Los Angeles Lakers Regular Season Rosters

2017-2018 Los Angeles Lakers Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
2 Lonzo Ball PG 6-6 190 0 UCLA 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States TO-2019; TO-2020; RFA-2021
31 Thomas Bryant C 6-10 248 0 Indiana 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States RFA-2019
1 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope SG 6-5 205 4 Georgia 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States UFA-2018
4 Alex Caruso G 6-5 205 0 Texas A&M 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2019
9 Luol Deng GF 6-9 220 13 Duke 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 7 England / South Sudan UFA-2020
11 Tyler Ennis PG 6-3 194 3 Syracuse 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 18 Canada UFA-2019
12 Channing Frye FC 6-11 255 12 Arizona 2005 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States UFA-2018
5 Josh Hart SG 6-5 215 0 Villanova 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 30 United States TO-2019; TO-2020; RFA-2021
20 Andre Ingram G 6-3 195 0 American University 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2018
14 Brandon Ingram SF 6-9 190 1 Duke 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States TO-2019; RFA-2020
0 Kyle Kuzma F 6-9 220 0 Utah 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States TO-2019; TO-2020; RFA-2021
11 Brook Lopez C 7-0 268 9 Stanford 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States UFA-2018
23 Gary Payton II G 6-3 190 1 Oregon State 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2018
30 Julius Randle PF 6-9 250 3 Kentucky 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States RFA-2018
3 Isaiah Thomas PG 5-9 185 6 Washington 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 30 United States UFA-2018
21 Travis Wear PF 6-10 229 1 UCLA 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2018
40 Ivica Zubac C 7-1 240 1 KK Mega Bemax (Serbia) 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 2 Bosnia and Herzegovina / Croatia RFA-2019
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2017-2018 L.A. Lakers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters L. Ball K. Caldwell-Pope B. Ingram J. Randle B. Lopez
Rotation A. Caruso A. Ingram L. Deng K. Kuzma  
Rotation T. Ennis J. Hart   T. Wear  
Lim PT I. Thomas G. Payton II     I. Zubac
Lim PT         T. Bryant
Lim PT         C. Frye

L.A. Lakers Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Chinemelu Elonu C 2009 Rnd 2 Pick 29 Nigeria / United States
Brad Newley SF 2007 Rnd 2 Pick 24 Australia

2017-2018 L.A. Lakers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Kyle Kuzma All-Rookie First Team (2018)
Lonzo Ball All-Rookie Second Team (2018)
Kyle Kuzma Rookie Of The Month (Nov 17)
Kyle Kuzma Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2018)
Lonzo Ball Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2018)
Brandon Ingram Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2018)
Larry Nance, Jr. Slam Dunk Contest Participant (2018)

2017-2018 L.A. Lakers Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Julius Randle 82 26.7 16.1 8.0 2.6 0.5 0.5 2.6
Kyle Kuzma 77 31.2 16.1 6.3 1.8 0.6 0.4 1.8
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 74 33.2 13.4 5.2 2.2 1.4 0.2 1.3
Brook Lopez 74 23.4 13.0 4.0 1.7 0.4 1.3 1.3
Brandon Ingram 59 33.5 16.1 5.3 3.9 0.8 0.7 2.5
Jordan Clarkson 53 23.7 14.5 3.0 3.3 0.7 0.1 1.8
Lonzo Ball 52 34.2 10.2 6.9 7.2 1.7 0.8 2.6
Josh Hart 63 23.2 7.9 4.2 1.3 0.7 0.3 0.7
Larry Nance, Jr. 42 21.9 8.6 6.8 1.4 1.4 0.5 1.0
Isaiah Thomas 17 26.8 15.6 2.1 5.0 0.4 0.1 3.2
Tyler Ennis 54 12.7 4.1 1.8 1.9 0.6 0.2 0.7
Corey Brewer 54 12.9 3.7 1.7 0.8 0.8 0.1 0.7
Ivica Zubac 43 9.5 3.7 2.9 0.6 0.2 0.3 0.6
Alex Caruso 37 15.2 3.6 1.8 2.0 0.6 0.3 1.1
Travis Wear 17 13.4 4.4 2.2 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.4
Channing Frye 9 16.7 5.8 2.8 1.1 0.1 0.1 0.4
Gary Payton II 11 10.5 3.5 2.5 1.1 0.4 0.2 0.4
Andrew Bogut 24 9.0 1.5 3.2 0.6 0.2 0.5 0.8
Andre Ingram 2 32.1 12.0 3.0 3.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
Thomas Bryant 15 4.8 1.5 1.1 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1
Nigel Hayes 2 5.3 1.5 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Vander Blue 5 9.0 0.6 0.2 0.6 0.2 0.0 0.6
Luol Deng 1 13.1 2.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 1.0
Derrick Williams 2 4.3 1.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Los Angeles Lakers Future Free Agent Details

2018 2019 2020 2021
Channing Frye (UFA)
Brook Lopez (UFA)
Isaiah Thomas (UFA)
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (UFA)
Julius Randle (RFA)
Gary Payton II (RFA)
Andre Ingram (RFA)
Travis Wear (UFA)
Tyler Ennis (UFA)
Josh Hart (TO)
Alex Caruso (RFA)
Lonzo Ball (TO)
Brandon Ingram (TO)
Kyle Kuzma (TO)
Ivica Zubac (RFA)
Thomas Bryant (RFA)
Luol Deng (UFA)
Brandon Ingram (RFA)
Josh Hart (TO)
Lonzo Ball (TO)
Kyle Kuzma (TO)
Josh Hart (RFA)
Lonzo Ball (RFA)
Kyle Kuzma (RFA)

