Davis has never managed to shake the “injury-prone” label and played just 76 of 154 games the past two seasons. His presence is critical for Coach Darvin Ham’s system at both ends of the court.
With a younger roster, Ham’s expectation is that the Lakers can bounce back from last year’s struggles in a hurry and again become one of the “elite” defenses in the NBA.
Former NBA player faces jail time after he was arrested for carrying marijuana through an airport. Reports Wednesday said Iman Shumpert was stopped at a TSA checkpoint in the Dallas-Fort Worth airport with a little over six ounces of marijuana in his backpack.
Basketball player Brittney Griner wrote a tearful letter to President Joe Biden after being arrested in Russia. In that letter, which was delivered to the White House on Monday, Griner said she's sitting in a Russian jail and she's afraid she may stay there forever.