Lakers sign Rajon Rondo to one-year deal for $9 million

Point guard Rajon Rondo

The move comes a day after the blockbuster deal that landed LeBron James with the Lakers. The person confirmed the terms to The Associated Press under condition of anonymity Monday because McGee's deal is unsigned.

It didn't take Julius Randle long to find a home. He eventually played college hoops at the legendary NCAA powerhouse the University of Kentucky after being one of the top high school recruits in the nation.

The Los Angeles Lakers reportedly renounced the rights to forward Julius Randle (30).

The Pelicans already had limited cap space coming into the summer, and they are expected to use some of their mid-level exception to sign New Orleans native Elfrid Payton after agreeing to a one-year, $2.7 million deal with him on Sunday, according to a source. He averaged 8.3 points, 8.2 assists and 4.0 rebounds in 65 games for New Orleans last season.

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Randle came into training camp last season in the best shape of his life. Cousins is more of a low-post threat than Randle, but both players have good passing and vision for big men. Unless Ball is traded away, he would most likely be demoted to a bench role with fellow youngsters Josh Hart and Moe Wagner.

The Rondo addition, in particular, had the National Basketball Association world trying to make sense of the Lakers' plan.

ESPN, which first reported the agreement, said Rondo will make $9 million.

Randle played in all 82 of L.A.'s games previous year. Given the talent and ceiling of both players, teams are going to find it very hard to put together a frontcourt that can matchup with Randle and Davis.

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