Report: Lakers win amnesty auction for Carlos Boozer

The Los Angeles Lakers have won the amnesty auction for former Chicago Bulls big man Carlos Boozer, per Marc Stein of

Here's Stein with the scoop:

The Lakers had plenty of competition for Boozer's services, but ended up the big winners in the race to acquire the 32-year-old power forward:

Boozer's defense came under question during the 2013-14 season, but his production offensively makes him a key addition for a Los Angeles Lakers team looking for scoring and rebounding. He averaged 13.7 points and 8.3 rebounds in his fourth and final year as a member of the Chicago Bulls.


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