Lakers sign versatile Jackson, waive Medvedenko
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Lakers signed free agent swingman Jim Jackson Monday, waiving forward Slava Medvedenko to make room for him on the roster.
Terms of Jackson's contract were not released, general manager Mitch Kupchak said.
Jackson was in Los Angeles and was to be in uniform for Monday night's game against the San Antonio Spurs, the Lakers said. He did not take part in the team's shoot-around earlier in the day, so it was unknown if he would play.
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