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.