NBA: Lakers sign ex-Madison Memorial athlete Vander Blue

August 6, 2017

The Los Angeles Lakers signed guard Vander Blue, the former Madison Memorial and Marquette athlete who was the G League’s most valuable player last season.

Blue averaged 15.0 points, 3.8 rebounds and 3.0 assists for the Lakers’ Las Vegas Summer League team, which won the title last month.

The 6-foot-5 Blue played last season for the South Bay Lakers of the G League, averaging 24.8 points, 5.1 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 1.6 steals.