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Luke Walton is Clearly Kidding Himself About LeBron James' Minutes Restrictions

Luke Walton is Clearly Kidding Himself About LeBron James' Minutes Restrictions
Published On: Thu, Oct 18
Jun 21, 2016; El Segunda, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers new head coach Luke Walton talks to the media during a press conference at Toyota Sports Center. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

The Los Angeles Lakers' pursuit of LeBron James finally ended this past summer, as the teamA locked in the generational superstar to a four-year contract.A The Lakers now have lofty expectations for James' tenure, looking to bring the team back to familiar territory: the NBA Finals.

And they will do anything to ensure that.

In an interview withA ESPN, Lakers head coachA ?Luke Walton stressed the importance of managing James' minutesA not just for this season, but for the duration of his contract.

Let's be serious for a moment, though: do we actually believe that LeBron will go through with this plan? James has proven throughout the years that he will play as long as he wants, as long as it will help his team win.

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