Sunday , Jul , 01 , 2007 C.Y. Ellis

Report: Lakers, Walton agree on six-year deal

Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) – The Los Angeles Lakers have reportedly
re-signed free agent Luke Walton to a six-year contract on Sunday.

According to a report in the Los Angeles Times, both sides reached an
agreement on a new six-year deal worth $30 million.

Walton, taken by the Lakers in the second round of the 2003 draft, averaged
career-highs of 11.4 points, 5.0 rebounds and 4.3 assists last season,
starting all 60 games in which he played.

Free agents are unable to formally sign contracts before July 11.

LAL