Nick Young believes he can be better under coach Luke Walton.
Luke Walton said that Julius Randle was "phenomenal" during the Lakers' first practice of training camp.
Mitch Kupchak said that D'Angelo Russell "was in the gym every day" this summer.
Mitch Kupchak said that while he doesn't anticipate Brandon Ingram starting ahead of Luol Deng, he does see Ingram earning "a lot" of minutes his rookie season.
Mitch Kupchak said that while Yi Jianlian has NBA size, athleticism and skill, he'll still need to "earn his way" onto the Lakers' team.
Mitch Kupchak said he didn't anticipate Ivica Zubac earning much playing time during his rookie season.
Lakers strength coach Tim DiFrancesco said Julius Randle has been working "a lot on movement and hip mobility" this summer.
Lakers strength coach Tim DiFrancesco said Ivica Zubac has "already added some muscle fairly quickly."
In addition to improving his ballhandling and conditioning, D'Angelo Russell spent time this summer working on his floaters and his ability to finish around the rim.
Brandon Ingram has been texting with Andre Iguodala about how to improve his defense.
Luke Walton cited an 82-game schedule and the need to adapt to the "physical abuse of an NBA season" as reasons for bringing Brandon Ingram off the bench to begin his rookie year.
D'Angelo Russell called the 2015 offseason "Looney Tunes" and said that he got "nothing" out of the process.
Lakers sign G/F Metta World Peace.
Julius Randle had all seven stitches removed from his right hand on Monday.
The Lakers signed Thomas Robinson to a one-year deal.