Welcome to Summer Fits, a new NBA free-agency series from The Ringer’s Justin Verrier and Danny Chau on the teams making headlines this summer. In Part 1, they examine the cap situation of the Los Angeles Lakers after their trade for Anthony Davis and break down which free agents they will be able to sign this summer.
‘Summer Fits’: Who Should the Los Angeles Lakers Sign Now?
Justin and Danny examine which free agents the Lakers should sign this summer
Bill and Ben Thompson share their thoughts on the Lillard trade before Seth Meyers joins to discuss the writers strike, ‘SNL,’ and more
Tyler Crispen joins the show to recap Episode 11 and talk us through his game this season
Plus, Chris and Andy talk The Replacements’ newly reissued remixed album Tim (Let It Bleed Edition) and how it feels to hear something meaningful to your youth in a new way
And later, mailbag questions!
Mixed Feelings on Tony Ferguson vs. Paddy Pimblett, the Shocking Resurrection of Dillon Danis, and Israel Adesanya’s Jon Jones Moment?
Plus, Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou, answering some Discord questions about Brian Ortega’s mysterious absence, the suspected PFL and Bellator merger, and more