under contract and keep some flexibility in case someone really impresses in training camp or someone unexpected becomes available. At this time, it looks like this will be the Lakers roster going into the season.

[divide]


Please enable Javascript to watch this video

You May Also Like

NBA News: Deron Williams Told Nets GM: ‘Don’t Wait on Dwight’

Before the Los Angeles Lakers acquired Dwight Howard via trade back in…

NBA News & Rumors Recap: NBA Draft Trade Rumors, D-Will Opts Out

The speculation surrounding the upcoming 2012 NBA Draft continues to swirl around…

NBA News: Brooklyn Nets Eye Brian Shaw For Coaching Vacancy

Another day, another former Lakers head coach or assistant coach is rumored…

Lakers News: Woman Files Lawsuit Against Devin Ebanks For Sexual Assault

Off-the-court issues continue to get worse for Los Angeles Lakers forward Devin…