Former Laker doubts team will run it back1 min read
Rob Pelinka says the Lakers want to stick with their new young players. One former Laker has his doubts.
At the team’s exit interviews Tuesday, Pelinka told reporters, « I would say this resoundingly clear: Our intentions are to keep our core of young guys together. »
Many of the young players who helped the Lakers reverse a disappointing season and make it to the conference finals have unresolved contract situations this summer, whether it’s free agency or non-guaranteed contracts. The Lakers can bring them back, try to package players to trade for a veteran star or create salary cap space to sign one.
Former Laker Kyle Kuzma thinks he knows which direction they’ll go.