Sources: Lakers waiving DeMarcus Cousins after coming to terms with Markieff Morris

Sources: Lakers waiving DeMarcus Cousins after coming to terms with Markieff Morris

Lakers reportedly reached a deal to sign Markieff Morris, who was recently bought out by the Detroit Pistons.’ data-reactid=”16″>The move comes as the Lakers reportedly reached a deal to sign Markieff Morris, who was recently bought out by the Detroit Pistons.

The Lakers needed a roster spot for Morris, and it appears Cousins is a casualty of the addition.

Cousins never played for the Lakers

signing with the Lakers during the offseason for one year and $3.5 million. The Lakers had visions of pairing the former All-Star center alongside All-NBA center Anthony Davis before another significant injury derailed his season.’ data-reactid=”34″>He made a surprise return in the NBA Finals before eventually signing with the Lakers during the offseason for one year and $3.5 million. The Lakers had visions of pairing the former All-Star center alongside All-NBA center Anthony Davis before another significant injury derailed his season.