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Shannon Brown was traded to the Washington Wizards on Friday, however, he is expected to be waived by Washington and will likely become a free agent.
Reports on Saturday claimed that the Lakers were in the mix to sign Brown once he clears waivers, however, the team currently has a roster of 15 which means a player would have to be cut by the purple and gold in order to sign Shannon.
The four remaining players with non-guaranteed contracts are Ryan Kelly, Xavier Henry, Elias Harris and Shawne Williams – if the Lakers were to cut a player in order to sign Brown, it’d likely be a non-guaranteed guy.
There’s also the question of whether Brown would be able to find minutes on a team that is already laden with guards.
So, should the Lakers waive one of their current players and sign Shannon Brown? Vote in our poll below.
Should the Lakers sign Shannon Brown?