Lonzo Ball stunk it up in his debut for the Lakers, managing just 3 points and being physically manhandled, but that wasn’t close to enough to stop LaVar Ball from trying to shout into existence another delusional spin on his son’s first game dud.
Ball spoke with Stephen A. Smith and Neil Everett after the game and proclaimed Lonzo played great – because of his 9 rebounds – but his teammates need to get out and run the floor more. He said he could score 20 just running down the middle of the floor. This is contrary to the widely known footage of him not being good at basketball. He also dropped the non-excuse/excuse that Lonzo had a bad foot.
This seems like it will be exhausting over the course of the season. It already is. It’s not like Magic didn’t know what he was getting into.
Here’s LaVar trying to verbally polish a turd: