EL SEGUNDO – The Los Angeles Lakers have recalled center Ivica Zubac from the South Bay Lakers, it was announced today.
Zubac scored a career-high 28 points on 13-20 from the field as he led South Bay to a 114-109 win over the Canton Charge on Friday, December 22. In his most recent stint with South Bay, Zubac played four games, averaging 23.3 points, 9.0 rebounds and 2.3 assists in 32.1 minutes per game.
In seven games with South Bay this season, Zubac has averaged 21.9 points, 9.3 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 2.0 blocks. Zubac has grabbed a pair of double-doubles and made 64.5% (71-110) of his shots from the field.
About the South Bay Lakers:
The NBA G League’s South Bay Lakers, the first franchise in G League history to be owned by an NBA team (Los Angeles Lakers), returns for its 11th season of competition in 2017-18. The Lakers franchise has established itself as a top producer of NBA-ready talent, totaling 26 NBA Call-Ups and developing 19 Lakers assignment players since the inaugural 2006-07 season. Last season, the Lakers returned to the playoffs for the third time in the last four years and produced the league MVP in guard Vander Blue. The Lakers have claimed three division titles and have twice competed in the NBA G League Finals, most recently in 2015-16.