Photos: LA Lakers’ 2018 Training Camp and Preseason Gallery

A photo gallery of the Los Angeles Lakers ahead of the 2018-19 season, with LeBron James now the unquestioned superstar of the franchise aiming to return to glory.

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Josh Hart of the Los Angeles Lakers at practice in El Segundo ahead of the NBA season opener on Oct. 15, 2018 (Shahan Ahmed/KNBC)
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LeBron James walks off the Los Angeles Lakers' practice court on Oct. 15, 2018 (Shahan Ahmed/KNBC)
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Kyle Kuzma of the Los Angeles Lakers practices on Oct. 15, 2018 in El Segundo, California.
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Brandon Ingram at Los Angeles Lakers practice on Oct. 15, 2018 at the UCLA Health Training Center in El Segundo, California. (Shahan Ahmed/KNBC)
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LeBron James #23 and Lance Stephenson #6 of the Los Angeles Lakers celebrate after James made a shot against the Golden State Warriors and was fouled during their preseason game at T-Mobile Arena on October 10, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors drives against LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers during their preseason game at T-Mobile Arena on October 10, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Lakers defeated the Warriors 123-113. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Lonzo Ball #2 of the Los Angeles Lakers brings the ball up the court against the Golden State Warriors during their preseason game at T-Mobile Arena on October 10, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Lakers defeated the Warriors 123-113. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Tobias Harris #34 of the LA Clippers defends against Kyle Kuzma #0 of the Los Angeles Lakers during the second half of a NBA preseason game at Honda Center on October 6, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)
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Shai Gilgeous-Alexander #2 of the LA Clippers defends against Brandon Ingram #14 of the Los Angeles Lakers during the second half of a NBA preseason game at Honda Center on October 6, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)
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Ivica Zubac #40 of the Los Angeles Lakers looks to pass during the second half of a NBA preseason game against the LA Clippers at Honda Center on October 6, 2018 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)
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LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers is congratulated by his teammate Brandon Ingram #14 and Josh Hart #3 after scoring a basket and getting fouled against Sacramento Kings during the first half at Staples Center on October 4, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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Head coach Luke Walton of the Los Angeles talks with LeBron James #23 during a pre-season basketball game against Sacramento Kingsat Staples Center on October 4, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers celebrates his dunk in front of Brandon Ingram #14 during a preseason game against the Denver Nuggets at Staples Center on October 2, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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Brandon Ingram #14 of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts as he inbounds the ball during a preseason against the Denver Nuggets game at Staples Center on October 2, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers high fives Rajon Rondo #9 during a preseason game against the Denver Nuggets at Staples Center on October 2, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles waits during a preseason game against the Denver Nuggets at Valley View Casino Center on September 30, 2018 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers looks to pass in front of Will Barton #5 and Mason Plumlee #24 of the Denver Nuggets during a preseason game at Valley View Casino Center on September 30, 2018 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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LeBron James #23, Rajon Rondo #9, JaVale McGee #7 and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope #1 of the Los Angeles Lakers talk after a stop in play during a preseason game against the Denver Nuggets at Valley View Casino Center on September 30, 2018 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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LeBron James will play on Sunday in the Los Angeles Lakers' preseason opener, according to Lakers coach Luke Walton at Lakers' practice on Sept. 27, 2018. Sunday in San Diego will be the first time James wears a Lakers' uniform in a game. (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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LeBron James is all business at Los Angeles Lakers' training camp on Sept. 29, 2018 in El Segundo, California. (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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Lonzo Ball laughs while working on shooting drills at Los Angeles Lakers' training camp on Sept. 29, 2018 in El Segundo, California.
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Lonzo Ball and LeBron James at Los Angeles Lakers' training camp on Sept. 29, 2018 in El Segundo, California. (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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Lonzo Ball and Sviatoslav Mykhaiiuk take part in shooting drills at Los Angeles Lakers' training camp on Sept. 29, 2018 in El Segundo, California. (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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Close up shot of LeBron James speaking to media following Lakers' practice in El Segundo. (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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Kyle Kuzma works alongside LeBron James after Los Angeles Lakers practice during training camp in El Segundo on Sept. 27, 2018. (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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LeBron James is mostly serious when questioned by media following the training session in El Segundo, Ca on Sept. 27, 2018. (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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Lonzo Ball speaks to reporters after completing his first full contact practice on Sept. 27, 2018. Ball's involvement for Sunday's preseason opener was in doubt. (Shahan Ahmed)
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But Lonzo didn't seem to be too upset about potentially missing a preseason game. (Shahan Ahmed)
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LeBron James continued to take a business-like approach to speaking with reporters during Los Angeles Lakers' 2018 training camp at UCLA Health Training Center in El Segundo, California on Sept. 27, 2018 (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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LeBron James wears the no. 6 at practice, which could be confused for the no. 9 in this photo. (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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Speaking of no. 9, Rajon Rondo and teammates Lonzo Ball and Svi Mykhailiuk practice at the Los Angeles Lakers' 2018 training camp at UCLA Health Training Center in El Segundo, California on Sept. 27, 2018 (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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Kyle Kuzma got shots up with LeBron James after practice and drew praise from the Los Angeles Lakers' newest franchise superstar at UCLA Health Training Center in El Segundo, California on Sept. 27, 2018 (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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Practice is no joke for LeBron James. (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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Svi Mykhailiuk, who is advertised as rookie with shooting ability, takes part in a shooting drill during Los Angeles Lakers' 2018 training camp at UCLA Health Training Center in El Segundo, California on Sept. 27, 2018 (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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Even center JaVale McGee takes pride in shooting three-pointers after practice during the Los Angeles Lakers' 2018 training camp at UCLA Health Training Center in El Segundo, California on Sept. 27, 2018 (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts as he speaks to the media during the Los Angeles Lakers Media Day at the UCLA Health Training Center on September 24, 2018 in El Segundo, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers laughs before filming on a set during the Los Angeles Lakers Media Day at the UCLA Health Training Center on September 24, 2018 in El Segundo, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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Head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers Luke Walton, laughs with the press during the Los Angeles Lakers Media Day at the UCLA Health Training Center on September 24, 2018 in El Segundo, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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Rajon Rondo of the Los Angeles Lakers speaks to the press during the Los Angeles Lakers Media Day at the UCLA Health Training Center on September 24, 2018 in El Segundo, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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Lakers president Earvin "Magic" Johnson and general manager Rob Pelinka speak about the 2018-19 Los Angeles Lakers season on Sept. 20, 2018 in El Segundo, California (Shahan Ahmed/NBCLA)
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