Found December 18, 2011 on
The Los Angeles Lakers have signed free agent forward/center Troy Murphy, it was announced today. According to the Los Angeles Times Blog, the deal is for one year and $1.4 million.
Murphy, who has averaged a double-double in five of his 10 NBA seasons, owns career averages of 11.6 points and 8.4 rebounds in 656 games [...]
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The Los Angeles Lakers reached agreement on a one-year contract with forward/center Troy Murphy on Saturday.
Murphy saw limited playing time with three teams last season, averaging 3.1 points and 3.2 rebounds with the New Jersey Nets, Golden State Warriors and Boston Celtics.
He finished the season with the Celtics after his contract was bought out by Golden State.
Well it isn’t the Chris Paul trade, but then again not every NBA team in Los Angeles can be the Clippers. There is that obscure little team called the Lakers too.
Yesterday, the Lakers signed former Notre Dame star Troy Murphy to a one-year deal for the veteran’s minimum, worth $1,352,181, which is a set figure by the league for all players with 10 or more years experience...
Free agent forward Troy Murphy has signed with the Los Angeles Lakers, Murphy confirmed to ESPN.com on Saturday.
Yahoo! Sports is reporting that Troy Murphy has signed a one-year deal with the L.A. Lakers to help bolster a front line that lost Lamar Odom to Dallas. According to Adrian Wojnarowski: “Troy Murphy has agreed to a one-year deal with the Los Angeles Lakers, a league source told Yahoo! Sports. Murphy joins Josh McRoberts as another versatile free agent forward to help partially...
Free agent forward Troy Murphy has agreed to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers, Murphy confirmed to ESPN.com on Saturday.
The Lakers just signed forward Troy Murphy to a 1-year deal for the veteran's minimum of $1.35 million. With Bynum suspended for the first 5 games of the season and Derrick Caracter out for at least 6 weeks after tearing his lateral miniscus, Pau Gasol and Josh McRoberts will need all the help they can get. Murphy has been known as a good shooter and solid rebounder throughout...
The Los Angeles Lakers signed forward/center Troy Murphy on Sunday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The Los Angeles Lakers have signed free agent forward/center Troy Murphy, it was announced today. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released.
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Troy Murphy will help fill the void left by Lamar Odom's departure.
The Lakers, needing to bolster their three-point shooting, hope free-agent veterans will be consistent threats from beyond the arc. Both are coming off so-so seasons.In case it wasn't obvious, the Lakers needed two major changes after their embarrassing four-game playoff sweep against Dallas.
Also, second-year small forward Devin Ebanks is ready to battle for a starting spot.The Lakers continued to tinker with their roster, agreeing to terms with veteran power forward Troy Murphy on a one-year, $1.4-million contract.