LaVar Ball Believes Lonzo is Better Than LeBron James & Russell Westbrook Right Now
It is very apparent that the father of UCLA standout Lonzo Ball, LaVar ball, is just trolling the masses with his insane comments. He’s went from ridiculous comments about Stephen Curry to challenging the likes of Charles Barkley and Michael Jordan.
Just in case you thought he was done, he added some more names to that list on Friday.
He believes his son Lonzo—who is tearing it up at UCLA and will definitely be a top-3 pick in the NBA draft—is better than Cleveland Cavaliers star Lebron James and OKC Thunder star Russell Westbrook right now.
“To me Zo is the best player in the world,” LaVar says. Yes, even better than all-stars LeBron James and Russell Westbrook. “I don’t know if he can beat them one on one,” Ball says, conceding the NBA stars are stronger than his son, the Pac-12 player of the year and an expected top pick in the upcoming NBA draft. “But I know he can beat them 5 on 5.”
Here’s a compilation of some of things LaVar has said: