Last season, KUZ Racecourse can contribute 18.7 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists to the Lakers, with a shooting rate of 45.6%, which is the second scorer in the team. After his comeback, Kuzma will either form a starting line-up with LeBron, Danny green, Anthony Davis and McGee, or serve as the teams sixth man. For Kuzmas arrangement, Lakers coach Vogel has no clear statement, but he said that Kuzma is very important for the Lakers, is a major player to play 30 minutes per game.
The Lakers value Kuzma very much. In the summer, the Lakers sent young players such as Ingram, Renzo Bauer and hart to the pelican in New Orleans to trade for super interior Anthony Davis. Kuzma is the only player left in the Lakers four games. The Lakers regard Kuzma as the third person in the team. After LeBron and Davis, Kuzmas scoring ability is very important for the Lakers.
Next, the Lakers will play away for three straight games against Dallas maverick, San Antonio Spurs and Chicago Bulls, then return home to the Miami Heat. For the Lakers, Kuzma can return in time in three straight away games is also a great advantage.