Los Angeles Lakers Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2018To PHL (via PHX); CLETo BRK (via ORL to TOR); DEN (via UTH to CHI)
2019OwnMore favorable of LAL (via IND to CLE) and MIN (via CLE) to POR then other to ATL (via CLE); CHI
2020OwnOwn
2021OwnOwn
2022OwnOwn
2023OwnOwn
2024OwnOwn

Los Angeles Lakers Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2018 first round draft pick from Cleveland
Cleveland's 2018 1st round pick to the L.A. Lakers [Cleveland-L.A. Lakers, 2/8/2018]

2018 second round draft pick from Denver
Denver's 2018 2nd round pick to the L.A. Lakers (via Utah to Chicago) [Denver-Golden State-Utah, 7/10/2013; Atlanta-Chicago-Utah, 2/18/2016; Chicago-L.A. Lakers, 7/7/2016]

2019 second round draft pick from Chicago
Chicago's 2019 2nd round pick to the L.A. Lakers [Chicago-L.A. Lakers, 7/7/2016]

2018 first round draft pick to Philadelphia
L.A. Lakers' 2018 1st round pick to Philadelphia (via Phoenix) [L.A. Lakers-Phoenix, 7/11/2012; Milwaukee-Philadelphia-Phoenix, 2/19/2015]

2018 second round draft pick to Brooklyn
L.A. Lakers' 2018 2nd round pick to Brooklyn (via Orlando to Toronto) [L.A. Lakers-Orlando, 8/10/2012; Orlando-Toronto, 5/25/2017; Brooklyn-Toronto, 7/13/2017]

2019 second round draft pick to Portland or Cleveland
Portland will receive the more favorable of Minnesota's 2019 2nd round pick (via Cleveland) and the L.A. Lakers' 2019 2nd round pick (via Indiana to Cleveland) and Atlanta will receive the less 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; Atlanta-Cleveland, 10/14/2017]

2017-2018 Los Angeles Lakers Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Lonzo Ball was selected as the #2 pick in the First Round of the 2017 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Lonzo Ball signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 3, 2017.

Brandon Ingram was selected as the #2 pick in the First Round of the 2016 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Brandon Ingram signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 23, 2016.

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.

Ivica Zubac was selected as the #2 pick in the Second Round of the 2016 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Ivica Zubac signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 7, 2016.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Thomas Bryant, the #12 pick in the Second Round of the 2017 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Utah Jazz on June 22, 2017. Thomas Bryant signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 28, 2017.

Draft Rights to Josh Hart, the #30 pick in the First Round of the 2017 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Utah Jazz on June 22, 2017. Josh Hart signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 3, 2017.

Draft Rights to Kyle Kuzma, the #27 pick in the First Round of the 2017 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Brooklyn Nets on June 22, 2017. Kyle Kuzma signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 3, 2017.

Acquired via Trade

Tyler Ennis was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Houston Rockets on February 23, 2017. Tyler Ennis re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 26, 2017.

Channing Frye was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 8, 2018.

Brook Lopez was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Brooklyn Nets on June 22, 2017.

Isaiah Thomas was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 8, 2018.

Acquired via Free Agency

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 13, 2017.

Luol Deng signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 7, 2016.

Andre Ingram signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on April 9, 2018.

Travis Wear signed a contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on March 2, 2018. Travis Wear re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on March 13, 2018. Travis Wear re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on March 23, 2018.

2017-2018 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
Jim Buss Co-Owner 2013-2014 Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations (Los Angeles Lakers, 2005 to 2017)
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 (South Bay Lakers, 2011 to )
Tim Harris Chief Operating Officer, Senior VP of Business Operations 1996-1997 N/A
Luke Walton Head Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (2015 to 2016)
Brian Shaw Associate Head Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2013 to 2015)
Mark Madsen Assistant Coach, Player Development Coach 2013-2014 Head Coach (South Bay Lakers, 2012 to 2013)
Brian Keefe Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (2015 to 2016)
Jesse Mermuys Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (2015 to 2016)
Jud Buechler Assistant Coach 2016-2017 N/A
Miles Simon Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (2015 to 2016)
Jeanie Buss Co-Owner, President 2013-2014 Executive Vice President of Business Operations (Los Angeles Lakers, 1999 to 2013)
Rob Pelinka General Manager 2016-2017 N/A
Glenn Carraro Assistant General Manager 2012-2013 General Manager (South Bay Lakers, 2011 to )
Jesse Buss Co-Owner, Assistant General Manager, Director of Scouting 2013-2014 Scouting Coordinator (Los Angeles Lakers, 2011 to 2013)
Ryan West Director of Player Personnel 2015-2016 Assistant Director of Scouting (Los Angeles Lakers, 2012 to 2015)
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 )
Antawn Jamison Scout 2017-2018 N/A
John Kuester Advance Scout 2012-2013 Assistant Coach (Los Angeles Lakers, 2011 to 2012)
Clay Moser Advance Scout 2014-2015 Associate Head Coach (Reno Bighorns, 2010 to 2011)
Rondre Jackson Director of Player Development 2014-2015 Director of Camps (Los Angeles Lakers, 2006 to 2014)
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