It has always been tough for young players on a LeBron led team.
He prefers to have his 1-2 superstars and then a bunch of savvy trusted veterans by his side.
This means that Kuzma could be shipped out of town because he isn’t a good fit right now with the Lakers.
After averaging 18.7 points a season ago, Kyle Kuzma adapted to a new role on these championship Lakers. He served as a scorer off the bench and flashed signs of his continued upside. Kuzma will be eligible for his rookie extension this offseason, and could discuss a new deal with the Lakers. The 25-year-old also could bypass an extension and use next season to continue elevating his value prior to restricted free agency. And then there is the option of a trade suitor with several interested clubs.
Lakers fans seem to be ok with the idea of Kuz being traded.
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