Alex Caruso is an NBA guard for the Los Angeles Lakers. Caruso is an NBA Champion after the Lakers won the 2020 NBA Championship in the bubble. After playing 4 years of collegiate basketball at Texas A&M University, Caruso was signed to Oklahoma City Thunder G League affiliate, the Oklahoma City Blue. Following 1 season with the Blue, Caruso signed with the Lakers for the 2017 NBA Summer League and earned himself a two-way contract with the Lakers and their G League affiliate, the South Bay Lakers, for the 2017 season. Caruso remained on a two-way contract with the Lakers for the 2018/19 and the 2019/20 season. After cementing himself as a member of the Lakers core rotation in 2019/20, Caruso's was a key component to the Lakers championship winning run and started the clinching Game 6 of the NBA Finals.