LeBron James has won three titles and four MVPs to six titles and five MVPs by Michael Jordan.
The Lakers signed LeBron James and then added Rajon Rondo, Lance Stephenson, JaVale McGee and Michael Beasley in the offseason.
The Lakers will open the season at the Blazers on Oct. 18 followed by their home opener on Oct. 20 against the Rockets.
The Warriors have played LeBron James on Christmas Day when he was with the Cavaliers on every Christmas Day since 2016.
Malik Newman signed a two-way contract with the Lakers on July 1 before being waived on July 19.
Luol Deng's fit moving forward remains unclear as they have been unable to trade him and didn't need to use the stretch provision on him this offseason.
LeBron James never formally met with the Rockets or 76ers.
LeBron James agreed to sign with the Lakers on July 1st.
Travis Wear played in 17 games last season with the Lakers.
The Lakers continue to value playmakers in free agency.