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Aaron Hernandez, Alvin Gentry, Beyonce, Colin Kaepernick, Floyd Mayweather, Jimmy Butler, John Calipari, Karl-Anthony Towns, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Kobe Bryant, Kyle Kuzma, Lonzo Ball, Manny Pacquiao, Mary Bono, Nathan Peterman, NBA G League, Nick Bosa, Odell Beckham Jr., Paul George, Simone Biles, The Week That Was -

Monday 10.15.18 Famed sports sociologist and future Hallmark greeting card writer Harry Edwards told his wife, “Well, lady, first of all, I’m a leg and a– man myself” after her mastectomy. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers, placing blame on someone other than the person responsible for calling an intentional lateral play from the 21-yard line with […]

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Junior Basketball Association, LaMelo Ball, LaVar Ball, LiAngelo Ball, Lonzo Ball -

ATLANTA — Sweet-shooting wing Gregory Floyd lost his NCAA Division I scholarship offers when his grades nose-dived after the death of his sister. Bruising big man Nate Morris was kicked off the University of Mississippi team after arrests for DUI and speeding. Explosive athlete Nyang Wek was expelled from high school midway through his senior […]

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Diego Maradona, Floyd Mayweather, Kyrie Irving, LaVar Ball, LeBron James, Lonzo Ball, Magic Johnson, New England Patriots, Sammy Sosa, The Week That Was, Tom Brady -

Monday 06.25.18 Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, smiling through the pain, said “it doesn’t matter” that the Cleveland Cavaliers gave away his old No. 2 jersey to rookie Collin Sexton just one year after Irving left the team. Cavs forward LeBron James, orchestrator of “The Decision” and “I’m Coming Home,” “has no intention of hearing […]

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Bryce Harper, Conor McGregor, Dennis Rodman, Draymond Green, FIFA World Cup, Johnny Manziel, Kevin Durant, Kyle Kuzma, Lamar Jackson, Lonzo Ball, Myles Garrett, President Donald Trump, The Week That Was -

Monday 06.11.18 Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers, exemplifying the Art of the Deal, told reporters he plans to give back-to-back Finals MVP Kevin Durant “whatever he wants” during the upcoming contract negotiations. Warriors coach Steve Kerr, not be confused for anything other than a 52-year-old white man, said while he didn’t “get lit” […]

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Allen Iverson, Black History Sports, Chris Webber, Entertainment, Hip Hop, Iman Shumpert, Kevin Durant, Kobe Bryant, Lonzo Ball, Metta World Peace, NBA, News, Opinion, Rakim, Rap, Shaquille O'Neal, TheGrio Originals -

Lonzo Ball fouled out with his new rap album and It should come as no surprise that most of these rap “careers” from NBA players flame out quickly like the dumpster fires that they are. But not all of them are terrible. Here’s a look at just a few NBA rappers and their varied levels of success.

The post From Struggle Raps to Real Bars: 7 NBA players turned rappers appeared first on theGrio.

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Giannis Antetokounmpo, Kevin Durant, Kirk Cousins, LaVar Ball, LeBron James, Lonzo Ball, Ric Flair, The Week That Was -

Monday 02.12.18 Former No. 1 overall NBA draft pick and Humpty Dumpty impressionist Greg Oden was added to the draft pool of Ice Cube’s Big3 league. LaVar Ball, who is not his son Lonzo Ball’s agent, emptily threatened to not allow Lonzo Ball to re-sign with the Los Angeles Lakers in 2022 if the team […]

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Basketball, LaVar Ball, Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, News, Sports -

LaVar Ball is up to his old tricks again! Love him or hate him— Lavar Ball is always up to something and in the news. And this time, his antics could cost him more than his reputation with LeBron James. During a press conference in Lithuania last week, Ball was asked about his biggest wish— […]

The post LaVar Ball threatens to pull Lonzo from the Lakers if they don’t sign his brothers appeared first on theGrio.

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Draymond Green, Eli Apple, Golden State Warriors, James Harrison, Johnny Manziel, Kevin Durant, LaVar Ball, LeBron James, Lonzo Ball, The Week That Was -

Monday 12.25.17 Former Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chad Johnson, who hasn’t played since 2011 and is begging like a caught-up husband, tweeted to the Jacksonville Jaguars, a team low on healthy pass-catchers, “We both follow each other, I’m 3hrs away, I’m in shape, STILL have the best footwork ever & can be at practice tomorrow, […]

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Dave East, Kevin Durant, Lonzo Ball, Music, Nas, NBA, Podcast, The Plug -

Hip-hop artist Dave East joins The Undefeated’s newest podcast, The Plug, for the final episode of 2017. Needless to say, the New York wordsmith does everything but disappoint. No topic is off-limits as the 29-year-old chops it up with Chiney Ogwumike, Justin Tinsley, Kayla Johnson and Tesfaye Negussie on any and everything, including: How and […]

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Aaron Judge, Arthur Ashe, Giancarlo Stanton, LaMelo Ball, LaVar Ball, LiAngelo Ball, Lonzo Ball, Matt Barnes, What Had Happened Was -

