USA TODAY—LaVar Ball’s bluster will only damage Lakers, irritate LeBron James, so Magic Johnson & Co. should cut ties with Lonzo Ball now.
NBA trade rumors: Kawhi Leonard to Raptors with Clippers out? LaVar Ball, Lonzo Ball trying to kill potential Lakers trade? Latest free agency news, buzz, reports. The NBA offseason keeps cranking as all eyes are now on Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurrs. After signing LeBron James, Magic Johnson and the Lakers appear to be setting up to trade for Leonard. But does he want to play for the Los Angeles Clippers instead? Or has LaVar Ball and Team Big Baller hurt the Lakers' leverage with leaks about Lonzo Ball's knee? Would San Antonio prefer to trade Leonard to the Philadelphia 76ers? Or would a sleeper team like the Toronto Raptors get involved?