Originally Posted by lakerfreak
dont we have his rights?
Not anymore, because we signed him to a non-guaranteed contract. If he doesn't make the team, he's a free agent because his contract with the Lakers is dead (same goes for Douhit, N'diaye Wafer and Green) If we hadn't signed him, then we would've retained his rights and he could've played in Europe or the CBA and we'd have the option to bring him back to sign a contract at some point.
The only way to play in the D-League and not be a free agent is to have a team sign you to their 15 man roster and then send you to the D-League. This is the way I understand it anyway.