Game. Blouses. LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball have reached an agreement to play overseas for Lithuanian club Prienu Vytautas, the team’s general manager/coach Virginijus Seskus and the Ball family’s agent, Harrison Gaines, confirmed to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman. The two younger brothers of Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball will both forgo their college educations to […]

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Colin Kaepernick, Golden State Warriors, LaVar Ball, Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Stephen Curry, What Had Happened Was -

Game. blouses. In the first meeting between two-time league MVP Stephen Curry and rookie Lonzo Ball, the reigning champion Golden State Warriors defeated the rebuilding Los Angeles Lakers, 127-123, in overtime on Wednesday night. Curry finished with 28 points, on 9-for-20 shooting (3-for-9 from 3-point range), with seven assists and five rebounds, and Ball recorded […]

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Commentary, Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers -

“Everything negative — pressure, challenges — is all an opportunity for me to rise.” — Kobe Bryant Hollywood loves a good sequel. For decades, the Los Angeles Lakers have sought to be pro sports’ most Hollywood franchise, a scintillating melding of style and power, celebrity and happy endings. And Magic Johnson, the point guard and […]

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Brook Lopez, De'Aaron Fox, Gilbert Arenas, Golden State Warriors, Kevin Durant, Kyle Kuzma, Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers, Oklahoma City Thunder, Russell Westbrook, Sacramento Kings, Stephen Curry -

Before the NFL takes over on Turkey Day, we get a spicy matchup, as Oklahoma City welcomes back Kevin Durant and his Golden State Warrior buddies (8 p.m. EST). In the nightcap we have a rookie point guard showdown, as Lonzo Ball and the Los Angeles Lakers square off against De’Aaron Fox and the Sacramento […]

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Colin Kaepernick, Donald Trump, Jerry Jones, Joel Embiid, Kevin Durant, LaVar Ball, LeBron James, Lonzo Ball, Papa John's, Philadelphia 76ers, Roger Goodell, The Week That Was -

Monday 11.13.17 UFC fighter Conor McGregor, ever the humble champion, responded to being removed from an MMA cage that he wasn’t supposed to be in over the weekend by telling his Twitter followers, “F— yous all.” Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, possibly overplaying his hand, was issued a cease-and-desist warning from six NFL owners for […]

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Ezekiel Elliott, Joel Embiid, Kyrie Irving, LaVar Ball, LiAngelo Ball, Lonzo Ball, Philadelphia 76ers, Pittsburgh Pirates, Roberto Clemente, Tyrod Taylor, What Had Happened Was -

Game. Blouses. Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid had a career night against the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday, finishing with a career-high in points (46, the most for a Sixers player since Allen Iverson in 2006), assists (7) and blocks (7) in the Sixers’ 115-109 victory at Staples Center. Embiid, playing in just his 43rd […]

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Ben Simmons, Charlotte Hornets, Cleveland Cavaliers, Dwight Howard, Dwyane Wade, Joel Embiid, Kevin Love, LeBron James, Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Live 18, Philadelphia 76ers -

So after a strong start to the season for EA Sports and NBA LIVE 18, Nov. 8’s doubleheader brought an end to the perfect 6-0 mark correctly predicting the winning team for each game. Time for a new streak to begin. We’ve got the Cleveland Cavaliers and Charlotte Hornets facing off at 8 p.m. EST […]

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Flint, Kyle Kuzma, Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers, Michigan, NBA -

WASHINGTON, D.C. — As the other notable Los Angeles Lakers rookie started to run off the Capital One Arena floor about two hours before tipoff, fans of all ages began yelling, “Kyle!” and “Kooz-Ma!” to get his attention. Kyle Kuzma immediately stopped, came back and gladly signed every autograph and picture with his new fans, […]

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Giannis Antetokounmpo, Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA -

If you’re new to this ongoing series, read our previous entries about Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo’s MVP candidacy (Part I, Part II). What did he do? 33 points, 15 rebounds and 3 assists on 63.2 percent shooting in a 98-90 win over the visiting Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday night. While Antetokounmpo is still […]

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A.J. Green, Jacksonville Jaguars, Jalen Ramsey, LaVar Ball, LiAngelo Ball, Lonzo Ball, Michael Porter, The Week That Was, What Had Happened Was -

Game. Blouses. Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey called Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green “weak” and “soft,” after trash-talking between the two players during last Sunday’s game turned into a fight, resulting in both being ejected. Ramsey told reporters on Wednesday that he felt he should not have been disqualified from the game, and that […]

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Andrew Wiggins, Boston Celtics, Brook Lopez, Golden State Warriors, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA, NBA Live 18 -

Before we get into Wednesday night’s slate of games, we’ve gotta once again big up EA Sports and the NBA LIVE 18 team, as the game has a perfect 6-0 mark for predicting the winners for ESPN’s games. In typical Undefeated fashion, let’s see how these latest matchups will shake out. Thursday night’s double is […]

