In November, UCLA teammates Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill have been benched and subsequently suspended indefinitely after being launched on bail following an alleged shoplifting incident in China. The fees have been ultimately dropped, however not earlier than the worldwide incident made headlines when President Donald Trump tweeted that he helped free the gamers, which the elder Ball disputed.
The three have not been allowed to play, follow or journey with the Bruins since. Nevertheless, Ball has maintained that his son’s lapse in judgment “ain’t that massive a deal.”
“We’re exploring different choices with [LiAngelo],” LaVar Ball informed ESPN. “He is out of there.”
It seems the primary a type of choices is to organize the participant for June’s NBA draft.
If the NBA draft is the household’s focus, Ball may need an uphill battle. The Submit’s Tim Bontemps reported final month that, in contrast to his brother, Lakers guard Lonzo Ball, LiAngelo is not seen by scouts as a respectable NBA prospect.