Richard Jefferson on Avery Bradley opting out and the possibility of JR Smith to the Lakers

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Former NBA player and current ESPN analyst Richard Jefferson discusses the Los Angeles Lakers defense specialist Avery Bradley opting out of the NBA’s 2019-20 restart in Orlando, Florida and weighs in on the possibility of the Lakers adding free-agent scorer JR Smith to the roster:

In 49 games so far this season, Bradley is averaging 8.6 points, 2.3 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game. On 44.4% shooting from the field, 36.4% from 3-point land.

Meanwhile, Smith was mostly away from the Cleveland Cavaliers last season and appeared in only 11 games, averaging 6.7 points, 1.6 rebounds and 1.9 assists per game. On 34.2% shooting from the floor, 30.8% from deep.