Toronto Raptors

February 11, 2019 3:27 pm

Report: Toronto Raptors to sign veteran point guard Jeremy Lin

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The Toronto Raptors are reportedly getting one of the top targets on the buyout market.

ESPN reports point guard Jeremy Lin is finalizing a buyout with the Atlanta Hawks to allow him to sign with the Toronto Raptors.

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The 30-year-old Lin is averaging 10.7 points per game on 46.6 per cent shooting from the field this season.

The Raptors were looking for a third point guard after trading Delon Wright to the Memphis Grizzlies as part of the deal to acquire Marc Gasol last week.

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In 457 career games, Lin is averaging 11.8 points and 4.4 assists on 43.6 per cent shooting

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