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Lakers' three first-round picks all sit out

Lakers' three first-round picks all sit out

As the Lakers took the court Monday night, fans began chanting for the player who has drawn record crowds to the Las Vegas Summer League.

“We want Lonzo!” came a chorus from somewhere around section 105.

“We want Lonzo!” echoed a group near section 119.

Point guard Lonzo Ball sat on the bench for the Lakers’ 95-92 win over the Sacramento Kings. He sat next to Brandon Ingram, who also was sidelined, and wore a black and gold Big Baller Brand T-shirt. The Lakers held all three of their first-round picks out of their third Summer League game. Ball sat out as a precaution because of a sore groin. Ball suffered the injury in his second practice with the Lakers and said...

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