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LaVar Ball

LaVar Ball is a retired football player and outspoken father of UCLA Bruin basketball player Lonzo. He is also dad fellow “Ball Brothers,” LiAngelo and LaMelo. During his own college years in the 90s, the patriarch spent one year on the gridiron for Long Beach City College. He went on to play hoops for Washington State, West LA College, and Cal State-Los Angeles. Ball returned to football and participated in the New York Jets training camp and the Carolina Panthers practice squad. He played for the London Monarchs in the World League. According to reports, Ball’s wife, Tina, suffered a stroke on February 21, 2017 and underwent skull surgery. Ball allegedly prevented their sons from visiting their mother in the hospital.

LATEST STORIES
  
Metta World Peace Says LaVar Ball Should Be An NBA Coach

Metta World Peace
LaVar Ball Should Be NBA Head Coach ... Seriously

Metta World Peace has the perfect post-Big Baller Brand career move for LaVar Ball ... saying that LaVar should turn his focus to the NBA ... AS A HEAD COACH. Metta is serious, he told our guy… READ MORE >

LaVar Ball Explains Why Lonzo Covered BBB Tattoo, Agrees With It

LaVar Ball
Lonzo Covering BBB Tattoo ... Made Sense To Me

Why the hell did Lonzo Ball cover his Big Baller Brand tattoo? LaVar Ball is about to answer that question for the entire world, and reveal that despite the cover job, BBB is intact, and so is the… READ MORE >

- 18 days ago
LaVar Ball Says Big Baller Brand's Alive, 'We Were Bit By a Snake'

LaVar Ball
Big Baller Brand's Alive 'We Were Bit By a Snake'

Don't put a fork in the Big Baller Brand just yet ... LaVar Ball says the brand is NOT folding -- despite the fact Lonzo Ball just covered up his BBB tattoo.  The Big Baller appeared on 98.5… READ MORE >

- 22 days ago
Kenny Smith Says Lakers Will Make Playoffs Despite LaVar Ball

Kenny Smith
Lakers Will Make Playoffs ... Despite LaVar Ball

Chill out Lakers fans ... no matter what came out of LaVar Ball's mouth, he ain't wreckin' your season ... so says Kenny Smith. Remember ... LaVar said Luke Walton was the worst coach Zo's… READ MORE >

- 71 days ago
LaVar Ball Guarantees Lakers Will NEVER Win Title If They Trade Lonzo

LaVar Ball
Lakers Will NEVER Win Championship ... If They Trade Lonzo

LaVar Ball just issued a stern warning to Magic Johnson and the Lakers' brass ... saying if they trade Lonzo -- they will NEVER win another championship. And he clarified ... LeBron James NEEDS… READ MORE >

- 72 days ago
Derek Fisher Says LaVar Ball's Wrong, Luke Walton's a Great Coach!

Derek Fisher
LaVar's Wrong Luke Walton's a Great Coach!

Derek Fisher is going to bat for his boy, Luke Walton -- telling TMZ Sports he's not the loser LaVar Ball says he is.  Lonzo's dad went on a tear against the Lakers coach on Tuesday saying… READ MORE >

- 73 days ago
LaVar Ball Rips Luke Walton, 'The Worst Coach Ever For Lonzo'

LaVar Ball
Rips Luke Walton ... 'The Worst Coach Ever For Lonzo'

LaVar Ball just went scorched earth on Luke Walton ... saying the Lakers head man gave Lonzo Ball a "losing attitude" and was "the worst coach ever" for his son. The Big Baller appeared on the… READ MORE >

- 74 days ago
LaVar Ball Doesn't Want Anthony Davis on Lakers, We Don't Need Him

LaVar Ball
I Don't Want Anthony Davis ... Lakers Don't Need Him

LaVar Ball says he doesn't want to see Anthony Davis ballin' with Lonzo on the Lakers ... 'cause the BBB honcho tells TMZ Sports, the team's "got enough people." "They got enough," Ball says. Of… READ MORE >

- 117 days ago
LaMelo Ball Dunks All Over Defender, LaVar Makes Outrageous Claim After

LaMelo Ball
Dunks All Over Defender LaVar Makes Outrageous Claim After

LaMelo Ball put some poor kid on a poster Wednesday night ... pointed at him to celebrate -- and then LaVar Ball made an insane claim afterward. Yeah, SPIRE Academy has officially been BBB'd. It… READ MORE >

- 135 days ago
LaVar Ball Says he Has No Relationship With LeBron James

LaVar Ball
I Have Zero Relationship With LeBron

How's the biggest sports dad on the planet coexisting with the biggest athlete in the universe?? Quietly ... 'cause LaVar Ball tells TMZ Sports he and LeBron James stay outta each other's way in… READ MORE >

- 139 days ago
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