The +Los Angeles Lakers have a new player on their hands. The Los Angeles Lakers have acquired Carlos Boozer on amnesty waivers. Boozer was released by the Chicago Bulls earlier this week and teams with cap space could make a bid on a portion of his $16.8 million contract. The Lakers made the highest bid and were awarded him on Thursday. Boozer averaged 13.7 points and 8.3 rebounds for the Bulls. Congrads +carlos boozer.