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

Lakers forward LeBron James congratulates guard Alex Caruso (4) after he scored late in the second half against the Nuggets in a game Feb. 12, 2020, in Denver.
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 opens at 3 p.m. PST Friday and continues through next week.

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

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

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

JaVale McGee, C, 7-0, 270, 12 years

Dennis Schröder, G, 6-1, 172, 7 years

This story originally appeared in Los Angeles Times.