Lakers' Draft Preview: Will Los Angeles draft Lonzo Ball at No. 2?

Days earlier, the Boston Celtics traded the No. 1 pick to the Philadelphia 76ers for the No. 3 pick and a future first.

The NBA Draft is finally here.

Los Angeles is looking for a trade that can land them a second top 10 pick because of how interested they are in Luke Kennard, according to Ford.

Lakers' beat writer Mark Medina of the Southern California News Group discusses what the Lakers see in former UCLA guard Lonzo Ball, in preparation for the NBA Draft. And Lonzo revealed what he would say to LeBron to try and get him to come to L.A.

The Lakers believe that Ball or Jackson might be available at the No. 4 spot. However, the team could go in another direction and take a point guard such as Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox or Malik Monk.

The other interesting trend in the National Basketball Association over the last 17 drafts is that teams typically find better players at pick Nos.

The NBA Draft 2017 starts at 7 p.m. ESPN will carry the five hours of coverage on their channel in hi-definition.

Why, yes. You can tune into Yahoo Sport's live studio show. Cable and satellite subscribers with ESPN as part of their channel lineup should be able to watch the live streaming feed through the WatchESPN website or mobile apps by logging in. While that works for picks for teams picking in the top 10, that advantage appears to disappear for teams picking No. 11 or later.

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