Los Angeles Lakers
The Los Angeles Lakers' young star Kyle Kuzma was born to the mean streets of Flint, Michigan. Kyle's hoop dreams came to him early in life. At two years old his favorite toy was a rubber basketball. As a 6'6" junior in high school, he found himself recruited by the nation's top preparatory programs. After his senior year, the NCAA came courting the skilled big man. Kyle chose the University of Utah.
Kyle redshirted his freshman year at Utah. His sophomore and junior year campaigns earned him the draft hype of a first round pick. He committed to the 2017 NBA draft, going in the first round to the Brooklyn Nets. he was a Laker by night's end. Kyle was a force in the NBA Summer League, earning Championship Game MVP Honors. Kyle has become a centerpiece of LA's young roster. He proves himself one of the squads most capable scorers night in and night out.
Flash and flare define Kyle's game and his fashion. Seen in trendy fits as often as designer styles, Kyle is a pregame fashion star. Unafraid of colors and patterns, Kyle has become a fashion leader among the NBA's elite youth. Watch for Kuzma to continue his trailblazing, in the game and before.
Kyle stirred the pot, naming names on LA’s roster he thinks could become the Lakers ‘Death Lineup.’
On January 10, 2018 Kuzma joined a short list of the NBA’s most explosive scorers, putting up 40 points in three quarters of action.
The Lakers youth movement is centered around three 2017 draftees, Lonzo Ball, Josh Hart and Kyle Kuzma.