The deal is worth a reported $170 million, according to Simmons' agent. He was heading into the final year of his rookie contract.
“I don’t know what’s going to happen, but I do love L.A.,” Howard told the L.A. Times. “Staples Center is going to be rocking this season."
Anthony Davis said during his introductory press conference that he’d “put our roster up against anybody.”
The Cavaliers are expected to release Smith if they can’t find a suitable trade.
Davis will be spending much of the offseason preparing for a championship run with Los Angeles.
“My goal is to come (to the Lakers) and give myself a chance to show what I can do,” Bradley said, via the Orange County Register.
The company, which is owned by Procter & Gamble — a sponsor of the national team — gifted each of the 23 players $23,000.
"I think I am at 60 percent of my potential, as good as I can be. I just want to be better," Antetokounmpo said.
Harden, who played his first three NBA seasons in Oklahoma City with Westbrook, is definitely pleased to be reunited with his old teammate.
"There's no bad teams in the West," Barkley said. "This is unbelievable how hard the West is."