Los Angeles Lakers to Enforce So-Called 'LaVar Ball Rule'

LaVar Ball Withdrawing suspended son to prepare for NBA

Ball was serving an indefinite suspension, along with Cody Riley and Jalen Hill, after being caught shoplifting from multiple high-end retail outlets while on the team's overseas trip to China.

According to TMZ, "LaVar believes the suspension was unfair, especially since the charges were dropped".

"I'm going to make him way better for the draft than UCLA ever could have", LaVar said. LaVar Ball publicly downplayed Trump's role in freeing his son and refused to offer the praise that the president was expecting.

The oldest Ball son, Lonzo Ball, 20, also played at UCLA and was chosen second overall by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2017 National Basketball Association draft.

LaVar Ball told ESPN they exploring their options on where LiAngelo Ball will play next.

After a quiet couple of weeks in Westwood, the maneuver by LaVar Ball brings the latest round of publicity and counterblast to him and his family.




Though there have been signs of stardom for Lonzo Ball - he became the youngest player in National Basketball Association history to record a triple double - he has had an uneven rookie season, shooting just over 30% from the floor.

Asked if LiAngelo agreed with the decision, the elder Ball told the Times, "My boy is loyal to me".

UCLA basketball coach Steve Alford announced last month that the trio would be suspended indefinitely.

"They had him there just to use the Ball family name".

Looks like LiAngelo's career with the UCLA Bruins is over before it could officially begin. The youngest Ball, LaMelo, probably won't be eligible for NCAA given that he already has his own signature shoe.

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