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Julius Randle to work out for Lakers on Tuesday ahead of NBA draft
Julius Randle to work out for Lakers on Tuesday ahead of NBA draft

The Lakers will work out Kentucky forward Julius Randle on Tuesday in El Segundo at the team’s practice facility. Randle is a 6-foot-9, 19-year-old power forward who helped the Wildcats advance to the NCAA championship game, before falling to the Connecticut Huskies. Through 40 games at Kentucky, Randle averaged 15.0 points and 10.4 rebounds. The left-handed freshman projects to be a top-10 pick in the NBA draft on June 26. The Lakers, who have the seventh overall pick, recently worked out a number of prospects in a group setting, including Arizona’s Aaron Gordon, Creighton’s Doug McDermott, Syracuse’s Tyler Ennis, UCLA’s Zach LaVine, Kentucky’s...

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