Report: Lakers work out Michael Beasley for second time

Thursday August 28th, 2014

The Los Angeles Lakers worked out eight players this week, including former first-round pick Michael Beasley, reports USA Today

This week's workout marks the second time Beasley has worked out for the Lakers this summer.

According to the report, centers Dexter Pittman, Greg Stiemsma, Daniel Orton, and guards Bobby Brown, Toney Douglas, Ben Hansbrough and Malcolm Lee were also in Los Angeles for the workout Tuesday.

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Beasley was the No. 2 pick in the 2008 draft and played last season with the Miami Heat, the team that originally drafted him.

He averaged 7.9 points and 3.1 rebounds per game in 55 games with Miami. He has also played for the Minnesota Timberwolves and Phoenix Suns, and has career averages of 13.2 points and 4.9 rebounds.

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