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Lakers Media Day: Nick Young

USC alumnus and Lakers guard Nick Young talked at Media Day about playing alongside Kobe Bryant and the evolution of his "Swaggy" nickname.

Former USC star Nick Young was full of energy at Lakers Media Day. He joked with reporters about aiming to be Defensive Player of the Year this season and talked about the popularity of his nickname, 'Swaggy P.' Young also talked about guarding Kobe Bryant in a 5-on-5 scrimmage. 

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