He’s been great for Julius because he’s a guy that, seems like Julius plays and Metta’s playing he guards him. And we know what type of defender he is, he’s a guy who’s going to get on you, he’s strong, he’s physical, he’s tough. He’s made Julius work which I think is great. Then when the game is over he’s always talking to Julius about certain things that he feels Julius can do better. So he’s been a good mentor for him, he’s been great for the other guys to see him out here playing the way he’s been playing. He’s still in great great shape his body looks fantastic and he’s been great as far as seeing him running up and down the floor.
The Lakers may be playing with one of the greatest, Kobe Bryant, in his final season. They may also be seeing a future star in the making with Julius Randle. Here's to a healthy productive season for Kentucky's former star, Julius Randle.