EL SEGUNDO – The South Bay Lakers have waived guard Ian Baker, it was announced today.
Baker was the 22nd overall selection in the 2017 NBA G League Draft. The 2016-17 WAC Player of the Year appeared in nine games for South Bay, averaging 2.4 points and 1.0 assists in 7.2 minutes.
The Lakers roster stands at 11, including one Two-Way player and one assignment player.
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. The Lakers have claimed three division titles and have twice competed in the NBA G League Finals, most recently in 2015-16.