LeBron James supports Lakers courtside at Summer League game

Los Angeles Lakers forward Le Bron James

Los Angeles Lakers forward Le Bron James

One year after Lonzo Ball was named the best player at the league's annual showcase in Las Vegas, second-year guard Josh Hart followed in his footsteps.

Hart earned league MVP honors for a stellar two-week performance.

Ahead of coaching LeBron James, the Los Angeles Lakers' Luke Walton is doing his due diligence on the prized free-agent addition. Additionally, he's connecting on 47.1 percent of his attempts from the field as he's led the Lakers to the Summer League championship game on Tuesday night against Portland.

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James wore Lakers shorts and purple shoes as he cheered on his new teammates. "We talked about getting on them early and taking the crowd out, staying composed and not letting the fans get into it and get us rattled".

The 35-year-old power forward has agreed to a veteran minimum contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers, meaning he will spend yet another season with the team that earned him his National Basketball Association championship.

The Lakers were already high on Hart's defensive and rebounding abilities, but Hart feels he has shown some of the other things he has worked hard on this offseason with assistant coach Miles Simon.

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Hart, unsurprisingly, also headlines the All-NBA Summer League First Team.

"I can't really speak for [what the title means to] the organization, but as competitors it's important", Stotts told The Crossover.

James averaged 27.5 points and 8.6 rebounds per game for the Cavs last season, with those numbers increasing to 34 points and 9.1 rebounds during Cleveland's run to the NBA Finals.

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