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Warriors Convert Forward Anthony Lamb to Standard NBA Contract

The 2022 NBA Champion Golden State Warriors have converted forward Anthony Lamb to a standard NBA contract, the team announced today. Lamb was originally signed by Golden State on October 5 and converted to a two-way contract on October 14.

Lamb, 25, has appeared in 50 games (three starts) with Golden State this season, averaging 7.0 points, 3.4 rebounds and 1.7 assists in 20.1 minutes while shooting 47.5% from the field and 37.9% from 3-point range. He owns career averages of 6.4 points, 3.2 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 18.8 minutes in 76 games (six starts) over three seasons with the Warriors, Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs.

Lamb has appeared in five games this season with Golden State’s G League affiliate, the Santa Cruz Warriors, averaging 14.0 points, 7.4 rebounds, 4.8 assists and 2.20 blocks in 32.0 minutes per game. Unselected in the 2020 NBA Draft, the 6’6 forward was named the 2020-21 G League Most Improved Player as a member of the Rio Grande Valley Vipers.

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