Lakers coach Luke Walton heaped praised on Brandon Ingram for his basketball IQ.
Gregg Popovich had nothing but praise for Julius Randle, who is playing for Pop as part of the U.S. Men's Select Team.
Kevin Durant offered some high praise for Brandon Ingram during a recent interview at Team USA's training camp.
Lakers assistant coach Theo Robertson praised rookie Ivica Zubac after he finished Summer League with averages of 10.6 points, 7.2 rebounds and 2.6 blocks.
Brandon Ingram will train with the U.S. Men's Select Team in Las Vegas from July 18-21.
Anthony Brown wasn't happy with his Summer League performance, as he averaged 7.0 points on 36.1 percent shooting in five games.
Lakers' assistant coach Theo Robertson praised D'Angelo Russell during a recent interview.
Brandon Ingram scored 22 points against the Jazz on Friday, adding five rebounds, four assists, one steal, three turnovers and two 3-pointers.
D'Angelo Russell (rest) will not play on Friday.
Larry Nance suffered a sprained right wrist from Thursday night.
Jose Calderon acknowledged that he's no longer capable of playing starters minutes in the NBA, and he's happy to embrace a reserve role with the Lakers.
Initial X-rays of Larry Nance's right hand revealed a fracture to the base of his third metacarpal and he is currently headed to L.A. to meet with a specialist to confirm the diagnosis and set a timetable for his return.
The Lakers are encouraging rookie center Ivaca Zubac to extend his shooting range.
Lakers' summer league coach Jesse Mermuys said he's been impressed with Brandon Ingram's willingness to take contact when driving to the rack.
Tarik Black said that Luke Walton promised to give him a fair shot at competing for minutes in Los Angeles' frontcourt.