Los Angeles Lakers forward Travis Wear (21) shoots against Memphis Grizzlies forward Dillon Brooks (24) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, March 24, 2018, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)
The Los Angeles Lakers have signed forward Travis Wear to a two-way contract, it was announced Tuesday by General Manager Rob Pelinka.
Wear played in 17 games for the Lakers in 2017-18, averaging 4.4 points and 2.2 rebounds in 13.4 minutes per game. Signed mid-season from the South Bay Lakers, Wear notched 16.7 points (.445 FG%, .419 3P%), 8.3 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 33 G League games (29 starts) last season.
Per NBA rules, teams are permitted to have up to two players under two-way contracts on their roster at any given time, in addition to their 15-man regular season roster.