And while Thomas sees himself as a starter, he told The Times he wouldn’t rule out returning to the Lakers in a role similar to what he has now, coming off the bench for significant minutes. “I like it here, I like the situation I’m in, the system, coaching staff,” Thomas said. “Organization’s been great to me. If things work out I would love to be here. You just never know. With free agency you’ve got to keep your options open. I have no complaints since I’ve stepped foot and put a Laker uniform on.”
October 20, 2021 | 5:37 pm EDT Update
Neil Dalal: Tommy Sheppard says the Wizards were convinced to extend Daniel Gafford by watching his development over the summer and into training camp. I watched one of Gafford’s workout with Alex McLean and I was really impressed. Gafford sweated through 3 shirts during the workout.