LaVar Ball responds to being banned from ESPN for alleged sexual comments

LaVar Ball responds to being banned from ESPN for alleged sexual comments

LaVar Ball is metaphorically spitting into the wind after learning of his banishment from sports network behemoth ESPN and its ubiquitous platforms. The bombastic father of Lonzo Ball and founder of Big Baller Brand made what many at the network considered inappropriate and sexual comments to ESPN’s “First Take” host Molly Qerim during a visit […]

Lavar Ball accused of inappropriate comment to female host of ‘First Take’

Lavar Ball accused of inappropriate comment to female host of 'First Take'

The bombastic, self-promoting patriarch LaVar Ball, the father of NBA star Lonzo Ball, fell into some hot water on ESPN Monday after viewers accused him of making inappropriate sexual remarks towards “First Take” host Molly Qerim. During the hit ESPN show, starring Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman with Ball as the guest, Smith handed […]

How LeBron James, Lonzo Ball reacted when Magic Johnson quit the Lakers (video)

NBA superstar LeBron James and teammate Lonzo Ball recall their utter disbelief the moment they learned legendary Magic Johnson abruptly quit as the Los Angeles Lakers president without notice. During the latest episode of LeBron’s “The Shop” series on HBO, he profanely recites his thoughts when Magic, who helped recruit LeBron to the Lakers from […]

JBA tryouts reveal Big Baller Brand has diamond in the rough

JBA tryouts reveal Big Baller Brand has diamond in the rough

Coming from as far as Oklahoma and Florida, there were about 40 young men standing outside Pebblebrook High School in Georgia this past Saturday morning. All of the young men were on the verge of playing the most important basketball games of their lives. The Big Baller Brand Junior Basketball Association (JBA) made its tryout […]

Kyle Kuzma is creating a basketball legacy

Kyle Kuzma is creating a basketball legacy

It’s Jan. 23 and the chants are once again reverberating throughout the Staples Center. “KUUUUUUZZZ,” the crowd is seemingly chanting nonstop. Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma is in the midst of scoring 17 points in the fourth quarter alone against No. 1-seeded team in the Eastern Conference, the Boston Celtics. Kuzma willed his team […]

Ray Santos makes a name for himself as a barber for pro basketball players

Ray Santos makes a name for himself as a barber for pro basketball players

Los Angeles is known for fashion trends, warm weather, and A-list celebrities. With so much excitement in one city, entertainment is on every corner, so stars are always keeping themselves groomed to look their best, especially the NBA players. L.A. being the home of the Lakers makes it likely for any of the players to […]

Lonzo Ball gets father LaVar this ultra luxury whip for Christmas

Lonzo Ball gets father LaVar this ultra luxury whip for Christmas

LaVar Ball is winning. Evidence of this is the fact that all three of his sons are playing, or will soon be playing, professional basketball in some capacity here in America and in Europe. Another sign is the fact that the three sons are all pushing Lamborghinis. The greatest evidence is perhaps the fact eldest […]

LaVar Ball to start new basketball league; get details

LaVar Ball to start new basketball league; get details

Renowned bombastic iconoclast LaVar Ball told the media that he’s launching a basketball league for nationally ranked players who have graduated from high school but don’t want to go to college — or perhaps cannot go due to finances or grades. The patriarch of the Ball basketball family, including Los Angeles Lakers rookie guard Lonzo […]

Top 5 moments in sports that made us gasp in 2017

LaVar and Lonzo Ball (Courtesy of Instagram.com/lavar)

From one famous family that never seemed to leave the headlines to an old owner of an NFL team showing off his White privilege, here are five moments in sports that made us gasp in 2017. Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson selling the team. After a scathing story in which Richardson is accused of using […]

Lonzo Ball shines, then fades in New York

Lonzo Ball of the Los Angeles Lakers (Photo by Derrel Johnson of Steed Media Service)

Lonzo Ball made his Madison Square Garden debut last night in front of a star-studded crowd as the New York Knicks hosted the Los Angeles Lakers. Lonzo’s dad, LaVar Ball, along with his two younger brothers, LaMelo and LiAngelo, were seated courtside near director and super Knicks fan Spike Lee, Lakers president and NBA Hall […]

