The human hot-take machine that is LaVar Ball was put on TV yet again just to make even more outrageous claims. On Thursday’s edition of ‘First Take’, LaVar got a chance to go back and forth with Stephen A. Smith on various topics including his claim of beating Michael Jordan, but most notably, him making yet […]
On Wednesday, we posted about LaVar Ball — father of UCLA star freshman Lonzo Ball — who drew LeBron James's ire for comments about his 12-year-old son's promising basketball career. (Ball said that LeBron James Jr. was less likely to succeed in basketball because of his father's prowess.)
LaVar Ball, father of UCLA star freshman Lonzo Ball and two other high-school prodigies, has gone after Michael Jordan, LeBron James, the NCAA, and much more. Keep track of all his outrageous comments in one place. LaVar Ball has no problems with LeBron James, so he said on Fox Sports Radio on Thursday. Show More Summary
Last week, the father oc UCLA standout Lonzo Ball – LaVar Ball – set off a wave of emotions when made some comments about LeBron James’ son and how most kids don’t live up to their superstar father as far as skill. “The monsters in the NBA, their dads wasn’t that good,” Ball said. “They […]
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Former Chino Hills coach says LaVar Ball hasn't changed; he just has a platform now
When Lonzo Ball warmed up for basketball practice at Pauley Pavilion earlier this week, the UCLA freshman wore red and black ankle socks emblazoned with “BBB.’’ That’s short for Big Baller Brand, the Chino Hills family’s apparel company that hawks $60 T-shirts and $100 hats through a website. Each...
As CBS’ Jon Rothstein puts it, “This is March.” It's glorious month filled with brackets busted by glass slippers and players plucked from obscurity by buzzer-beating buckets.However, as one settles into the tournament, there can be an inevitable struggle to find someone who embodies the kind of basketball you truly enjoy. Show More Summary
Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James’ family was the latest target of outspoken basketball dad LaVar Ball’s hype machine. Ball — father of UCLA guard Lonzo Ball, as well as UCLA commits LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball — said earlier this month that his children are set up better for future NBA success than James’ sons, 12-year-old LeBron James Jr. Show More Summary
Lonzo Ball and De'Aaron Fox are both projected top-10 picks in the NBA draft. They square off for the second time this season in the Sweet 16. The last time Lonzo Ball and De'Aaron Fox met was one of the best games of the entire college season. Show More Summary
LaVar Ball, the father of star UCLA freshman Lonzo Ball, has gotten attention over the past few months for a number of outlandish claims he's made. (Most notably, the claim that he could've beaten Michael Jordan in one-on-one.) But this time, he may have picked on the wrong person — or, more specifically, the wrong person's son.
LeBron James became the latest NBA luminary to take issue with comments made by LaVar Ball, to the dismay of some frustrated that the father of UCLA star Lonzo Ball continues to make news. However, given the nature of the remarks to which James took exception, perhaps the only surprise is that it took […]
Cavaliers star responds to comments from the father of UCLA star Lonzo
The father of UCLA star Lonzo Ball continues to say outlandish things, with his latest comments drawing ire from LeBron James.
The Cavaliers star had some strong words for the outspoken father of UCLA's Lonzo Ball
One of the many outlandish claims that Lonzo Ball’s dad LaVar made on his recent press tour to proclaim the supreme basketball ability of his three sons was that his kids were set up for success in the NBA more than LeBron’s two sons. Specifically, Ball said that LeBron’s sons aren’t primed for NBA success the way… Read more...
Last week, LaVar Ball – The father of UCLA standout Lonzo Ball – took his trolling to a dangerous level when he mentioned that Lebron James’ sons will be bad at basketball and cited the history of father-sons to play in the NBA as proof. “The monsters in the NBA, their dads wasn’t that good,” Ball […]
All Gabrielle Union wanted to do was praise UCLA’s Lonzo Ball as a great basketball player. Union is a UCLA alum as well, so she took to Twitter to sing his praises. Apparently, that was an act of war by one guy’s standards, because he fired back with an out-of-hand insult that had Union getting […]
The former Duke Blue Devil weighs in all things NCAA tournament.
Who’s impressed us through the first weekend, and who has a longer way to go? Plus, a Lonzo Ball argument. The NCAA Tournament field has been sliced from 68 to 16, and gone are many of the top NBA Draft prospects we wanted to see. In...Show More Summary