Lakers waive guard Chris Duhon

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- The Los Angeles Lakers have waived guard Chris Duhon, it was announced Saturday by the team in a news release.

The team said general manager Mitch Kupchak made the announcement.

In 46 games (nine starts) last season with the Lakers, Duhon averaged 2.9 points, 1.5 rebounds and 2.9 assists in 17.8 minutes while recording three double-figure scoring games, 10-plus assists twice and one double-double.

Duhon was a point guard at Duke from 2000-04. He then played for the Chicago Bulls, New York Knicks, and Orlando Magic before joining the Lakers.