The Los Angeles Lakers signed Luol Deng in part for his veteran leadership. Theoretically, the 12-year veteran could teach the Lakers’ younger players plenty of valuable lessons about good work habits and what it takes to succeed in the NBA.
Those lessons evidently do not include how to properly execute a pregame handshake:
@LakersOutsiders pic.twitter.com/Jj3V4EbYQr— Just Here To Read (@NBAThinkPieces) February 25, 2017
Their execution might be lacking, but it looks like they’re enjoying themselves, so I guess it still counts as chemistry building.
Harrison Faigen is co-host of the Locked on Lakers podcast (subscribe here), and you can follow him on Twitter at @hmfaigen.