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According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, guard LaMelo Ball has officially declared for the 2020 NBA Draft. Ball is expected to be among the top picks in the Draft.

This season, the 18-year-old played 12 games for the Illawarra Hawks of the Australian-based National Basketball League before suffering a foot injury. He averaged 17.0 points, 7.4 rebounds, and 6.8 assists per game.

Ball Mixtape | 2019-20: