JR Smith to sign with the Lakers on Wednesday

JR Smith
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JR Smith is expected to return to action and sign with the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday (01/07).

The GM of the Lakers, Rob Pelinka, said his team is set to add a player to its roster for the restart of the season.

Smith, who is the grand favorite to fill the spot, will replace Avery Bradley, who opted out of the resumption of the season.