NBA: Frank Vogel says he’s not worried about the Lakers still not winning

The coach of Los Angeles Lakers, Frank Vogel, commented that he is not worried about his team’s 0-2, and that people are exaggerating, as finding the right pace of play and chemistry will take some time.

As The Athletic journalist Bill Oram writes, Vogel said that both he and his team know what they are capable of, which is why it becomes somewhat frustrating, but that they will be fine in the NBA season that is beginning.

“We are disappointed that we are not winning, that’s all,” Vogel said. “Look, these are some of the best players that have ever played. If it is not won, there will be frustration. That’s what makes them great, ”said the coach.

With only 3 players from the past season, the Lakers feel disengaged, without identity, but Vogel assures that it is what they are working on the most, to fit in the more than 10 new elements that they added in the offseason.

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For its part, LeBron James commented after the loss to the Phoenix Suns, in which Dwight Howard and Anthony Davis They had an altercation and exchange of words, which in a certain way, is something positive, because it shows frustration at not winning.

“I think that can get too spoiled when you lose a game,” LeBron James told reporters. “You have some technicians here, you see an altercation. You start to say: Okay, this is frustration. Well, we are competitors. If you don’t get mad at certain things on the floor that you feel you should have done better, then what are you here for? ”James assured.

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The next game for the Los Angeles team will be on Sunday against the Memphis Grizzlies as visitors, in a game that will begin at 7:30 p.m. (Pacific time).


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