Scott Machado Named NBA G League Player of the Month
EL SEGUNDO - Los Angeles Lakers guard Scott Machado has been named the NBA G League Player of the Month for games played in March, the league announced today.
In eight games (all starts) with the South Bay Lakers, Machado averaged 22.8 points, 4.4 rebounds, 11.6 assists and 1.8 steals while shooting 52.6 percent from the field and guiding the team to a 6-2 record. The veteran point guard scored a career-high 40 points along with a season-high 16 assists in South Bay's 126-115 win over the Wisconsin Herd on March 11.
Machado tallied seven double-doubles in March and was named NBA G League Player of the Week on March 18. Machado received an NBA Call Up with the Los Angeles Lakers when he signed a 10-day contract on March 21.
Machado and the Los Angeles Lakers will take on the Washington Wizards tomorrow night at 7:00pm PT from STAPLES Center.
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