Call-Ups brings you an exclusive interview with Nick Lagios, who is the Director of Basketball Operations for the South Bay Lakers. A role that he has been in for four-and-a-half seasons. He also works in basketball development for the Los Angeles Lakers.
Nick speaks about his role and what it involves. Before taking us through the scouting process and what a typical off-season entails, in terms of building a G League roster. He then talks about the challenges of being in the G League with multiple players going up to the NBA through call-ups and two-way contracts.
Additional topics include South Bay’s 2019-20 season, the trio of Talen Horton-Tucker/Devontae Cacok/Kostas Antetokounmpo, Alex Caruso‘s rise to the NBA, and the G League’s growth in recent years. Plus much more!