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...