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Lakers News: Robert Sacre named to Canadian national team roster, will play 11 games in Europe this summer

While Robert Sacre may not have competed in the Las Vegas Summer League this year, it looks like he’ll be gaining some more experience and getting in some playing time with the Canadian national team over the next couple of weeks. According to the official Canada basketball website, Sacre is one of five NBA players (Kelly Olynyk, Andrew Nicholson, Cory Joseph, Dwight Powell) to...
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Robert Sacre to play for Canadian national team this summer

It appears that Robert Sacre will be playing some high level basketball this summer. While Canada missed out on the basketball World Cup, they’ll still be playing a lot of basketball in the coming months. According to CTV News, the team “will play five of the world’s top-15 ranked teams in a European tour” and will also take part in 11 exhibition games between July 24 and...
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Robert Sacre working on his post moves at practice

Robert Sacre signed a three-year deal with the Los Angeles Lakers during the summer, so the team obviously sees potential in the Canadian big man. Sacre has apparently been putting in work all summer long, and the seven-footer may get a chance to show off his game when the team play their first pre-season game on Saturday. In the video below, posted by the Lakers’ official Vine...
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Robert Sacre Re-Signs With Lakers For Guaranteed Multi-Year Deal

Robert Sacre has re-signed with the Los Angeles Lakers on a fully guaranteed, multi-year contract, a league source told RealGM. The Lakers extended Sacre a qualifying offer before free agency, and both sides wanted a return beyond that one season proposal. Sacre, the 24-year-old center, was selected by the Lakers with the 60th overall pick in last year’s draft, and he averaged...
Via RealGM
July 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Lakers Robert Sacre reassigned to D-League

EL SEGUNDO - The Los Angeles Lakers have reassigned center Robert Sacre to the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA Development League, it was announced today. Sacre has played in 13 games with the Lakers this season, averaging 0.5 points and 0.8 rebounds in 4.2 minutes. Selected by the Lakers in the second round (60th overall pick) of the 2012 NBA Draft, Sacre finished his collegiate...
Via Fox Sports West
January 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Lakers assign rookie C Sacre to D-League

The Los Angeles Lakers have assigned rookie center Robert Sacre to the D-League's Los Angeles D-Fenders. The Lakers made the move Wednesday, shortly before the D-Fenders' season opener. Sacre appeared in eight games for the Lakers, recording two points and two rebounds in 19 minutes of play. He also has gained popularity among Lakers fans for his vociferous cheerleading...
Via AP on Fox
November 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers send rookie Sacre to D-Fenders

The Los Angeles Lakers assigned rookie Robert Sacre to the D-Fenders of the NBA's Developmental League. Sacre, a 7-foot forward/center from Gonzaga, was the Lakers' second-round pick in the 2012 draft. In eight games with the Lakers this season, he has two points, two rebounds, one assist and two blocks. The D-Fenders open their season Wednesday night in Los Angeles against Idaho.
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Rumors: Los Angeles Lakers Sign Robert Sacre

The Los Angeles Lakers have signed rookie center Robert Sacre. The terms of the deal were undisclosed but the contract is most likely nonguaranteed. The 7-footer was drafted out of Gonzaga by the Lakers in the 2012 NBA Draft with their only pick, 60th overall. Sacre, who is from Vancouver, Canada, will try to make [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full...
Via Next Level Sports Network
September 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Sign Mr. Irrelevant – Robert Sacre

Lakers signed their second round, 60th pick from the 2012 Draft, F/C Robert Sacre.  Sacre averaged over 9 points per game at Gonzaga (11.6 as a senior), and was named 2012 WCC Defensive Player of the Year.Sacre will be a big body for “Dwight Insurance” if his back isn’t ready to start the season.
Via Laker Nation
September 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers sign draft pick Sacre

The Los Angeles Lakers signed rookie forward/center Robert Sacre, the team announced Friday. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Sacre, a 7-foot forward-center out of Gonzaga, was a second round draft pick this year for the Lakers. He ranked second in school history with 186 blocked shots while averaging 9.4 points, 5.0 rebounds and 1.4 blocks in 135 games. Sacre was the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 07, 2012  |  Discuss
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