The Los Angeles Lakers have been the most active team so far throughout NBA free agency.
As of yesterday, Rob Pelinka and the LA front office have added 12-time All Star Carmelo Anthony, former No. 11 pick Malik Monk, former All-Rookie First-Team guard Kendrick Nunn and four former Laker veterans in Trevor Ariza, Wayne Ellington, Dwight Howard and Kent Bazemore.
The team also re-signed 20 year-old guard Talen Horton-Tucker and added superstar point guard Russell Westbrook by way of trade last week.
Some believe this new-look roster has the Lakers poised to contend for an NBA title, but others have been critical of these franchises additions.
So far, the biggest criticisms have revolved around the team’s league-high average age.
LeBron James responded to these concerns on Twitter Wednesday.
“Keep talking about my squad, our personnel ages, the way he plays, he stays