JaVale McGee Expects To Be The Lakers' Starting Center

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JaVale McGee Expects To Be The Lakers' Starting Center
JaVale McGee Expects To Be The Lakers' Starting Center

JaVale McGee will head into the 2019-20 season expecting to be the starting center for the Los Angeles Lakers, even after the acquisition of Dwight Howard in the wake of DeMarcus Cousins' torn ACL in the summer: “Yeah, I've thought about my role,” McGee told Spectrum SportsNet, having inked a two-year, $8.2 million deal with the Lakers this summer. “I mean, I started last year, so I wouldn't expect anything less — but it's definitely not up to me, it's up to the coach. But I don't plan on showing him anything other than I'm the starting center for the Lakers.” The lanky center averaged a career-high 12 points while pulling down 7.5 rebounds and blocking two shots in 22.3 minutes per game last

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