In a related move, the Lakers signed Wenyen Gabriel a two-way contract and planned to withdraw Sekou Doumbouya.
The Los Angeles Lakers have signed guard D.J. Augustin also signed striker Wenyen Gabriel on a two-person contract, the club announced on Tuesday. In related games, the Lakers have asked for the resignation of DeAndre Jordan and Sekou Doumbouya.
Augustin has appeared in 34 (first two) Houston games this season, making an average of 5.4 points, 1.2 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 15.0 minutes per game. In 955 career games (334 starts) of Charlotte, Indiana, Toronto, Chicago, Detroit, Oklahoma City, Denver, Orlando, Milwaukee and Houston, Augustin scored 9.6 points, 1.9 rebounds and assistants -3.9 per game.
Throughout his 14-year career, Augustin shot 38 percent in the three-point range and shot more than 40 percent in three in six different seasons.
Gabriel has appeared in seven Clippers and Nets games this season, reaching 2.0 points and 2.1 rebounds in 6.7 minutes. He has appeared in 58 NBA games (one start) for the Clippers, Nets, Pelicans, Trail Blazers and Kings, an average of 2.6 points and 2.1 rebounds in 9.0 minutes.