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Los Angeles Lakers guide to understanding the Alex Caruso hype

The Los Angeles Lakers have a new crowd favorite in Alex Caruso that rivals the superstars, LeBron James and Anthony Davis. The Alex Caruso phenomenon is real. Low-key, Caruso might have passed AD. Not in talent obviously, but in popularity. It’s probably true. It’s amazing how a guy can come out of nowhere and get this much attention.

Alex Caruso was a relative unknown playing for the South Bay Lakers last year. Now it is safe to say that he could be considered a worldwide celebrity. It took one article from a Lake Show Life colleague to get this writer’s understanding of how strongly Caruso is respected throughout Lakers Nation.