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Jared Dudley
Jared Dudley
Position: -
Born: 07/10/85
Height: 6-6 / 1.98
Weight:225 lbs. / 102.1 kg.
Earnings: $62,197,534 ($70,698,155*)
LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Jared Dudley huddled after the 2020-21 season to plot a return to the NBA Finals. Convinced they needed more star talent after struggling while James and Davis were sidelined by injuries last season, the group scanned the league for a new partner. On most teams, that task would fall to the front office. On the Lakers, with their collaborative front office, it meant locker-room leaders had permission to canvas the league.

Jared Dudley: 'LeBron and Davis wanted me back'

It appears they didn’t want him as a player because they felt that, with their aging team, they need youthful depth. They apparently never discussed the possibility that he would retire and become a coach. “Obviously LeBron and A.D. wanted me back,” said Dudley. “But we just couldn’t convince them.”
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