Montrezl Harrell on Lou Williams, Patrick Beverley’s reaction to joining Lakers: “They understand the business”

Montrezl Harrell, Patrick Beverley
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Former Los Angeles Clippers skilled big man Montrezl Harrell, who has agreed to a two-year, $19 million deal, which will include a player option for the second season, with the Los Angeles Lakers, was asked about his ex-teammates Lou Williams, Patrick Beverley’s reaction to the news that he is joining the Lakers:

“Honestly, they understand the business. I learned the business from those guys. They taught me this is a business. if you’re not a top tier player in our league, everyone is expendable,” Harrell said.

The reigning Sixth Man of the Year averaged 18.6 points, 7.1 rebounds, 1.7 assists, and 1.1 blocks across 27.8 minutes last season.