Los Angeles Lakers Regular Season Rosters

2021-2022 Los Angeles Lakers Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
7 Carmelo Anthony F 6-8 240 18 Syracuse 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States UFA-2022
1 Trevor Ariza SF 6-8 215 17 UCLA 2004 Rnd 2 Pick 14 United States UFA-2022
  Joel Ayayi G 6-5 180 0 Gonzaga 2021 NBA Draft, Undrafted France RFA-2022
9 Kent Bazemore GF 6-4 195 9 Old Dominion 2012 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2022
  Chaundee Brown SF 6-5 215 0 Michigan 2021 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2022
3 Anthony Davis PF 6-10 253 9 Kentucky 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States ETO-2024; UFA-2025
2 Wayne Ellington SG 6-4 207 12 North Carolina 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 28 United States UFA-2022
5 Talen Horton-Tucker SF 6-4 233 2 Iowa State 2019 Rnd 2 Pick 16 United States PO-2023; UFA-2024
39 Dwight Howard C 6-11 265 17 Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy (Georgia) 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States UFA-2022
6 LeBron James F 6-8 250 18 St. Vincent St. Mary High School (Ohio) 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States UFA-2023
  DeAndre Jordan C 6-11 265 13 Texas A&M 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 5 United States UFA-2022
  Mac McClung PG 6-2 185 0 Texas Tech 2021 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2022
11 Malik Monk SG 6-3 200 4 Kentucky 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States UFA-2022
12 Kendrick Nunn SG 6-3 195 3 Oakland 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States PO-2022; UFA-2023
  Austin Reaves PG 6-5 206 0 Oklahoma 2021 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2022
9 Rajon Rondo PG 6-1 180 15 Kentucky 2006 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States UFA-2022
0 Russell Westbrook G 6-3 200 13 UCLA 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States PO-2022; UFA-2023
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2021-2022 L.A. Lakers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Westbrook W. Ellington L. James A. Davis D. Jordan
Rotation K. Nunn M. Monk K. Bazemore T. Ariza D. Howard
Rotation T. Horton-Tucker     C. Anthony  
Rotation R. Rondo        
Lim PT A. Reaves J. Ayayi C. Brown    
Lim PT M. McClung        

L.A. Lakers Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Zhelin Wang C 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 27 China
Chinemelu Elonu C 2009 Rnd 2 Pick 29 Nigeria / United States
Brad Newley F 2007 Rnd 2 Pick 24 Australia

L.A. Lakers Free Agent Rights Retained

Name Pos FA Status Nationality
Kostas Antetokounmpo PF (U) Bird Greece / United States
Jared Dudley PF (U) Early Bird United States
Wesley Matthews G (U) Non-Bird United States
Dion Waiters SG (U) Non-Bird United States

Los Angeles Lakers Future Free Agent Details

2022 2023 2024 2025
Rajon Rondo (UFA)
Dwight Howard (UFA)
Trevor Ariza (UFA)
Carmelo Anthony (UFA)
Russell Westbrook (PO)
DeAndre Jordan (UFA)
Wayne Ellington (UFA)
Kent Bazemore (UFA)
Kendrick Nunn (PO)
Malik Monk (UFA)
Joel Ayayi (RFA)
Austin Reaves (RFA)
Chaundee Brown (RFA)
Mac McClung (RFA)
LeBron James (UFA)
Talen Horton-Tucker (PO)
Anthony Davis (ETO)
Anthony Davis (UFA)

Los Angeles Lakers Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
20221-10 to NOP; 11-30 to MEM (via NOP)To SAN (via CHI swap for DET; via SAN swap of LAL for CHI or DET (via WAS); via MEM to SAC)
2023Own or NOP (via NOP swap for LAL)Own; CHI (via WAS)
2024To NOP unless NOP defers and instead receives LAL's 2025 1st round pickTo MEM; Less favorable of WAS and MEM (via MEM to OKC to WAS)
2025To NOP if NOP defers LAL's 2024 1st round pickOwn
2026OwnTo CLE
2027OwnOwn
2028OwnOwn; WAS

Los Angeles Lakers Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2023 second round draft pick from Chicago
Chicago's 2023 2nd round pick to L.A. Lakers (via Washington) [Chicago-Washington, 2/6/2019; Chicago-Washington, 7/7/2019 (removal of protection); Brooklyn-Indiana-L.A. Lakers-San Antonio-Washington, 8/6/2021]

