Seasons

Season G PPG RPG NBA
Title
1998-99 (#11) 25 5 4

J.R. Reid

Forward, #11

 

Reid is considered a player who didn't quite live up to his potential in the NBA. After becoming a local hero while playing for North Carolina, Reid was drafted by the Charlotte Hornets as the fifth overall pick in 1989. After seven seasons in the league, and a year overseas in France (1996-97), Reid returned to the Hornets in 1998, and was traded to the Lakers in March of 1999.

He spent one season with the Lakers, playing in 25 games before signing as a free agent with the Milwaukee Bucks in August of 1999. He averaged five points and four rebounds.

— Melissa Rohlin
Feb. 12, 2011

Find a Laker

Search a name

Select a season

Choose one of our lists

Advertisement

Add a widget to your site

To embed data about J.R. Reid on your website, paste the following HTML into the page.

All Things Lakers
is the Los Angeles Times’ interactive database of all things purple and gold. Learn more about your favorite coach,player or season.
advertisement
Lakers Fan Shop »
Browse Lakers 2010 Championship apparel