Who was the 1st overall pick NBA?
— Clifton McNeeley was the first-ever player selected in the draft. He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Ironmen. The Ironmen went 15-45 and missed the playoffs in 1946-47, earning the first overall selection.
Do the Lakers have a draft pick in 2021?
On Thursday, the Lakers have the chance to add some young talent to their roster, as they hold the No. 22 pick in the 2021 NBA Draft.
Is Russell Westbrook going to the Lakers?
Westbrook, the NBA’s most valuable player for the 2016-17 season, will be on his fourth team in four years, having started his career with Oklahoma City. From there he went to Houston and Washington, and now to the Lakers.
Who did the Lakers pick up in free agency?
The Lakers traded away Kyle Kuzma and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, two versatile defensive wings, in the deal to acquire Russell Westbrook from the Washington Wizards, and then lost Alex Caruso, arguably their best defensive guard, to the Chicago Bulls after reportedly not even producing a counteroffer.