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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  • Manu Ginobilis Bald Spot
    Manu Ginobilis Bald Spot  3 months back

    Lakers ended up getting AD for less than the Clippers paid to get Paul George. But that's none of my business...

    • Jonathan Frimerman
      Jonathan Frimerman  4 months back

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

      • es last
        es last  5 months back

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

        • future
          future  5 months back

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

          • MARK the Shark
            MARK the Shark  5 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  5 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  5 months back

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

                • mwyatt222
                  mwyatt222  6 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  6 months back


                    • Hitman t Westside bloods stl

                      Lakers will win it all next year

                      • Grant Newman
                        Grant Newman  6 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  6 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  6 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  6 months back

                              Lakers should get Khris Middleton

                              • Ramses Stafford
                                Ramses Stafford  6 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  6 months back

                                  Like if the warriors dynasty is done

                                  • Bleex
                                    Bleex  6 months back

                                    Lakers got fleeced

                                    • EJ Salinas
                                      EJ Salinas  6 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  6 months back

                                        Just want topic to talk about

                                        • EJ Salinas
                                          EJ Salinas  6 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  6 months back

                                            And three first round picks. Yeah....

                                            • Joshua Makshofi
                                              Joshua Makshofi  6 months back

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

                                              • gremlinbreeder1
                                                gremlinbreeder1  6 months back

                                                Gonna be a 500 team.

                                                • Jack Dolah
                                                  Jack Dolah  6 months back

                                                  Now do Kyrie irving!!

                                                  • Santos Chronicles
                                                    Santos Chronicles  6 months back

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

                                                    • N00 ENTERTM.
                                                      N00 ENTERTM.  6 months back

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

                                                      • TIM Aldridge
                                                        TIM Aldridge  6 months back

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

                                                        • akui88
                                                          akui88  6 months back

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

                                                          • Bruce Butler
                                                            Bruce Butler  6 months back

                                                            Please get kawhi

                                                            • 618BabyJ
                                                              618BabyJ  6 months back

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

                                                              • Michael lo
                                                                Michael lo  6 months back

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

                                                                • White Stunna
                                                                  White Stunna  6 months back

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

                                                                  • Bass Galaxy
                                                                    Bass Galaxy  6 months back

                                                                    LJ and AD= Title contenders 😎

                                                                    • Chris Blazek
                                                                      Chris Blazek  6 months back

                                                                      We got him

                                                                      • Guard me
                                                                        Guard me  6 months back

                                                                        Just because they got Davis dont mean nun

                                                                        • nimbus132
                                                                          nimbus132  6 months back

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

                                                                          • Jason Smith
                                                                            Jason Smith  6 months back

                                                                            Come on back Kobe

                                                                            • mike Ion
                                                                              mike Ion  6 months back

                                                                              Pelicans won... a new drama season.

                                                                              • Best Commentseva
                                                                                Best Commentseva  6 months back

                                                                                Lonzo, Zion , Ingram , Randle , BolBol .

                                                                                • planetkori
                                                                                  planetkori  6 months back

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

                                                                                  • planetkori
                                                                                    planetkori  6 months back

                                                                                    RANDALL IS GONE FROM NEW ORLEANS

                                                                                    • planetkori
                                                                                      planetkori  6 months back

                                                                                      OVER MY DEAD BODY. HAHAHA

                                                                                      • DestructZero
                                                                                        DestructZero  6 months back

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

                                                                                        • KB_420
                                                                                          KB_420  6 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  6 months back

                                                                                            Nah, LeBron too old now

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                                                                                              All pro Vlogs  6 months back

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                                                                                              • Quavo Huncho
                                                                                                Quavo Huncho  6 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  6 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