LaVar Ball: “Lakers should send me a thank you card for helping ’em win”

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During his recent appearance on the Club Shay Shay podcast hosted by ex-NFL Shannon Sharpe, LaVar Ball, the Big Baller Brand co-founder and father of three basketball players: New Orleans Pelicans point guard Lonzo; shooting guard LiAngelo, who was enrolled at UCLA briefly with a basketball scholarship; and current Charlotte Hornets point guard LaMelo, talks about the Los Angeles Lakers’ title win in the Bubble, the reigning NBA Finals MVP LeBron James’ sustained greatness, and addresses his infamous quote that they would never, ever win a title without Lonzo Ball, who was part of the Lakers’ and New Orleans Pelicans’ deal sending him, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and three first-round picks for big man Anthony Davis in 2019: