Rasheed Wallace Close To Signing With Los Angeles Lakers: Report

By Randall Stevens   /   Published 02/24/12

Rasheed WallaceRasheed Wallace retired from the NBA in the summer of 2010, following 15 seasons in the league, but he may be making a comeback ... with reports that he may end up with the Los Angeles Lakers soon.

According to The Detroit News, the 37-year-old basketball player is close to signing a free agent contract with the Lakers.

However, it's unknown when this signing would take place.

Wallace, who won an NBA Champsionship as a member of the Detroit Pistons back in 2004, last played with the Boston Celtics during the 2009-10 season, losing to the Lakers in seven games during the 2010 Finals.

After the season, he was a free agent, but chose to retire.

Apparently, it was too soon for him, as he contemplates a return.

Wallace is a four-time All-Star, who played 1,088 career games for five different teams, averaging 14.6 points and 6.7 rebounds.

Stay tuned...

  • Lilpewee03

    is all good i believe is a good move to bring wallace to the lakers. It wont hurt of the bench.

  • http://twitter.com/dondada999 Don

    That's a good look for the Lakers. Rasheed would help the bench!!

  • http://twitter.com/dondada999 Don

    Let's go Lakers

  • http://twitter.com/dondada999 Don

    I like this idea

  • MykoeNieto

    Just might help my Lakers bench moral lol