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  • Ty Lawson
    PG, International

    Ty Lawson signed with Fujian Sturgeons of the Chinese Basketball Association on Thursday.

    Lawson, who turns 32 this year, will spend another season in China. There is a chance that Lawsons' NBA career could be over.

    Source: Emilano Charania on Twitter

  • Ty Lawson
    G, Washington Wizards

    Ty Lawson has a agreed on a one-year deal with Shandong Golden Stars of the CBA.

    Lawson played for Shandong last year before joining the Wizards for their playoff series against the Raptors. He worked out for the Pelicans this offseason but couldn't reach a deal. The 31-year-old veteran might not be done with the NBA just yet. As a side tidbit, the Shandong Golden Stars are currently led by former NBA player Donatas Motiejunas who is averaging 24.4 points, 15.0 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 1.1 blocks, leading the team in all four categories. They are sitting in the middle of the pack with a 9-9 record so Lawson should be able to provide a nice boost.

    Source: Sportando.com

  • Ty Lawson
    G, Washington Wizards

    Candace Buckner of the Washington Post reports that the Wizards have expressed interest in free agents Jamal Crawford, Luc Mbah a Moute, Dante Cunningham, Willie Reed and Ty Lawson.

    That's an eclectic bunch. Lawson joined the Wiz for the playoffs last season and would only be a low-minute backup. Crawford would give them some much needed scoring punch while Mbah a Moute and Cunningham would vastly improve their forward group by adding a little bit of defensive toughness to the mix. Reed would just be a depth center add, as it's highly unlikely he could unseat incumbent Ian Mahinmi after his nightmare season. None of these players will be fantasy options, though Crawford would come the closest if you squinted at it for a long time.

    Source: Candace Buckner on Twitter

  • Mike Scott
    PF, Washington Wizards

    Mike Scott didn’t miss a shot on Friday night, hitting 4-for-4 to end up with 12 points, three rebounds, two assists, a steal and two 3-pointers in the Wizards’ win over the Raptors.

    The Threegional Manager did his part on Friday night, knocking down every shot attempt including two from deep. He played a large part in the Wizards’ bench stepping up to draw blood in this series and make it 2-1, Toronto. Kelly Oubre chipped in 12 points, four rebounds, two blocks and a steal. Ian Mahinmi scored six to go with two rebounds, one assist, one steal and three huge blocks. Even Ty Lawson added a little something, hitting a 3 as the 3rd quarter expired. Washington’s bench adding literally anything is a far cry from how things went in Games 1 and 2. Let’s see if it can continue on their home floor in Sunday’s Game 4.

  • Ty Lawson
    PG, Washington Wizards

    Ty Lawson was playing in the second round of the Chinese Basketball Association playoffs this time last week but the Wizards shuffled him over from China immediately following the conclusion of his team’s playoff run.

    Lawson, who agreed to a deal for the rest of the season with the Wizards last Friday, did not play in the playoff opener against the Raptors, but he has more postseason experience over the last two weeks than anyone in this series. It’s unclear if he will actually see minutes but the team had plans to bring him in sooner as they believe he can contribute. The Wizards obviously want some insurance in case John Wall goes down with an injury and Jodie Meeks is also out indefinitely following his suspension while Scott Brooks could opt to use him in order to contain Fred VanVleet.

    Source: Washington Post

  • Ty Lawson
    PG, Washington Wizards

    Ty Lawson signed with the Wizards on Thursday and will be eligible for the playoffs.

    Lawson was playing overseas and he had a nice season with the Kings last year, so it will be interesting to see how things have progressed. The Wizards have Tomas Satoransky in a backup role and he has received a lot of run, especially recently, but Lawson gives Scott Brooks a different look. We wouldn't count on him being in the rotation.

    Source: Shams Charania on Twitter

  • Report: Wizards considering signing Ty Lawson

    Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the Wizards are "seriously considering" signing Ty Lawson, who has been playing for Shangdong in the CBA this season. The Wizards are hurting for guard depth but this is the first…

    Report: Ty Lawson will sign with Shandong Golden…

    International basketball reporter David Pick is reporting that free agent point guard Ty Lawson will head to the Shandong Golden Stars in China. The Golden Stars signed former-NBA player Donatas Motiejunas to a $3 million…

    Ty Lawson has not signed in China

    Ty Lawson personally refuted an earlier report from international reporter David Pick that he had signed in China. It may eventually happen, and Pick's tweet had video of Lawson shouting out his presumed new team.…

    Pelicans plan to speak with Nick Young and…

    After securing Jrue Holiday, the Pelicans plan to speak with Nick Young and Ty Lawson next. With the $8.4 million full mid-level exception and  $3.2 million bi-annual exception available, the Pelicans are now looking to…