JaVale McGee posts farewell message to Lakers

JaVale McGee
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JaVale Mcgee moved to the Cleveland Cavaliers after two years with the Los Angeles Lakers. The 32-year-old center, who won his third NBA championship with the Lakers this past season, shared a heartfelt message to the Lakers thanking for the opportunity he was given.

“I want to thank Rob Pelinka and Jeanie Buss for the opportunity to be the starting center of the World Champion Lakers for the past two years. We set out w/ one goal in mind and accomplished it! I’m excited for this new journey w/ the Cavs and can’t wait to bring the pedigree and caliber of play to the city of Cleveland that the fans will be proud of! Pierre 3Xs signing out!” McGee wrote on Instagram.

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Last season, McGee averaged 6.6 points, 5.7 rebounds and 1.4 blocks per game for the eventual champions.