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LeBron James: Lakers ‘Have Enough Right Now'

1 month ago   |   By SLAMonline

LeBron James does not buy into the suggestion that the Lakers are “one piece away” from being a true NBA championship contender.
“We have enough right now,” James told reporters Thursday night in Brooklyn when asked about next month's trade deadline.
With the trade deadline coming up on Feb. 6th, LeBron was asked if the Lakers are "one piece away" from cementing their championship contender status. LeBron's answer was both confident, and savvy, preserving team chemistry by not suggesting weakness: "We have enough right now" - Dave McMenamin January 24, 2020
LeBron finished with 27 points...
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LeBron James bristles at notion Lakers are 'one piece away'

1 month ago   |   By Yardbarke

The Los Angeles Lakers are comfortably atop the Western Conference just beyond the midpoint of the season, but there are skeptics out there who nevertheless believe the team needs one more impact player to improve their championship prospects. LeBron James isn't buying into that outside noise. Following Thursday's 128-113 victory over the Brooklyn Nets, James was asked if the Lakers ought to add an impact player with the trade deadline looming in early February. Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka indicated earlier this month that the team is willing to trade any player on the roster - save...
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