Lonzo Ball becomes latest celebrity to diss New York with Nas hoodie

Lonzo Ball becomes latest celebrity to diss New York with Nas hoodie

Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball wore a Nas-inspired hoodie to his game against the New York Knicks in Madison Square Garden on Tuesday, Dec. 12. The gray hoodie is a picture of Ball’s face with his nickname “Zo” in the upper corner of the photo, which is very similar to Nas’ classic Illmatic album […]

LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball will skip college to play pro basetball in Lithuania

LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball will skip college to play pro basetball in Lithuania

The saga surrounding the Ball family continues. In this week’s episode, LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball have decided to sign with the Lithuanian pro basketball team, according to Yahoo Sports. The Ball brothers will play for Prienu Vytautas after signing a one-year deal that will start in 2018. LiAngelo and LaMelo were both pulled out of […]

How LaVar Ball’s decisions will affect sons LaMelo and LiAngelo

How LaVar Ball's decisions will affect sons LaMelo and LiAngelo

After pulling both LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball out of their respective schools, LaVar Ball’s sons have now signed to their big brother’s agent, Harrison Gaines. Having an agent and his own shoe now makes LaMelo ineligible to become an NCAA student-athlete one day. The plan now is to get both brothers to play on the same […]

LaVar Ball announces new $500 LiAngelo Ball shoe after pulling son from college

LaVar Ball announces new $500 LiAngelo Ball shoe after pulling son from college

Well, that didn’t take long. LaVar Ball and the Big Baller Brand is once again in the news after LaVar took his middle son LiAngelo out of UCLA earlier this week. LiAngelo never played in a regular season game for the Bruins. Before the team’s season opener against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in Shanghai, […]

LaVar Ball pulls LiAngelo out of UCLA; sends Trump a pair of his shoes

LaVar Ball pulls LiAngelo out of UCLA; sends Trump a pair of his shoes

LaVar Ball, the boisterous and bombastic patriarch of three basketball-playing sons, has become a major marketing marvel. He managed to make the national news three separate times in one day yesterday. The man many people call “Big-mouth Ball” started the day off by pulling his sticky-fingered son, LiAngelo, out of the University of California-Los Angeles. The […]

Celebrities who were accused of shoplifting

Celebrities who were accused of shoplifting

The most shocking aspect of the shoplifting scandal involving the three UCLA players in China is the fact that LiAngelo Bell was a part of the alleged heist of expensive sunglasses. You don’t know who LiAngelo Ball is? He is part of a budding basketball dynasty. His dad is Lavar Ball, the walking megaphone of […]

Iman Shumpert shows skills in Funk Flex freestyle before game vs. Knicks

Iman Shumpert shows skills in Funk Flex freestyle before game vs. Knicks

Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard-small forward Iman Shumpert stepped up to the mic yesterday on Funk Flex’s radio show before the team faced off against the New York Knicks. Shumpert rapped over the classic “Grammy Family” instrumental produced by Kanye West for three minutes. At the beginning of the verse, Shumpert appears to still try to […]

Lakers win in Wall vs. Ball matchup after Twitter trash-talk

Lakers win in Wall vs. Ball matchup after Twitter trash-talk

The Los Angeles Lakers and rookie guard Lonzo Ball defeated the Washington Wizards 102-99 in overtime. Wizards guard Bradley Beal led all scorers with 28 points to go along with six rebounds, four turnovers, and two assists. The real matchup of the night, however, was Wizards guard John Wall against Lonzo Ball. Ball’s famous father, […]

New reality show continues to push Lonzo Ball’s celebrity status

New reality show continues to push Lonzo Ball's celebrity status

The trailer for the Ball family’s new reality show, “Ball In The Family,” surfaced online on Aug. 28. The first two episodes of the Facebook series were posted online on Aug. 31. The show trailer appears to represent the feel of any other reality show surrounding a family. Clips dramatized the problems most families go […]

5 must-see games this upcoming NBA season

5 must-see games this upcoming NBA season

With football season kicking off and fall on the horizon, the NBA finally released its schedule for the season that starts in about two months. This past offseason a few more stars decided to join other stars in an attempt to finally bring parity back to the league. The attempts, at least for this year, […]