LaVar Ball 1, Donald Trump 0: Report says Trump had nothing to do with freeing UCLA players in China

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@thinkprogress—Approximately 100 news cycles ago, the nation was gifted with a feud that seemed inevitable: LaVar Ball, the most notorious sports dad in the United States, vs. Donald Trump, the President of the United States. In November, Ball’s son, LiAngelo Ball, was one of three UCLA basketball players who were arrested for shoplifting sunglasses from […]

It turns out Donald Trump and John Kelly lied about getting UCLA basketball players out of China. LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley, and Jalen Hill were arrested for shoplifting, in China, during a UCLA basketball team trip back in the second week of November 2017. A little over a week later they were on their way home. Donald Trump made a big to-do about...