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Yi Jianlian has asked to be released by the Lakers and will be formally waived Monday.
Marc Stein on Twitter
|He was a superstar in China and it was a fairly big surprise he came over to the NBA this year. Jianlian was not a lock for the rotation and had struggles on both ends this month. With Jianlian off the books, that should allow the Lakers to keep Thomas Robinson.|