Thaddeus Young

LeBron, Lonzo take the floor together for first time

LeBron James watched Lonzo Ball play in Las Vegas during the 2017 NBA Summer League, taking in a Los Angeles Lakers' game from a baseline seat as a spectator.

He had a better view Wednesday.

James and Ball were on-court teammates for the first time when the Lakers beat the Golden State Warriors 123-113, back in Las Vegas. Ball didn't start the preseason contest, but replaced Rajon Rondo just 2 minutes, 13 seconds into the game.

"It's just fun to have our full group," James said.

James and Ball didn't play very much. Ball has been recovering from a knee issue, and it was his first appearance this preseason.

James didn't want to burden his...

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