SNL’s Kenan Thompson Parodied Everyone’s Favorite Sports Dad, LaVar Ball (Video)
You’ll have to excuse SNL. They’ve been off-air for much of this LaVar Ball nonsense we’ve been experiencing since before the draft, so they haven’t been able to mock the overbearing and outspoken dad…Until now.
Kenan Thompson got dolled up in his finest bald wig and Big Baller gear to take his turn as LaVar on last night’s primetime Weekend Update.
Thompson’s version of Ball explains how he’s like Earl Woods, Joe Jackson, and Dina Lohan “all rolled into one.”
Yup. That sounds pretty much exactly correct. And it’s terrifying. The character also goes on to double down on his statements that he could beat Michael Jordan. I’m not gonna give those away, but suffice it to say, those sound bytes are amazing.
Watch the video. Who doesn’t love roasting LaVar Ball?
Here we go: