On June 20, 2017, the Los Angeles Lakers traded D’Angelo Russell & Timofey Mozgov for Brook Lopez & the 27th pick. In this video, I take a closer look at how the big man fits in with the 2017-18 Lakers squad.
Pete & Darius discuss the whirlwind of a day in Lakerland, as D’Angelo Russell was traded to Brooklyn in exchange for Brook Lopez and the 27th pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. What the hell happened, and where does the team go from here? The guys discuss the many Paul George rumors, how the trade affects Lonzo Ball, and how Magic and Rob are taking control of the Lakers’ situation, for better or for worse.