numberFire: Here’s how good the Lakers are after adding LeBron James

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LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers defended by Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors during Game Four of the 2018 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena.

The NBA world didn’t have to wait too long into free agency for the colossal domino to fall.

LeBron James is joining the Los Angeles Lakers.

Naturally, adding James — who ranked fourth in our nERD metric this season — to a 35-win team will make them a better squad, but he isn’t the only move the Lakers made over the first weekend of free agency.

They also have agreed to one-year deals with Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Lance Stephenson, and JaVale McGee.

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