Lakers 'legitimate contender' after trading for Anthony Davis - Adrian Wojnarowski | SportsCenter

  • Published: 16 June 2019
  • Adrian Wojnarowski breaks down how the Los Angeles Lakers acquired Anthony Davis from the New Orleans Pelicans via trade. Woj explains the Lakers will be trading Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and three 1st-round picks for Davis. Wojnarowski says the Lakers are paying a steep price for Davis, but in the end it is the deal "LA had to make."

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  • Jonathan Frimerman
    Jonathan Frimerman  3 weeks back

    Lonzo ball was a bomb in the lakers great move that lakers trade him

    • es last
      es last  1 months back

      NBA is straight garbage now.... all a bunch Divas.

      • Tacos are life
        Tacos are life  1 months back

        They need to get past the rockets first....

        • MARK the Shark
          MARK the Shark  1 months back

          Hahahaha, how is Big Baller Brand doing today??? Just like I said bruh, he has ruined his sons career's. La Loser

          • Cam Z
            Cam Z  1 months back

            I think raps should get buzzmak biombo
            And smash teams throu the inside well ha 've super big right through the middle and spicy with the shake and bake!!! If I was Toronto's coach I'd make the league call me mister👤👤👤. #2 is in the past now. And Toronto is gotta get ready cuz nex year every team out there is gona wana beat the NBA CHAMPIONS. Nex year really is TORONTO vs. Every1.
            But for now TORONTO RAPTORS#1.
            " let it burn" by usher, dedicated to you haterz

            • Paul wid it
              Paul wid it  2 months back

              Woj- "there hasn't been a steep price than LA gave up for davis.
              LA Clippers- hold my beer woj!

              • mwyatt222
                mwyatt222  2 months back

                Lakers maybe make the 8th spot. Swept or maybe win one game in round 1. AD has only played 60+ gm.s in a season once. Lebron will need lots of Kawhi time . The third 'super star' they need will wipe out any serious bench prospects and even if its Kawhi they will struggle because none of them can play every game and their back ups will be a bunch of spares. The Mavericks beat OKC with westbrook, KD and Harden then beat Miami w/ a prime Lebron, Bosch and Wade . Neither team had a bench that could run with Dallas and the Mavericks ran them to death in 6 games. They were done if you watch that 6th game over. Same thing will happen this year. If Lebron or AD goes down for any significant time they don t make the play offs. I cant wait to see the Pel.s upset them and Zion run Lebron to death one on one. I think the Mavericks land both Kemba and Deandre Jordan back and theyre the team that takes the spot in the west and not LA. I said LA wouldnt make the post season last year and that Luka would be an allstar and people were laughing at me. Im saying now Luka is going to throw up harden like stats when Lebron is 'resting' out games and be a more significant player in the league next year.

                • Brandon Xia
                  Brandon Xia  2 months back


                  • Hitman t Westside bloods stl

                    Lakers will win it all next year

                    • Epic Trends
                      Epic Trends  2 months back

                      The Lakers build a championship team with LeBron and AD and I think two other superstars should be signed as a free agent and I think those two players should be Nikola Jokić as their starting center and either Paul George or LeBron’s old teammate back in Cleveland Kyrie Irving as their starting Point Guard and I think they should trade Moritz Wagner and Isaac Bonga to the Phoenix Suns but I according to my sources I think that Wagner and Bonga will have no playing time with the Suns and will be brought to the G-League and I think that the Lakers might be playing one of their playoffs series against Zion Williamson and the Pelicans.

                      • Lt. Mav
                        Lt. Mav  2 months back

                        LeB*tch will never be a GOAT. He always needs 2 other Top players to win. Tell LeB*tch he will never be at Jordan. Seat down little cry baby LeB*tch.

                        • Rogelio Liera
                          Rogelio Liera  2 months back

                          Kawhi will not play with Lakers he don't need super stars his not like kd if you can't beat them just join them big ass saleout

                          • Darius Goodwin
                            Darius Goodwin  2 months back

                            Lakers should get Khris Middleton

                            • Ramses Stafford
                              Ramses Stafford  2 months back

                              In the thumbnail LeBroom and AD look like they're both about to sing the patty cake song from The Color Purple.

                              • Logan Schroeder
                                Logan Schroeder  2 months back

                                Like if the warriors dynasty is done

                                • Bleex
                                  Bleex  2 months back

                                  Lakers got fleeced

                                  • EJ Salinas
                                    EJ Salinas  2 months back

                                    Kawi went to squad thats why it worked ibaka lowry siakam gasol dam vanfleet out nowhere danny green big men dominant big ups to ibaka an siakam they balled out vanfleet

                                    • EJ Salinas
                                      EJ Salinas  2 months back

                                      Just want topic to talk about

                                      • EJ Salinas
                                        EJ Salinas  2 months back

                                        Yea all good till injury hits old man then wat an somebody gets jelous never work specially in la they wont get a title guarantee all for nothing mark my words

                                        • J.D. Matthias
                                          J.D. Matthias  2 months back

                                          And three first round picks. Yeah....

