blackstar wrote:Why did we sign him to part of the MMLE? Doesn't he get paid pretty much the same amount regardless of which team is paying him? Or did Artest insist on this to save the Lakers money? If so, this is not good.
What was reported after Metta was amnestied was that the Lakers only get financial relief if a team claimed him off waivers. Since nobody did Metta is getting what the Lakers owe him + whatever he can get from another team.