NBA free agency: How the Lakers’ roster is taking shape

Lakers forward LeBron James congratulates guard Alex Caruso after he scored against the Nuggets in a game Feb. 12, 2020.
Lakers forward LeBron James and guard Alex Caruso, celebrating during a game against the Nuggets last season, will be back as the team tries to defend its title.
(David Zalubowski / Associated Press)

A look at how the Lakers’ roster is coming together during free agency, which opened at 3 p.m. PST Friday and continues through this week.

Players, Pos., Ht., Wt., Experience

Jordan Bell, F-C, 6-8, 216, 3 years

Devontae Cacok, F, 6-8, 220, 1 year


Kenvtavious Caldwell-Pope, G, 6-5, 204, 7 years

Alex Caruso, G, 6-5, 182, 3 years

Marc Gasol, C, 6-11, 255, 12 years

Montrezl Harrell, F-C, 6-7, 240, 5 years


Talen Horton-Tucker, G, 6-4, 240, 1 year

LeBron James, F, 6-9, 250, 17 years

Kyle Kuzma, F, 6-8, 221, 3 years

Wesley Matthews, G, 6-5, 220, 11 years


Alfonzo McKinnie, F, 6-7, 215, 3 years

Markieff Morris, F, 6-8, 245, 9 years

Dennis Schröder, G, 6-1, 172, 7 years

The next step for Rob Pelinka is to get Anthony Davis re-signed and decide which other free agents from the team the Lakers will re-sign.