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“To wear purple and gold, it’s a different feeling,” LeBron James states in the trailer for Legacy: The True Story of the L.A. Lakers.
Directed by Antoine Fuqua, the 10-part documentary series exploring the rise of one of the NBA’s most dominant franchises premiered on Hulu on Monday (Aug. 15).
From the court to behind the scenes, Legacy: The True Story of the L.A. Lakers is a story about “family business, power” and a franchise that has earned 11 titles, retired jerseys of some of the NBA’s most legendary players and grown to a more than $5 billion over the last 40 years.
Featured in the docuseries are revealing interviews with players, coaches and front office execs including James, Lakers president Jeanie Buss, Shaquille O’Neal, Magic Johnson, Byron Scott, Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher. There’s also an emotional section of the documentary dedicated to the life and legacy of Kobe Bryant.
Keep reading for details on how to watch the docuseries online for free.
How to Watch Legacy: The True Story of the L.A. Lakers for Free
The first two episodes of Legacy: The True Story of the L.A. Lakers began streaming exclusively on Hulu on Monday at no additional charge to subscribers.
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Watch the trailer for Legacy: The True Story of the L.A. Lakers below.