Lakers sign Wear to camp contract

Josh Hart of the Lakers will be sidelined for 4-6 weeks after having surgery to repair a broken left hand.

The Los Angeles Lakers have signed forward Travis Wear, general manager Rob Pelinka announced in a press release.

Wear is 6-foot-10 and spent last season with the South Bay Lakers of the G League, where he averaged 12.7 points and 7.3 rebounds in 47 games.

He also played for the Lakers summer league entry, averaging 7.9 points and 3.9 boards.

The Lakers’ roster stands at 19.