LaVar Ball

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Alex Reimer
June 19, 2019 - 12:27 pm
In the middle of the Red Sox game Tuesday, NESN anchor Kacie McDonnell issued a seemingly random apology for those who don't always watch the network closely. While narrating one of those silly viral video fan highlights the previous night –– some wacky guy at a minor league game was eating...
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Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
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June 18, 2019 - 2:02 pm
LaVar Ball appeared on ESPN’s First Take on Monday and made a comment to Molly Qerim Rose that she deemed “inappropriate.” When she said, "LaVar, can I switch gears with you because I have a question here," Ball said, “I’ll switch gears with you anytime.” And Keefe, Andy Hart and Wiggy discussed...
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Lucy Burdge
August 03, 2018 - 5:22 am
Welcome to Friday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . FRIDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: San Diego at Chicago Cubs, 2 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: LA Angels at Cleveland, 7 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: NY Yankees at...
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Lucy Burdge
July 30, 2018 - 5:57 am
Welcome to Monday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . MONDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Philadelphia at Boston, 7:10 p.m. (NESN, WEEI-FM 93.7) AROUND THE WEB: -- Sean Newcomb became the latest pitcher to...
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Lucy Burdge
July 16, 2018 - 7:09 am
Welcome to Monday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . MONDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Home Run Derby, 8 p.m. (ESPN) AROUND THE WEB: -- Papa John’s founder John Schnatter is now blaming Roger Goodell for...
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John Tomase
July 05, 2018 - 2:42 pm
For some reason, CNN decided to talk to LaVar Ball about the Lakers' acquisition of LeBron James, and Mr. Big Baller himself couldn't resist an opportunity to denigrate new Los Angeles point guard Rajon Rondo. Signed to play the same position as his son, Lonzo Ball, LaVar told CNN's Chris Cuomo...
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Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Lucy Burdge
June 12, 2018 - 1:50 pm
LaVar Ball and his son LiAngelo were guests on Undisputed on Tuesday wearing Big Baller Brand ties and LaVar stated with confidence that LeBron James will join Lonzo and the Lakers this offseason. “I don’t think it’ll happen. I know it’s gonna happen,” LaVar said. “I told you to call him LA’Bron. I...
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Lucy Burdge
April 25, 2018 - 5:11 pm
The Ball family stint in Lithuania has come to an abrupt, yet predictable, end. LaVar Ball has pulled sons LiAngelo and LaMelo from Lithuania’s BC Vytautas Prienai team ahead of schedule because he doesn’t think coach Virginijus Seskus was giving his sons enough playing time. “We’re not going to...
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Lucy Burdge
March 05, 2018 - 7:46 am
Welcome to Monday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . MONDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: Detroit at Cleveland, 7 p.m. (NBATV) NBA: Boston at Chicago, 8 p.m. (NBCSB) NBA: Portland at LA Lakers, 10:30 p.m. (...
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Alex Reimer
March 02, 2018 - 3:17 pm
LaVar Ball refused to thank President Donald Trump for freeing his son and two other UCLA players from Chinese prison, saying the commander-in-chief didn’t actually help. It turns out Daddy Ball may have been onto something. ESPN published a lengthy account Friday of the shoplifting episode, which...
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