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Lakers finalizing second workout with Lonzo Ball

Lakers finalizing second workout with Lonzo Ball

Yesterday, John Gambadoro (who broke the news the Suns would trade Steve Nash to Los Angeles) tweeted Jackson was "promised" either the Lakers or the 76ers would select him at No. 2 or No. 3 overall.

He relished competing against other players, including Syracuse forward Tyler Lydon, Iowa State guard Matt Thomas, Georgia State forward Jeremy Hollowell, Loyola guard Milton Doyle and Brazilian forward Wesley Alves Da Silva.

The Kings now have the draft picks Nos.

"Now going straight to the Lakers, they're super-young".

The Lakers generally liked Jackson's energy and shooting in his first workout, while cautioning themselves about the difficulty of evaluating any player in an individual workout.

De'Aaron Fox's ability to get to the basket was on full display in the NCAA tournament.

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The knock on Fox has been his poor shooting. He's considered someone in the top three when it comes to the draft. Los Angeles needs a point guard that can bring their best every night while finding ways to make the offense better as a whole.

That also explains why Fox said he made little of outperforming Ball in the Wildcats' Sweet 16 win over the Bruins in late March. The problem? Ball still needed to prove himself to the team at the draft workout this year.

Adam Zagoria of Zagsblog.com reports Fultz is expected to visit with the Lakers this week.

Markelle has only worked out for the Boston Celtics, who hold the top pick this year.

Indecisiveness on the Celtics' part may lead Fultz to take the Kings up on their request for a private workout, according to CSN New England. However, he has his flaws - the kind that National Basketball Association scouts take into account when evaluating where a prospect stands in the team's pecking order leading up to the draft.

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