LaMelo Ball and Zion Williamson, two high profile high school basketball players, squared off against one another in an AAU game on Wednesday night.
LaVar Ball has decided to remove his sons LiAngelo and LaMelo from Lithuania and return to Los Angeles next week with just two games left in the season for their team BC Vytautas.
SI Now co-hosts Maggie Gray and Robin Lundberg debate whether LaVar Ball made the right decision to pull LaMelo out of Chino Hills High School.
LaMelo Ball’s success in Australia has shot him up NBA draft boards. ESPN reportedly has Ball as a potential top pick in 2020. SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell discuss what type of impact would it have for international basketball if Ball is the number one pick, and how he should maneuver handling his father and the Big Baller Brand.
On Wednesday, Enes Kanter said on The Herd that 2019 No. 1 pick Zion Williamson is "overhyped," calling him "Julius Randle with hops." After the quote started picking up attention, Randle weighed in and called Kanter out on Twitter, noting that he scored 45 points on the Turkish center the last time they squared off against each other.
LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball “are in serious discussions” to sign with Lithuanian club BC Prienai, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Jonthan Givony report.
Felipe Lopez was once herald as the next big thing in basketball, but his professional career didn't pan out the way that many people expected. Ahead of the release of the new film "The Dominican Dream," Lopez joined SI Now to discuss the project and provide his thoughts on another much-hyped phenom, Zion Williamson.
LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball have signed one year contracts with Lithuanian club BC Prienai, The Vertical’s Shams Charania reports.