VIDEO: Watch Luke Walton’s Full Introductory Press Conference

Luke Walton was introduced as the new head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers today

His season ended in a Game 7 loss on Sunday night up in Oakland, but on Tuesday Luke Walton was in Los Angeles to be introduced as the Lakers’ new head coach.

Walton, who was drafted by the Lakers and won two championships with the purple and gold, spoke of how he had now landed his “dream job” and was excited to get started with this new challenge.

The press conference was held in El Segundo at the team’s practice facility, and D’Angelo Russell, Anthony Brown and Larry Nance Jr. were present, along with Brian Shaw who is rumored to be a member of Walton’s new coaching staff.

You can watch the press conference below in full, courtesy of Time Warner Cable SportsNet.

Written by Ross Pickering

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