The Los Angeles Lakers waived Elias Harris last week in a move that saves the team nearly $1.1 million.
Harris was waived shortly before his minimum salary of $490,180 became guaranteed.
Shawne Williams, Xavier Henry and Ryan Kelly are also Lakers on non-guaranteed deals.
The Lakers waived rookie forward Elias Harris on Friday.
Harris, undrafted out of Gonzaga, was a standout on the Lakers' summer league squad in Las Vegas.
In two appearances this season, playing a total of 11 minutes, Harris did not score.
Only about a quarter of Harris' contract was guaranteed (100,000).
The Lakers' roster now stands at 14 strong.
The Los Angeles Lakers have waived forward Elias Harris. Harris appeared in two games for the Lakers this season, tallying a rebound, an assist and a steal in 11 minutes. The two-time All-West Coast Conference Team selection out of Gonzaga University started all five games for the Lakers’ 2013 Summer League team in Las Vegas, averaging 10.2 points, 5.6 rebounds and 1.2 steals in 27.0 minutes.
Ryan Kelly and Elias Harris have been re-assigned by the Los Angeles Lakers to the NBA D-League's D-Fenders.
Kelly and Harris have spent time with both the Lakers and their D-League affiliate this season.
The Lakers have recalled Ryan Kelly and Elias Harris from the D-Fenders. They’ll both be available tomorrow against Golden State. Harris has yet to play this season. As for Kelly he is averaging 3.0 points.
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@AbramianStefan I think both can help. Kelly is a great stretch 4 and Harris definitely fits D’Antonis system at 3 or 4. Talented...
The Los Angeles Lakers have assigned Ryan Kelly and Elias Harris to the L.A. D-Fenders, according to a press release from the team.
The move isn’t all that surprising seeing as both Kelly and Harris are at the end of the rotation right now. Seeing as they’re rookies, their best chance to get any playing time is to be assigned to the Lakers’ D-League affiliate, the D-Fenders...
The Los Angeles Lakers attended a fund raising event at Pechanga Casino before their final pre-season game on Friday. Before the purple and gold left the casino and headed down to Anaheim to face the Utah Jazz, Nick Young and Elias Harris decided to do their best Hulk Hogan impression as they jumped into a boxing ring and pretended it was meant for wrestling.
As Harris tried to get...
The Lakers officially signed Elias Harris earlier this month, a rookie who went undrafted in June and isn’t all that much of a big name among NBA fans.
However, Harris impressed Lakers brass during the Summer League and ultimately landed a deal with the club.
Lakers player development coach Mark Madsen recently sat down with Mike Trudell of Lakers.com and spoke about Harris’...
It’s safe to say Elias Harris probably won’t be wearing one.
NBA teams, why you do dis? Ugh. I can’t even right now.
The Los Angeles Lakers plan to wear these short-sleeve t-shirts jerseys in several games next season. According to a team source, the jerseys will be all white, essentially the same uniform the Lakers wear on Sunday home games. Yes, this means that we will see...
The Lakers announced Wednesday that they have signed forward Elias Harris to a multi-year contract, and the terms of which were not released. The team can only offer him a minimum deal next season, per their salary cap constraints.
Yahoo! Sports first reported the signing on July 26, and Harris comes to the Lakers as an undrafted rookie out of Gonzaga University.
Harris, 24, played...