As the NBA Draft creeps closer the rumors keep flying regarding the Los Angeles Lakers and what they might do with their picks. On this episode of the LN Podcast, host Trevor Lane chats with Jordan Schultz of the Huffington Post about his reports that the Lakers may not be quite enamored with UCLA’s Lonzo Ball.
We also dig into the latest Jordan Clarkson trade rumors and how they could eventually lead to a move to bring Paul George to Los Angeles.
As if that wasn’t enough, the show continues with NBA draft expect Mike Schmitz of Draft Express. We break down all of the top prospects that the Lakers could choose with the second overall pick and sort through a few talented players who could be there when the 28th pick comes up. This is an absolutely packed episode filled with tons of info, give it a listen below:
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1:45- Sources indicate Lakers may not take Lonzo Ball 1st overall
7:30- Jordan Clarkson trade rumors
9:45- Is Clarkson trade a precursor to Paul George?
17:00- Markelle Fultz
20:00- Lonzo Ball
29:15- Josh Jackson
34:30- Jayson Tatum
37:30- De’Aaron Fox
42:30- Dennis Smith Jr
28th pick players
48:00- Semi Ojeleye
49:15- Derrick White
50:15- Jawun Evans
51:10- Jordan Bell
53:15- How strong is the ’17 Draft?