SYDNEY - LaMelo Ball's bid to be a club owner before making his NBA debut isn't a done deal, yet.Australia's National Basketball League issued a statement Friday in response to reports overnight that Ball had bought ...
Apr 3, 2020
SYDNEY - The last two games of Australia's National Basketball League grand final series have been canceled, with a championship winner yet to be confirmed.The defending champion Perth Wildcats had a 2-1 lead in the best-of-five game ...
Mar 17, 2020
NBA
SYDNEY - LaMelo Ball's bone bruise on his left foot is expected to keep him out of the Illawarra Hawks lineup for the remainder of the National Basketball League season in Australia.The 18-year-old American, who joined Illawarra as ...
Jan 17, 2020
WOLLONGONG, Australia - American import LaMelo Ball became the youngest player in National Basketball League history to record a triple-double - 32 points, 11 rebounds and 13 assists - on Monday.The 18-year-old Ball achieved the feat as his Illawarra Hawks beat ...
Nov 26, 2019
NBA
SYDNEY - Strong starts to the preseason by American 18-year-olds LaMelo Ball and R.J. Hampton have ramped up the interest in the Australian National Basketball League among NBA scouts.Local media said more than two dozen scouts watched preseason games ...
Sep 25, 2019
NBA
SYDNEY - American teenager LaMelo Ball has signed with the Illawarra Hawks for the upcoming National Basketball League season, the second top US prospect to join the Australian league under its Next Stars Program.The 17-year-old guard is rated as one ...
Jun 18, 2019
LIANGELO and LaMelo Ball are leaving their Lithuania team by mutual agreement.BC Prienu Vytautas on Thursday (Friday, Manila time) announced the departure of the younger brothers of Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball. The team says LiAngelo injured an ankle and ...
Apr 27, 2018
PANEVEZYS, Lithuania - LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball went scoreless in their pro basketball debut, finishing a combined 0 for 7.The younger brothers of Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball played in the Lithuanian league for BC Prienai on Saturday. Their team lost ...
Jan 14, 2018
NBA
PRIENAI, Lithuania - Flying into a frenzy of camera flashes, cheering fans and funk music, the Ball family discovered in an instant just how much Lithuania has been anticipating its arrival.The star treatment continued for more than 90 minutes on the road ...
Jan 6, 2018
VILNIUS, Lithuania - The brothers of Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball landed in rainy Lithuania on Wednesday night to start their career at a local basketball club.The 19-year-old LiAngelo and his younger brother LaMelo, who is 16, signed ...
Jan 4, 2018
A PROFESSIONAL Lithuanian basketball club signed LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball to pro contracts, making LaVar Ball's two younger sons ineligible for college basketball.The move comes after LiAngelo left UCLA , where he was suspended after his shoplifting arrest during the ...
Dec 13, 2017
LOS ANGELES - LaVar Ball is pulling his 16-year-old son LaMelo out of his Southern California high school to be home schooled and so he can be made into "the best basketball player ever."LaVar told The Los Angeles Times that ...
Oct 3, 2017
LOS ANGELES - Two of LaVar Ball's sons now have their own signature shoe. The latest one has led to plenty of questions.Big Baller Brand shoes announced Thursday (Friday, Manila time) that it is coming out with a shoe for ...
Sep 1, 2017
LOS ANGELES - LaVar Ball has brought his Big Baller Brand from the basketball court to the wrestling ring.The outspoken father of NBA draft No. 2 pick Lonzo Ball showed up with the newly minted Los Angeles Laker and another son, 15- ...
Jun 28, 2017
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