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Basketball, Big Baller Brand, LaMelo Ball, LaVar Ball, LiAngelo Ball, NBA, Robert Pack -

Lithuania was bitterly cold for New Orleans native Robert Pack. There was also a language barrier for the prized American import, who had played in 552 NBA games. And he usually was the only African-American to be found during his time off the court. But with all that came two championships that capped Pack’s 14-year […]

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LaVar Ball’s proposed pro basketball league for high school graduates is like those shoes that are supposed to increase your vertical: Looks good, but a bad idea for almost everyone. Instead, let’s fix college basketball so it provides a real education for athletes. That would be worth much more, long term, than what Ball is […]

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Big Baller Brand, Donald Trump, Featured, LaVar Ball, LiAngelo Ball, Marshawn Lynch, News, Opinion, Roy Moore, Sports -

In just the last 48 hours, President Donald Trump has lashed out at not only LaVar Ball, the polarizing father of NBA rookie Lonzo Ball, but also NFL star running back Marshawn Lynch. Trump took Ball to task for diminishing the role he played in securing the release of his son and two other UCLA […]

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Ball In The Family, Big Baller Brand, LaMelo Ball, LaVar Ball, Lonzo Ball, MB1 -

Love them or hate them, you can’t deny the hustle of the Ball family. Thursday morning, LaMelo Ball debuted his signature Big Baller Brand shoe with a music video reminiscent of Shad Moss’ Kurtis Blow-inspired hit. The video featured a verse with surprisingly solid wordplay from big brother Lonzo (Please accept that Melo dip in […]

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All Day, Big Baller Brand, Jay-Z, LaVar Ball, Lonzo Ball -

“I f— with the vision, fam. Let’s build.” You know the meme, you know the sentiment and you know you’ve heard it once or twice in your life when you didn’t want to. But LaVar Ball — founder of Big Baller Brand and father of Lonzo Ball, the Los Angeles Lakers’ No. 2 overall pick […]

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Adidas, Air Jordan, Allen Iverson, Big Baller Brand, Converse, Kobe Bryant, LaVar Ball, Lonzo Ball, NBA, Nike, Sneaker Stories, Style, Under Armour -

Lonzo Ball is a Los Angeles Laker, but in the sneaker world? He’s a free agent. As innovative and genius as his shoe decisions have been this summer, we’ve seen it before in Los Angeles — from one of the greatest Lakers of all time. Ball already has his own signature shoe — the heftily […]

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All Day, Big Baller Brand, Daily Dose, Hasbro, Lonzo Ball, NBA, P.K. Subban, Rachel Lindsay, SoundCloud, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Venus Williams, Wimbledon, X Games -

I was on the radio again Wednesday, filling in for Bomani Jones. This time I did it live from U.S. Bank Stadium, where the X Games begin Thursday in Minneapolis. You can listen here: Hour 1, Hour 2, Hour 3. It was a fun one. Venus Williams doesn’t care if you’re English. Wimbledon is her […]

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All Day, Big Baller Brand, Facebook, Keeping Up With the Kardashians, LaVar Ball, Lonzo Ball, NBA -

We are one step closer to the Balldashians ruling the entertainment world. Back when LaVar Ball and his band of boys and brothers burst onto the national scene, it was clear to some of us which route they were taking. For those who could see clearly what the father of Lonzo, LiAngelo and LaMelo was […]

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All Day, Big Baller Brand, Daily Dose, Jeff Sessions, Kamala Harris, LaVar Ball, Tracy K. Smith, Uber, United States Congress -

What a day. The president spoke to the nation, and it was probably the best public speaking appearance of his life. WHO BEAT TRUMP INTO SUBMISSION BEFORE THIS ADDRESS? This is… what you'd expect to hear from a president. — Linda Tirado (@KillerMartinis) June 14, 2017 Every year, lawmakers on both sides of the aisle […]

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Big Baller Brand, Complex, Joe La Puma, LaVar Ball, Lonzo Ball, Sneaker Shopping -

You knew it had to happen. The most famous hoops family in America took to the streets with Complex’s Joe La Puma, and the results were about exactly what you’d expect. LaVar Ball yelling about his playing days in the Air Jordan 2s. They’re all wearing BBB slides, which is hilarious. La Puma didn’t pull […]

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All Day, Big Baller Brand, LaVar Ball -

When news first broke that Lonzo Ball would not be signing with any of the major sneaker companies in the U.S. to begin his NBA career, quite a few people thought that his father, LaVar, had officially started to eat into his son’s potential earnings. It’s one thing to be a loudmouth father who annoys […]

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