EL SEGUNDO – The South Bay Lakers have announced the team’s opening night roster for the 2017-18 season, it was announced today by General Manager Nick Mazzella.
South Bay waived forward Jason McManamen and guard Franklin Session to finalize the 2017-18 Opening Night roster. South Bay’s roster currently stands at 13 and includes three returning players, three players selected in the 2017 NBA G League Draft, two local tryout athletes, two affiliate players and two players on two-way contracts. Rookie center Thomas Bryant is currently on assignment from the Los Angeles Lakers.
The complete opening night roster (attached) is as follows:
*Signed two-way contract
**on assignment from Los Angeles Lakers
South Bay will kick off the regular season on the road against the Santa Cruz Warriors at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 4, from the Kaiser Permanente Arena. The Lakers host their home opener at the UCLA Health Training Center on Wednesday, November 8 at 7:00 p.m. against the Warriors.