January 24 News Today, the Lakers officially announced that they have acquired Rui Hachimura from the Wizards.
According to Lakers team reporter Kyle Goon, considering travel and physical factors and other team changes, Rui Hachimura can play in the Lakers’ home game against the Spurs at the earliest this Thursday.
Rui Hachimura is the No. 9 pick in 2019. He has played 30 games on behalf of the Wizards so far this season, averaging 13.0 points and 4.3 rebounds per game, shooting 48.8% from the field and 33.7% from the three-point range.