Randle is a 6-foot-9, 19-year-old power forward who helped the
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
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
Randle was a notable absence in the group setting, but he'll get the chance to show the Lakers what he has to offer individually on Tuesday.
As a player, Randle is an aggressive scorer and prolific rebounder. He doesn’t have dominant
A Yahoo Sports report recently warned that Randle "likely needs surgery on his right foot" to remove a screw that was put in place to heal a high school injury.
Randle has since denied his foot is a concern.
The Lakers selected Duke's
Other top-10 prospects, potentially in the Lakers’ range at seven, include Australia’s Dante Exum, Michigan’s Nik Stauskas, Duke’s Rodney Hood, Bosnia’s Jusuf Nurkic and Croatia’s