Los Angeles Lakers Regular Season Rosters

2015-2016 Los Angeles Lakers Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
  Brandon Bass PF 6-8 250 10 LSU 2005 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States PO-2016; UFA-2017
28 Tarik Black PF 6-9 250 1 Kansas 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2016
3 Anthony Brown GF 6-7 210 0 Stanford 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States RFA-2018
15 Jabari Brown SG 6-4 215 1 Missouri 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2016
24 Kobe Bryant SG 6-6 205 19 Lower Merion High School (Pennsylvania) 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States UFA-2016
6 Jordan Clarkson G 6-5 195 1 Missouri 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 16 United States RFA-2016
  Michael Frazier G 6-4 194 0 Florida 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2017
  Roy Hibbert C 7-2 290 7 Georgetown 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States UFA-2016
  Jonathan Holmes F 6-8 240 0 Texas 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2017
4 Ryan Kelly PF 6-11 230 2 Duke 2013 Rnd 2 Pick 18 United States RFA-2016
7 Larry Nance, Jr. SF 6-9 230 0 Wyoming 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States TO-2017; TO-2018; RFA-2019
30 Julius Randle PF 6-9 250 1 Kentucky 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States TO-2016; TO-2017; RFA-2018
1 D'Angelo Russell SG 6-5 195 0 Ohio State 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States TO-2017; TO-2018; RFA-2019
50 Robert Sacre C 7-0 260 3 Gonzaga 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 30 Canada UFA-2016
  Lou Williams G 6-1 175 10 South Gwinnett High School (Georgia) 2005 Rnd 2 Pick 15 United States UFA-2018
0 Nick Young SG 6-7 210 8 USC 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States PO-2017; UFA-2018

2015-2016 Lakers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Clarkson K. Bryant A. Brown R. Kelly R. Hibbert
Rotation   J. Brown   B. Bass T. Black
Rotation   L. Williams   J. Randle R. Sacre
Rotation   N. Young      
Lim PT   D. Russell L. Nance, Jr.    
Lim PT     J. Holmes    

Lakers Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Ater Majok C 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 28 Australia / South Sudan
Chinemelu Elonu C 2009 Rnd 2 Pick 29 Nigeria / United States

Los Angeles Lakers Future Free Agent Details

2016 2017 2018 2019
Brandon Bass (PO)
Kobe Bryant (UFA)
Roy Hibbert (UFA)
Ryan Kelly (RFA)
Robert Sacre (UFA)
Tarik Black (RFA)
Jordan Clarkson (RFA)
Jabari Brown (RFA)
Julius Randle (TO)
Nick Young (PO)
Jonathan Holmes (RFA)
Michael Frazier (RFA)
Larry Nance, Jr. (TO)
D'Angelo Russell (TO)
Julius Randle (TO)
Lou Williams (UFA)
Anthony Brown (RFA)
Julius Randle (RFA)
Larry Nance, Jr. (TO)
D'Angelo Russell (TO)
Larry Nance, Jr. (RFA)
D'Angelo Russell (RFA)

Los Angeles Lakers Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
20161-3 Own; 4-30 to PHL (via PHX)Own
20171-3 Own; 4-30 to PHL (via PHX) if not already settledTo ORL if LAL has not conveyed 1st round pick to PHL by 2017
2018To PHL (via PHX) if not already settled; or 1-5 Own; 6-30 to ORL if LAL conveys 1st round pick to PHL in 2016To ORL if LAL has not conveyed 1st round pick to PHL by 2017
2019To ORL if not already settled and if LAL has conveyed 1st round pick to PHL by 2017More favorable of LAL (via IND to CLE) and MIN (via CLE) to POR then other to CLE
2020OwnOwn
2021OwnOwn
2022OwnOwn

Los Angeles Lakers Future Traded Pick Details

Credits Debits

2015 first round draft pick from Houston
Houston's 2015 1st round pick to the L.A. Lakers [Houston-L.A. Lakers, 7/13/2014]

2016 first round draft pick to Philadelphia
L.A. Lakers' 1st round pick to Philadelphia (via Phoenix) protected for selections 1-3 in 2016 and 1-3 in 2017 and unprotected in 2018 [L.A. Lakers-Phoenix, 7/11/2012; Milwaukee-Philadelphia-Phoenix, 2/19/2015]

2018 first round draft pick to Orlando
If at least two years after the L.A. Lakers conveyed a 1st round pick to Philadelphia, then the L.A. Lakers' 1st round pick to Orlando protected for selections 1-5 in 2018 and unprotected in 2019; if the L.A. Lakers have not conveyed a 1st round pick to Philadelphia by 2017, then the L.A. Lakers will instead convey their 2017 2nd round pick and 2018 2nd round pick to Orlando [L.A. Lakers-Orlando, 8/10/2012]

2019 second round draft pick to Cleveland
Cleveland will receive the less favorable of the L.A. Lakers' 2019 2nd round pick (via Indiana) and Minnesota's 2019 2nd round pick and Portland will receive the more favorable of these two picks (via Cleveland) [Cleveland-Minnesota, 6/25/2015; Indiana-L.A. Lakers, 7/9/2015; Cleveland-Indiana, 7/23/2015; Cleveland-Portland, 7/27/2015]; this pick conveyance is the same as the one described in "2019 second round draft pick from Minnesota" on Cleveland Credits

2019 second round draft pick to Portland
Portland will receive the more favorable of the L.A. Lakers' 2019 2nd round pick (via Indiana to Cleveland) and Minnesota's 2019 2nd round pick (via Cleveland) and Cleveland will receive the less favorable of these two picks [Cleveland-Minnesota, 6/25/2015; Indiana-L.A. Lakers, 7/9/2015; Cleveland-Indiana, 7/23/2015; Cleveland-Portland, 7/27/2015]; this pick conveyance is the same as the one described in "2019 second round draft pick from Minnesota" on Portland Credits

2015-2016 Los Angeles Lakers Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Anthony Brown was selected as the #4 pick in the Second Round of the 2015 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Anthony Brown signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 9, 2015.

