LiAngelo Ball Headlines

  • The forgotten players at the center of UCLA's international incident

    Three UCLA players were arrested in China. Everybody knows about one of them; after all, his last name is Ball. But what about the other two, whose mistake forced them into an international spotlight and a yearlong suspension?
  • High school basketball playoffs: Mitty girls, Salesian boys at the fore

    Let the fun and games begin - the basketball playoffs are finally here. Every year, Metro teams do well, all the way to the state championship game. Over the past five seasons, 43 (23 boys, 20 girls) have reached the pinnacle game and 16 (eight boys, eight girls) have won it all. Some of the more memorable runs for state crowns: •Eastside Prep-East Palo Alto girls claiming the first of back-to-back crowns in 2016 with just six girls on its...

  • Lavar Ball Says He's Not Afraid of Magic Johnson, Lakers

    After previously being told to tone down his criticisms of Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton, LaVar Ball isn't afraid to keep talking. Speaking to TMZ Sports, Ball even said "I ain't never afraid of nothing" in response to a question about Magic Johnson.  ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reported in December that members of the Lakers' front office had a meeting with Ball about his criticisms of Walton and to "help create a more positive atmosphere" around Lonzo Ball.  LaVar has created more...

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  • Lonzo Ball Had 'No Reaction' to LaVar's Threat to Lakers; 'He Always Talks'

    Earlier this week, LaVar Ball told Lithuanian media he would pull his son Lonzo Ball away from the Los Angeles Lakers if they didn't acquire his other sons, LiAngelo and LaMelo. As usual, Lonzo offered little comment on his boisterous father's remarks. "No reaction," Lonzo told's Ramona Shelburne of LaVar's threat. "I always just play. He always talks. It's always been the same way." This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available. Get the...

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  • LaVar Ball: Lonzo Won't Re-Sign with Lakers Unless LiAngelo, LaMelo Are Signed

    LaVar Ball has a master plan of getting all three of his sons on the same NBA team, and it could impact the long-term status of Lonzo Ball. The father discussed his plan Monday with Lithuanian reporter Donatas Urbonas: LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball are playing for Prienu Vytautas in Lithuania, while Lonzo is in the midst of his rookie season with the Los Angeles Lakers. According to LaVar, Lonzo won't re-sign with a team unless his two brothers are with him. Los Angeles has team options on the 2017...

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  • LiAngelo Ball Helps Vytautas Snap 9-Game Losing Streak; LaMelo Held Scoreless

    Vytautas' LKL losing streak is finally over.  While LaMelo Ball was silent but LiAngelo Ball came up huge, as Vytautas earned a 97-95 victory over Siauliai on Sunday. Vytautas entered the game with nine straight losses in league play and coach Virginijus Seskus under fire from LaVar Ball—especially after last week's decision to start new signee Rashaun Broadus. This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available. Get the best sports content from the...

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  • UCLA strengthens NCAA bid with win over No. 13 Arizona

    UCLA had a difficult start to the season when three players were arrested in China on shoplifting charges. The Bruins had a rough stretch early in the Pac-12 schedule while laboring through a series of injuries. They seem to be turning a corner at just the right time. UCLA played one of...

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  • LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball vs. Dzukija: Live Stream, Schedule and Preview

    The LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball show continues Tuesday when they take Vytautas into a Big Baller Brand Challenge encounter against Alytaus Dzukija. These offensive-minded showcases took a brief hiatus over the weekend as Vytautas suited up for another Lithuanian domestic league game, yet the Ball brothers continue to put on a show in the Big Baller Brand Challenge.  Vytautas has drummed up a 3-0 mark with two games left in the challenge, one the team chose to enter instead of playing in the Baltic...

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