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Aaron Rodgers, Colin Kaepernick, Draymond Green, Dwyane Wade, Eric Bledsoe, Giannis Antetokounmpo, John Wall, Kirk Cousins, Kyrie Irving, LaVar Ball, LeBron James, Lonzo Ball, Mike Tomlin, Protest, Ric Flair, The Week That Was -

Monday 10.23.17 A day after tweeting “I don’t want to be here,” Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe clarified that he didn’t want to be at a hair salon, not the team he plays for, which subsequently sent Bledsoe home. In more team camaraderie news, Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Martavis Bryant, keeping it real, said on Instagram […]

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LaVar Ball, Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Scott Brooks, Washington Wizards -

In this All-LaVar, All-The-Time news cycle, most of us missed the money quote about the Marine One of helicopter parents this past week. The day before his team played the Los Angeles Lakers, Washington Wizards coach Scott Brooks was asked what kind of impact a proud and oh-so-loud LaVar Ball would have on his eldest […]

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Chris Sale, Colin Kaepernick, Derek Jeter, Jayson Tatum, Joel Berry II, John Wall, LaVar Ball, LeBron James, Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Washington Wizards, What Had Happened Was -

Game. Blouses. The Los Angeles Lakers handed the Washington Wizards their first loss of the season with a 102-99 overtime win on Wednesday. The anticipated point guard matchup between Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball and Wizards veteran All-Star John Wall began when Ball’s father, LaVar, informed the Wizards to beware of his son’s squad and guaranteed […]

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All Day, Combat Jack, Daily Dose, Donald Trump, Fats Domino, Lonzo Ball, Robert Guillaume -

What up, gang? Hope your week is going well. I was lucky enough to see Benjamin Booker at an NPR Tiny Desk Concert on Tuesday, so I’m quite happy about that. There will be more TV for me later in the week. Stay tuned! On a Sinclair station, Gorka refers to "black African crime on […]

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C.J. Spiller, Colin Kaepernick, DMX, Donald Trump, Gregg Popovich, Jerry Jones, Joel Embiid, Kyrie Irving, LaVar Ball, LeBron James, Lonzo Ball, Shahid Khan, The Week That Was, WWE -

Monday 10.16.17 Just being unusually cruel at this point, the Kansas City Chiefs signed running back C.J. Spiller for the fourth time in eight months; Spiller has been cut by the team three times in the past month. San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich, hitting his stride, called President Donald Trump a “soulless coward” and […]

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Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Patrick Beverley -

LOS ANGELES — Veteran NBA guard Patrick Beverley was about to enter the Los Angeles Clippers’ locker room before he triumphantly yelled some choice words after defeating heralded rookie guard Lonzo Ball and the Los Angeles Lakers. “Weak a– m—–f—–. Bring him out on the court with me and I will tear his a–up,” Beverley […]

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Chris Bosh, Chris Paul, Dallas Mavericks, De'Aaron Fox, Dennis Smith Jr., Dwyane Wade, J.R. Smith, Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers, Markelle Fultz, NBA, Nick Young, Russell Westbrook, Sacramento Kings, Stephen Curry, Style, Tyson Chandler, Zach Collins -

The NBA rookie style quiz Forget your jump shots, newbie. It’s time to get your design game on. By Munehito Sawada and The Undefeated Staff | Illustrations by Kei Meguro Whether you’re a rookie or a vet, a day-one fan, or someone who watches whatever NBA game is on in the background, you’re living the […]

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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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Ball In The Family, Keeping Up With the Kardashians, LaVar Ball, Lonzo Ball, NBA, Reality TV, Television -

Season 1, Episodes 1 & 2 | “Bittersweet Victory” + “Forging a Path” | Aug. 31 A couple of weeks ago, I sat in an Uber with my boy when Gucci Mane and Drake’s hit “Both” came on the radio. See the power of the mind is not a joke, the Canadian kingpin rapped in […]

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All Day, Ball In The Family, Facebook, Keeping Up With the Kardashians, LaVar Ball, Lonzo Ball, Reality TV -

We all knew this was coming, but it’s finally here. The Ball family has its own reality show. It was announced a while back that the show would be appearing on Facebook, and we’ve now got our first look at what the basketball clan is like behind the scenes, when it’s just them and the […]

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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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All Day, Daily Dose, Dick Gregory, Howard University, Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers, Magic Johnson, Paul George, Solar Eclipse -

It was quite a D.C. weekend for your boy, y’all. I spoke at the memorial celebration for a hero of mine, Cool “Disco” Dan, which was a thrill, an honor and really quite the all-encompassing experience. He got a proper send-off. At around 2 p.m. Monday, I’m going to turn on my television. I’m going […]

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Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, Gordon Hayward, Kyrie Irving, LeBron James, Lonzo Ball, NBA, Paul George -

The 2017-18 NBA season schedule was released on Monday with countless storylines. No storyline will be bigger than the yet-to-be-determined fallout of Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving asking for a trade. Wherever the NBA All-Star guard debuts next season and when he plays in Cleveland for the first time will be heavily followed. There […]

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