The Los Angeles Lakers aim to become one of the strongest teams in the NBA next season as they try to win the championship and avenge last year’s elimination.
However, it is said that the California team may bring back a player who is currently regarded as one of the best players in the league. Although it is still just a rumor at this time, this may make Lakers fans happy.
This is Julius Randle, currently playing for the New York Knicks. He may return to the Lakers through a change. The Los Angeles people will send D’Angelo Russell, Rui Hachimura, Jalen Hood-Schifino and Jaxson Hayes, plus the Lakers’ first-round pick. 2029.
This seems like a less-than-smart change for the Lakers, who will be giving up much of their structure for the future, however, financially it benefits them since they are not responsible for paying Russell and Hachimura cost of. Salary $33 million.
Randle will make approximately $25 million next season, and he would also be a great offensive acquisition that will greatly help LeBron James and company in their new championship plans.