Doesn’t seem like the Lakers are interested in adding another piece.

L.A. Times: The Lakers are entering the final, minor phase of roster retooling, taking a look at who was waived in recent days and determining if they could help thicken their bench.

Former San Antonio forward-guard Michael Finley might want to come to Los Angeles, but the Lakers have no interest in a player who turns 37 on Saturday and was averaging 3.7 points in 25 games with the Spurs this season.

Power forward Kenny Thomas was cut by Sacramento last month and, while providing solid post defense, would be in a numbers crunch on the Lakers bench, parked behind Pau GasolLamar Odom and even Josh Powell.

Center Zydrunas Ilgauskas was bought out by Washington but probably will likely rejoin his former team in Cleveland by the end of the month.

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  • iiTzDanny

    dammit Mitch sign Finley

  • xtro

    this is just so lame of the management. they are being so cheap. any help to bolster is needed deep in the playoffs.

    • post up playa

      cheap? we have the league’s highest payroll at over $91 million

  • http://lakersnation showtime4eva

    yeah.they all do! especially lepunk!he want’s really bad,but only a few lucky one’s get to play for the greatest franchise

  • lakers0828

    You guys are over Reacting there is No need to Retool the Roster are bench has been Productive and Lo has been great Artest has been lock down Def and i’m find with Mitch not making any moves with the trade deadline gone and with signing any free agents

  • althelakerfanyoushouldmeet

    It all depends if someone can adapt to the triangle.