NBA free-agency will be in full swing in a few weeks and the Los Angeles Lakers have work to do. Last season ended in a whimper. Injuries, contracts, and a condensed schedule seem to be the talk of all the year. Luckily, it doesn’t appear that the team will not get some of these things addressed to capture their second title in over three years.
The franchise is eager to get a third factor alongside all-stars LeBron James and Anthony Davis. They’ve been linked to both Chris Paul and Russell Westbrook just days after the NBA Finals ended. The most recent reports linked them to two guys that could surely occupy that role. Brad Turner of the Los Angeles Times reported connections to Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan: