Los Angeles Lakers held their annual Media Day at the Toyota Sports Center here on Monday. This was the first time for the team to get back together since the end of last season.
Chinese player Yi Jianlian made his debut, appearing to be in good shape and looking forward to more practice with his teammates. Yi’s position is likely to be decided during the following training camp.
The 2016-2017 NBA season, which will officially kick off on October 26, is expected to witness the Lakers start over after Kobe Bryant’s retirement.