While the fans are already familiar with what players such as Kobe Bryant, Nick Young and Jordan Hill can do on the court, there are some interesting new additions that will be looking to make an impression for the purple and gold.
Buzz: After the news broke Saturday night that the Lakers hired Byron Scott as their new head coach, fans, players and media turned to social media to share their thoughts.
The Lakers have agreed to terms with former "Showtime" Lakers star Byron Scott as their new head coach, as the sides have agreed to a four-year, $17 million deal.
Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin talks about returning home (he was born in Torrance), his maturing game and much more. Watch the full press conference!