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FILE - In this July 7, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers' Lonzo Ball blocks a shot by Los Angeles Clippers' Jawun Evans during the first half of an NBA summer league basketball game, in Las Vegas. In the midst of the worst stretch in franchise history, the Lakers may have finally found the cornerstone of their future. Lonzo Ball is looking like a perfect fit for the Lakers. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

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FILE - In this June 23, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers draft pick Lonzo Ball speaks during a news conference in El Segundo, Calif. In the midst of the worst stretch in franchise history, the Lakers may have finally found the cornerstone of their future. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

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FILE - In this July 7, 2017 file photo, Los Angeles Lakers' Lonzo Ball shoots over Los Angeles Clippers' Brice Johnson (10) during overtime of an NBA summer league basketball game, in Las Vegas. Ball's dud of a debut is long forgotten. And on Wednesday night, July 12 so were his Big Baller Brand sneakers. Now he has the best game of the NBA Summer League — and another playoff game for a chance to top it. Ball had 36 points, 11 assists, eight rebounds and five steals to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 103-102 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers in their opening game of the tournament stage. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

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FILE- In this March 7, 2017, file photo, Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki, of Germany, celebrates sinking a three-point basket early in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers in Dallas. A person with knowledge of the agreement says the Dallas Mavericks and Dirk Nowitzki have agreed on a two-year, $10 million deal that assures a 20th season for the star forward. The second year of the contract carries a team option, the person told The Associated Press, Thursday, July 6, 2017, on condition of anonymity because the team hasn't announced the deal. The 39-year-old Nowitzki is set to join Kobe Bryant of the Lakers as the only players to spend 20 seasons with one franchise. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)

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Brook Lopez, a new member of the Los Angeles Lakers, waits to be interviewed following an introductory news conference with the NBA basketball team Wednesday, June 28, 2017, in El Segundo, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

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Brook Lopez, a new member of the Los Angeles Lakers, smiles as he is interviewed following an introductory news conference for him at Toyota Sports Center on Wednesday, June 28, 2017, in El Segundo, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

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Magic Johnson, left, makes an expression as he talks about Los Angeles Lakers draft pick Lonzo Ball during the NBA basketball team's news conference, Friday, June 23, 2017, in El Segundo, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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Los Angeles Lakers draft pick Lonzo Ball poses with his jersey after a news conference at the NBA basketball team's practice facility, Friday, June 23, 2017, in El Segundo, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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LaVar Ball, center, father of Los Angeles Lakers draft pick Lonzo Ball, listens to his son during the NBA basketball team's news conference, Friday, June 23, 2017, in El Segundo, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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Magic Johnson, left, laughs as Los Angeles Lakers draft pick Lonzo Ball tells reporters he hadn't been born when Johnson played for the Lakers. during a news conference, Friday, June 23, 2017, in El Segundo, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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Los Angeles Lakers draft pick Lonzo Ball, right, is hugged by Magic Johnson after the NBA basketball team's news conference, Friday, June 23, 2017, in El Segundo, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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Los Angeles Lakers' Lonzo Ball, center, poses for photos with Magic Johnson, left, and general manager Rob Pelinka during a news conference, Friday, June 23, 2017, in El Segundo, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry (30) is fouled by Los Angeles Lakers' Tyler Ennis (11) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant follows through on a 3-point basket during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) shoots over Los Angeles Lakers' Brandon Ingram (14) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Los Angeles Lakers' Brandon Ingram, left, looks to pass under the basket as Golden State Warriors' JaVale McGee (1) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Los Angeles Lakers' Jordan Clarkson (6) shoots over Golden State Warriors' Patrick McCaw (0) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Los Angeles Lakers' Brandon Ingram (14) drives to the basket as Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, center left, and Zaza Pachulia (27) defend during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Golden State Warriors' Klay Thompson, right, is defended by Los Angeles Lakers' Tyler Ennis during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton argues a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Golden State Warriors, Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)