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2017 Schedule
26-56, 4th in Pacific

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

The Los Angeles Lakers announced that Miles Simon will join their staff as an assistant coach. Like Lakers head coach Luke Walton, Simon is an Arizona alumnus and famously led the Wildcats to a national championship in 1997. After a brief NBA career, he went on to spend a number of years in coaching and player development roles, as well as working as a college basketball analyst for ESPN.

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Rank 'Em: The best pro sports appearances in pro wrestling

The Ball family put on a show we won't soon forget Monday night at Staples Center, the latest in a long and animated history of popular figures from the professional sports world getting in the squared circle.

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Should Lakers ship out Ball for Westbrook? (1:04)
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George destined for Cleveland or L.A.? (1:09)
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LaVar takes to the squared circle (1:40)
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Stephen A. says LaVar put a big target on Lonzo's back (1:29)

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

The Miz didn't get a match with LaVar Ball on WWE Raw but he did get to kick a Big Baller Brand mannequin.

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Is LaVar Ball the Ron Burgundy of basketball dads? (0:41)

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

The Miz would end up taking out his aggression on a Big Baller Brand mannequin.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

There would be no match for LaVar Ball but Dean Ambrose represented the Ball family by wearing a BBB shirt for his six-man tag-team match.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Of course, LaVar Ball couldn't resist the urge to take off his shirt and challenge The Miz.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

LaVar Ball then introduced Lonzo Ball to the Staples Center crowd as the face of the Lakers.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

LaVar Ball and LaMelo Ball were the first guests of The Miz on WWE Raw as mannequins wearing BBB clothes lined the ring.

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Could Lakers be a destination for Westbrook? (2:27)

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Lonzo and LaVar Ball will be on WWE Raw tonight at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. They will be interviewed in the ring by The Miz.

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Wiley has no problem with Magic's comments about Russell (1:46)
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Russell calls Magic's criticism 'irrelevant' (0:26)
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Does Lonzo have a target on his back?

With summer league a few weeks away, does Lonzo Ball have a target on his back? Plus, the guys discuss the general state of the NBA and what type of impact Lonzo Ball will have on the Lakers.

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Magic speaks the truth about his future leaders (2:12)
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Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

D'Angelo Russell did his best to try to move forward but said that he sees trade to Brooklyn as a "celebration." "I am going to take advantage of it to the fullest," Russell said. "And that's me being the leader right away. I am looking forward to the challenge. You saying my leadership is being questioned, this is an opportunity to make the best out of it."

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Cain: No matter who signs, Ball is the face of Lakers (2:00)
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Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

D'Angelo Russell says what Magic Johnson said about him and his lack of leadership is "irrelevant" now.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

D'Angelo Russell says he was surprised when the Lakers traded him to Brooklyn.

Team Stats

Points Per Game104.617th
Rebounds Per Game43.517th
Assists Per Game20.926th
Points Allowed111.528th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2016-172656.317
2015-161765.207
2014-152161.256
2013-142755.329
2012-134537.549