                                          • Joshua Makshofi
                                            Joshua Makshofi  2 months back

                                            This trade is an ethical disaster, and provides insight into collusion present within the league.

                                            • gremlinbreeder1
                                              gremlinbreeder1  2 months back

                                              Gonna be a 500 team.

                                              • Jack Dolah
                                                Jack Dolah  2 months back

                                                Now do Kyrie irving!!

                                                • Santos Chronicles
                                                  Santos Chronicles  2 months back

                                                  Wow. This will make the Lakers a contender right away.

                                                  • N00 ENTERTM.
                                                    N00 ENTERTM.  2 months back

                                                    no shit, pelicans gm on pcp when he made this trade!

                                                    • TIM Aldridge
                                                      TIM Aldridge  2 months back

                                                      AD- "Yo your hair line go way way back"
                                                      LEBRON- "Yea your eyebrows look like windshield wipers"

                                                      • akui88
                                                        akui88  2 months back

                                                        these people said the same shit last year, and the lakers didn't even make the playoffs.

                                                        • Bruce Butler
                                                          Bruce Butler  2 months back

                                                          Please get kawhi

                                                          • 618BabyJ
                                                            618BabyJ  2 months back

                                                            Lebron lookin like Thanos out here. Making niggas disappear real quick lol

                                                            • Michael lo
                                                              Michael lo  2 months back

                                                              Where and what the hell are the pelicans?wait let me Google it

                                                              • White Stunna
                                                                White Stunna  2 months back

                                                                They look gay in a f__k up gay world. cover your booty cheeks next time

                                                                • Bass Galaxy
                                                                  Bass Galaxy  2 months back

                                                                  LJ and AD= Title contenders 😎

                                                                  • Chris Blazek
                                                                    Chris Blazek  2 months back

                                                                    We got him

                                                                    • Guard me
                                                                      Guard me  2 months back

                                                                      Just because they got Davis dont mean nun

                                                                      • nimbus132
                                                                        nimbus132  2 months back

                                                                        NEED a new PG...they have SF PF and C but....SG and PG are pretty wide open.

                                                                        • Jason Smith
                                                                          Jason Smith  2 months back

                                                                          Come on back Kobe

                                                                          • mike Ion
                                                                            mike Ion  2 months back

                                                                            Pelicans won... a new drama season.

                                                                            • Best Commentseva
                                                                              Best Commentseva  2 months back

                                                                              Lonzo, Zion , Ingram , Randle , BolBol .

                                                                              • planetkori
                                                                                planetkori  2 months back

                                                                                Pick and roll all day . Lakers looking good to go again. Big Bodies to help Lakers win again

                                                                                • planetkori
                                                                                  planetkori  2 months back

                                                                                  RANDALL IS GONE FROM NEW ORLEANS

                                                                                  • planetkori
                                                                                    planetkori  2 months back

                                                                                    OVER MY DEAD BODY. HAHAHA

                                                                                    • DestructZero
                                                                                      DestructZero  2 months back

                                                                                      It seems like the Lakers are going to make the Pelicans into a playoff team.

                                                                                      • KB_420
                                                                                        KB_420  2 months back

                                                                                        So what happens this year when they get knocked out 1st round or not even make the playoffs again

                                                                                        • Zac Lodro
                                                                                          Zac Lodro  2 months back

                                                                                          Nah, LeBron too old now

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                                                                                            All pro Vlogs  2 months back

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                                                                                            • Quavo Huncho
                                                                                              Quavo Huncho  2 months back

                                                                                              Okay let me tell ya'll something the Lakers are getting to the Finals but look the Pelicans are going to get into the Playoffs they got Williamson, Ball, Rondo, They even got Julius and he had a great season but they definitely going to get into the Playoffs because it's not no little kids over their Williamson ain't no little kid he a big dog he the next big thing just watch he gone be something special. Next ya'll gone see me with a Marshall jersey on the Lakers man, if ya'll don't know my real name is Quavious Marshall. But all the people that got traded from the Lakers gone have to eat a lot of Gumbo.

                                                                                              • Fred Da Boss 904
                                                                                                Fred Da Boss 904  2 months back

                                                                                                This team has potential win it all but LJ and AD got stay healthy!!! they need Kobe come out retirement lol and pick up kyrie Irving that be sick lol

                                                                                                • Mike Cerniglia
                                                                                                  Mike Cerniglia  2 months back

                                                                                                  His has to be one of the dumbest trades the Lakers have ever done.