Lakers have Blake, Fisher in fold

Updated: July 15, 2010, 1:37 AM ET
By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- Steve Blake was born in Hollywood, Fla., and 30 years later was welcomed to Hollywood, Calif., as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday.

Blake will replace Jordan Farmar as the team's primary backup point guard behind Derek Fisher as the Lakers seek a third consecutive championship. Blake signed a four-year deal valued at $16 million earlier this month.

The team announced Wednesday that it had re-signed Fisher, the 6-foot-1 point guard who has been part ...

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