2024 second round draft pick from Washington or Memphis (less favorable)
Detroit will receive the more favorable of Washington's 2024 2nd round pick and Memphis' 2024 2nd round pick and the L.A. Lakers will receive the less favorable of the two (via Memphis to Oklahoma City to Washington; via Brooklyn to Detroit) [Memphis-Oklahoma City, 7/6/2019; Oklahoma City-Washington, 11/19/2020; Brooklyn-Indiana-L.A. Lakers-San Antonio-Washington, 8/6/2021; Brooklyn-Detroit, 9/4/2021]

2028 second round draft pick from Washington
Washington's 2028 2nd round pick to L.A. Lakers [Brooklyn-Indiana-L.A. Lakers-San Antonio-Washington, 8/6/2021]

2022 first round draft pick to New Orleans or Memphis
L.A. Lakers' 2022 1st round pick to New Orleans protected for selection 11-30 or to Memphis (via New Orleans) protected for selections 1-10; if this pick is not conveyed to Memphis, then Memphis will instead receive Cleveland's 2022 2nd round pick (via Atlanta to New Orleans) and New Orleans' 2025 2nd round pick (L.A. Lakers' obligation to New Orleans or Memphis will thereafter be extinguished) [L.A. Lakers-New Orleans-Washington, 7/6/2019; Charlotte-Memphis-New Orleans, 8/7/2021]

2022 second round draft pick to San Antonio
San Antonio will receive the L.A. Lakers' 2022 2nd round pick and the more favorable of Chicago's 2022 2nd round pick and Detroit's 2022 2nd round pick and Sacramento will receive the less favorable of the two (via Chicago's right to swap for Detroit; via San Antonio's right to swap L.A. Lakers for Chicago or Detroit (via Washington); via Chicago to San Antonio; via Memphis to Sacramento) [Chicago-Detroit, 2/8/2018; Detroit-Memphis, 2/8/2018; L.A. Lakers-New Orleans-Washington, 7/6/2019; Chicago-Washington, 7/7/2019; Memphis-Sacramento, 11/19/2020; Brooklyn-Indiana-L.A. Lakers-San Antonio-Washington, 8/6/2021; Chicago-San Antonio, 8/11/2021]

2023 first round draft pick to New Orleans (swap, New Orleans incoming)
New Orleans has the right to swap its 2023 1st round pick for the L.A. Lakers' 2023 1st round pick [L.A. Lakers-New Orleans-Washington, 7/6/2019]

2024 first round draft pick to New Orleans
L.A. Lakers' 2024 1st round pick to New Orleans or New Orleans has the right to instead receive the L.A. Lakers' 2025 1st round pick [L.A. Lakers-New Orleans-Washington, 7/6/2019]

2024 second round draft pick to Memphis
L.A. Lakers' 2024 2nd round pick to Memphis [L.A. Lakers-Memphis, 9/10/2021]

2026 second round draft pick to Cleveland
L.A. Lakers' 2026 2nd round pick to Cleveland [Cleveland-L.A. Lakers, 11/23/2020]

2021-2022 Los Angeles Lakers Roster Composition

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Talen Horton-Tucker, the #16 pick in the Second Round of the 2019 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Orlando Magic on June 20, 2019. Talen Horton-Tucker signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 13, 2019. Talen Horton-Tucker re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 6, 2021.

Acquired via Trade

Anthony Davis was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the New Orleans Pelicans on July 6, 2019. Anthony Davis re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on December 3, 2020.

Russell Westbrook was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Washington Wizards on August 6, 2021.

Acquired via Free Agency

Carmelo Anthony signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 6, 2021.

Trevor Ariza signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 6, 2021.

Kent Bazemore signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 6, 2021.

Chaundee Brown signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 10, 2021.

Wayne Ellington signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 6, 2021.

Dwight Howard signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 6, 2021.

LeBron James signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 9, 2018. LeBron James re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on December 3, 2020.

DeAndre Jordan signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on September 9, 2021.

Mac McClung signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 10, 2021.

Malik Monk signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 6, 2021.

Kendrick Nunn signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 6, 2021.

Rajon Rondo signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 31, 2021.

