Thursday, July 22, 2010
Matt Barnes signs with Lakers
Veteran swingman Matt Barnes, one of the most coveted free agents left on the open market, is headed to the Los Angeles Lakers.
The seven-year veteran announced the move via his Twitter feed on Thursday, and the Lakers confirmed the deal.
Yahoo! Sports is reporting that Barnes agreed to a two-year contract worth $3.6 million.
"Its official I AM A LOS ANGLES LAKER. I wanna thank u for all ur patients and understanding. This is a dream come true!!! Good lookn Kobe," Barnes posted on his Twitter feed.
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