The possibility exists that Bryant tore his ACL during the 2020–21 season and hasn't yet recovered his former appearance. He only participated in 27 games last year.

After his 10-day contracts expired, he headed for Sacramento. The Lakers selected Bryant in the second round of the 2017 draught, but he was released after just one season.

It's important to note that Bryant did play with Russell Westbrook during his brief stint on the floor in the 2020–21 season.

Now in their second seasons with the club, both Lakers centres. Jones visited Los Angeles for a brief while in the 2020–21 season.

But for the time being, let's step back and examine six lessons from the first weekend of NBA free agency in 2022.

the last year of his recently extended contract. After the 2024–25 season, when the NBA negotiates a new rights contract,

Bryant's main problem is that, like Davis, he always seems to be injured. Since the 2018–19 season, he hasn't played more than 50 games in a single season.

mainly because those numbers will keep increasing. In 2027–28, the last year of his recently reached agreement, Jokic will earn $61 million.

However, the advantage has grown to such an extent that signing with another team would not make any financial sense. Consider Beal as an example.