Sekou Doumbouya returns to Lakers

2022-01-12T23:24:48+00:00 2022-01-12T23:24:48+00:00.

Antonis Stroggylakis

12/Jan/22 23:24

Eurohoops.net

The Lakers are giving another opportunity to Sekou Doumbouya.

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

Sekou Doumbouya signed a two-way contract to return to the Los Angeles Lakers, the club announced. The French forward had signed a two-way deal with the Lakers in October before being waived almost on November 16.

Doumbouya, the 15th overall pick of 2019, played two games with the Lakers in his previous stint.

Per Lakers:

The Los Angeles Lakers have signed Sekou Doumbouya to a two-way contract, it was announced today. In a related move, the Lakers requested waivers on Jay Huff.

In two games with Los Angeles this season, Doumbouya averaged 7.0 points, 3.0 rebounds, 1.5 steals and 1.0 block in 8.0 minutes per game. He has appeared in 96 career NBA games (30 starts) for the Lakers and Pistons, averaging 5.6 points and 2.8 rebounds in 17.1 minutes.