2021-2022 Los Angeles Lakers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Edward P. Roski, Jr. Co-Owner 1998-1999 N/A
Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong Co-Owner 2011-2012 N/A
Buss Family Trust Owner, Majority Owner 2013-2014 N/A
Jim Buss Alternate Governor 2013-2014 Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations (Los Angeles Lakers, 2005 to 2017)
Jeanie Buss Governor, Chief Executive Officer 2018-2019 Co-Owner (Los Angeles Lakers, 2013 to 2018)
Rick Allen Chief Technical Officer 2018-2019 Director of Information Technology (Los Angeles Lakers, 2014 to 2018)
Dan Grigsby General Counsel 2014-2015 N/A
Tim Harris President of Business Operations 2019-2020 Chief Operating Officer (Los Angeles Lakers, 1996 to 2020)
Joe McCormack Chief Financial Officer, Senior VP 1989-1990 N/A
Frank Vogel Head Coach 2019-2020 Head Coach (Orlando Magic, 2016 to 2018)
Miles Simon Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (2015 to 2016)
Lionel Hollins Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Head Coach (Brooklyn Nets, 2014 to 2016)
Mike Penberthy Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (New Orleans Pelicans, 2018 to 2019)
Phil Handy Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Toronto Raptors, 2018 to 2019)
Quinton Crawford Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Head Video Coordinator (Charlotte Hornets, 2018 to 2019)
David Fizdale Assistant Coach 2021-2022 Head Coach (New York Knicks, 2018 to 2020)
Rob Pelinka VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager 2016-2017 N/A
Jesse Buss Assistant General Manager, Director of Scouting 2013-2014 Scouting Coordinator (Los Angeles Lakers, 2011 to 2013)
Kurt Rambis Director of Basketball Affairs 2020-2021 Senior Basketball Advisor (Los Angeles Lakers, 2018 to 2020)
Bill Bertka Basketball Consultant 2018-2019 Special Assistant to the General Manager (Los Angeles Lakers, 2003 to )
Bill Sharman Special Consultant 1990-1991 General Manager (Los Angeles Lakers, 1976 to 1982)
Jon Pastorek Assistant Video Coordinator, Player Development Coach 2018-2019 Director of Operations (Pepperdine, 2013 to 2017)
Dru Anthrop Head Video Coordinator, Player Development Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Video Coordinator (Memphis Grizzlies, 2018 to 2019)
Sam Usher Basketball Operations Manager 2020-2021 Basketball Analytics Manager (Los Angeles Lakers, 2018 to 2020)
Sean Buss Scout 2018-2019 N/A
Elan Vinokurov Scout 2019-2020 N/A
Luca Desta Scout 2019-2020 Scout (Dallas Mavericks, 2013 to 2017)
Antonio Maceiras International Scout 2011-2012 N/A
Can Pelister International Scout 2017-2018 N/A
Dr. Judy Seto Director of Sports Performance 2019-2020 Head Physical Therapist (Los Angeles Lakers, 2011 to 2016)
Rondre Jackson Director of Player Development 2014-2015 Assistant to the General Manager (Los Angeles Lakers, 2006 to 2014)
Thomas Scott Player Development 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (South Bay Lakers, 2013 to 2014)
Chattin Hill Head Strength and Conditioning Coach 2020-2021 Associate Strength and Conditioning Coach (Los Angeles Lakers, 2019 to 2020)
Ed Streit Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach 2019-2020 Strength and Conditioning Coach (Dayton, 2018 to 2019)
Mike Mancias Athletic Performance Coach, Athletic Trainer 2018-2019 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2014 to 2018)
Jon Ishop Assistant Athletic Trainer 2019-2020 Athletic Trainer (New Orleans Pelicans, 2018 to 2019)
Octavio Marquez Assistant Athletic Trainer 2019-2020 N/A
Calvin J. Duffaut, MD Team Physician 2019-2020 N/A
Ron Weathers Physical Therapist 2018-2019 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Orlando Magic, 2013 to 2018)
Stu Lantz Television Analyst 1987-1988 N/A
Bill Macdonald Television Play-By-Play 1985-1986 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
Alison Bogli Director of Media Relations 2018-2019 Senior Manager of Public Relations (Los Angeles Lakers, 2004 to 2018)
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