The LA Lakers Roster for 2016-17
With Tarik Black, Brandon Ingram and Yi Jianlian signings on same week of this month, the Lakers are now having fifteen players, which is the maximum number allowed by the NBA. As such, the Lakers have effectively filled their roster for the 2016-17.
Position, Number, Player
F / C 28 Tarik Black
F 3 Anthony Brown
G 5 José Calderón
G 6 Jordan Clarkson
F 2 Luol Deng
G 9 Marcelo Huertas
F 14 Brandon Ingram
F / C 11 Yi Jianlian
C 20 Timofey Mozgov
F 7 Larry Nance Jr.
F 30 Julius Randle
G 1 D'Angelo Russell
G 23 Lou Williams
G / F 0 Nick Young
C 40 Ivica Zubac
Now that Kobe Bryant has retired, what will the Lakers' roster look like without him? Click the answer here and more.
The 2016-17 Los Angeles Lakers season is also the first season in the post-Kobe Bryant era without Bryant and first since the 1995-96 season.
The Kobe Bryant-less roster tips off at Staples Center on May 26 against the Houston Rockets.
I have been very emotional watching Kobe Bryant's remaining games up to the last one left in his career. I do not know but I think it's even harder to see the Lakers playing this time with no Kobe Bryant already.
The league will not be the same without him, but I am still a die hard Laker fan.
The Kobe Bryant-less Lakers 2016-17 Schedule and Tips Off
Source: Los Angeles Lakers and the NBA's official website