Ryan Kelly was selected as the #18 pick in the Second Round of the 2013 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Ryan Kelly signed a contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on September 20, 2013. Ryan Kelly re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 21, 2014.

Larry Nance, Jr. was selected as the #27 pick in the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Larry Nance, Jr. signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 10, 2015.

Julius Randle was selected as the #7 pick in the First Round of the 2014 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Julius Randle signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 13, 2014.

D'Angelo Russell was selected as the #2 pick in the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. D'Angelo Russell signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 10, 2015.

Robert Sacre was selected as the #30 pick in the Second Round of the 2012 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Robert Sacre signed a contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 29, 2012. Robert Sacre re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 10, 2013.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Kobe Bryant, the #13 pick in the First Round of the 1996 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Charlotte Hornets (1988) on July 11, 1996. Kobe Bryant signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 25, 1996. Kobe Bryant signed a multi-year extension with the Los Angeles Lakers on January 29, 1999. Kobe Bryant re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 15, 2004. Kobe Bryant signed a multi-year extension with the Los Angeles Lakers on April 2, 2010. Kobe Bryant signed a multi-year extension with the Los Angeles Lakers on November 25, 2013.

Draft Rights to Jordan Clarkson, the #16 pick in the Second Round of the 2014 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Washington Wizards on June 26, 2014. Jordan Clarkson signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 25, 2014.

Acquired via Trade

Roy Hibbert was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Indiana Pacers on July 9, 2015.

Acquired via Free Agency

Brandon Bass signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 9, 2015.

Jabari Brown signed a contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on March 10, 2015. Jabari Brown re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on March 21, 2015. Jabari Brown re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on April 1, 2015.

Michael Frazier signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 25, 2015.

Jonathan Holmes signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 13, 2015.

Lou Williams signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 9, 2015.

Nick Young signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 11, 2013. Nick Young re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 21, 2014.

2015-2016 Los Angeles Lakers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Buss Family Trust Owner, Majority Owner 2013-2014 N/A
Edward P. Roski, Jr. Co-Owner 1998-1999 N/A
Philip F. Anschutz Co-Owner 1998-1999 N/A
Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong Co-Owner 2011-2012 N/A
Janie Drexel Co-Owner 2013-2014 N/A
Johnny Buss Co-Owner 2013-2014 Executive Vice President of Strategic Development (Los Angeles Lakers, 2006 to 2013)
Francis R. Mariani Chief Executive Officer 1987-1988 N/A
Joe McCormack Chief Financial Officer 1989-1990 N/A
Joey Buss Co-Owner, Alternate Board of Governor 2013-2014 Chief Executive Officer (Los Angeles D-Fenders, 2011 to )
Tim Harris Chief Operating Officer, Senior VP of Business Operations 1996-1997 N/A
Magic Johnson VP 1994-1995 Head Coach (Los Angeles Lakers, 1993 to 1994)
Byron Scott Head Coach 2014-2015 Head Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2010 to 2013)
Larry Lewis Assistant Coach, Director of Player Development 2013-2014 Assistant Coach (Los Angeles D-Fenders, 2012 to 2013)
Mark Madsen Assistant Coach, Player Development Coach 2013-2014 Head Coach (Los Angeles D-Fenders, 2012 to 2013)
Clay Moser Assistant Coach, Advance Scout 2014-2015 Associate Head Coach (Reno Bighorns, 2010 to 2011)
Jim Eyen Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Sacramento Kings, 2009 to 2013)
Paul Pressey Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2010 to 2013)
Thomas Scott Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Los Angeles D-Fenders, 2013 to 2014)
Jeanie Buss Co-Owner, President 2013-2014 Executive Vice President of Business Operations (Los Angeles Lakers, 1999 to 2013)
Jim Buss Co-Owner, Executive VP of Basketball Operations 2005-2006 Assistant General Manager (Los Angeles Lakers, 1998 to 2005)
Glenn Carraro Assistant General Manager 2012-2013 General Manager (Los Angeles D-Fenders, 2011 to )
Jesse Buss Co-Owner, Director of Scouting 2013-2014 Scouting Coordinator (Los Angeles Lakers, 2011 to 2013)
Tom Bialaszewski Video Coordinator 2011-2012 Associate Coach (Reno Bighorns, 2009 to 2011)
J.J. Outlaw Video Coordinator 2014-2015 Player Development (Los Angeles Lakers, 2013 to )
John Kuester Advance Scout 2012-2013 Assistant Coach (Los Angeles Lakers, 2011 to 2012)
Rondre Jackson Director of Player Development 2014-2015 Director of Camps (Los Angeles Lakers, 2006 to 2014)
Gary Vitti Athletic Trainer 1984-1985 N/A
Marco Nunez Assistant Athletic Trainer 2008-2009 N/A
John Ireland Radio Broadcaster 2010-2011 N/A
Mychal Thompson Radio Broadcaster 2011-2012 N/A
Lawrence Tanter Public Address Announcer 1981-1982 N/A