LaMelo Ball is expected to be in the Top-5 of the upcoming draft, whenever it takes place. The promising point guard won’t be picky about which NBA team he ends up on, but he definitely thought of playing with his brother Lonzo in New Orleans.
Lonzo Ball was traded to the Pelicans last summer being a part of the Anthony Davis trade. Ball picked up his game this season hitting 38.2% of his three-point attempts and getting really “comfortable” playing alongside Jrue Holiday and Zion Williamson.
LaMelo Ball talked about his career prior to entering the draft and the prospect of playing on the same team with his brother.
“It’s the NBA so I will play for any team. To play with Lonzo would be real cool. We talked about that growing up so it’ll be a dream come true,” Ball said, per GQ.com.
He had also referred to his future, his ambition to become the best player in the league and have a long-lasting career in the NBA.