1. Lonzo Ball Declares for 2017 NBA Draft After Sweet 16 Loss to Kentucky

    Lonzo Ball didn't need time to think about his future. The UCLA guard announced his intention to enter the 2017 NBA draft immediately after the team's Sweet 16 loss to Kentucky on Friday, per Ben Bolch of the Los Angeles Times ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 months ago 261,775 reads 0 comments

  2. Chino Hills Coach Stephan Gilling Discusses LaVar Ball's Antics Surrounding Sons

    LaVar Ball has become a notable figure in recent weeks for his outlandish comments, but his control over his sons' teams remains an interesting story...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 39,151 reads 0 comments

  3. Jets QB Bryce Petty Calls LaVar Ball 'Sad Man', Says He Feels Sorry for Lonzo

    New York Jets quarterback Bryce Petty joined the growing chorus of athletes speaking out against LaVar Ball, father of UCLA star Lonzo Ball, calling him a "sad man" in a tweet Thursday: ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 months ago 9,948 reads 0 comments

  4. LaVar Ball Says LiAngelo, LaMelo Will Go to UCLA Even If HC Steve Alford Leaves

    LaVar Ball confirmed sons LiAngelo and LaMelo will follow in the footsteps of older brother Lonzo by playing college basketball at UCLA regardless of who's coaching the Bruins in the future...

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  5. UCLA vs. Kentucky: March Madness Sweet 16 Preview and Prediction

    Bleacher Report is your one-stop source for March Madness. From the first round to the final buzzer, Bleacher Report has you covered with the latest news and analysis, plus every highlight you can't miss...

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  6. UCLA vs. Cincinnati: Score and Twitter Reaction from March Madness 2017

    The UCLA Bruins' offensive machine is a thing of beauty when operating at full capacity, which the Cincinnati Bearcats found out the hard way Sunday...

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  7. Steve Alford Reportedly Offered 7-Year, $31 Million Contract from Indiana

    Indiana is ready to be aggressive in its pursuit of UCLA head basketball coach Steve Alford . According to Jordan Schultz of the Huffington Post, Indiana has offered the 52-year-old a seven-year, $31 million contract...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 4,943 reads 0 comments

  8. 2017 Naismith Trophy: Lonzo Ball Headlines List of Finalists

    UCLA freshman Lonzo Ball is one of four finalists for the 2017 James A. Naismith Trophy. Per the Naismith Trophy website , the other finalists are Villanova's Josh Hart, Kansas' Frank Mason III and Purdue's Caleb Swanigan...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 52,368 reads 0 comments

  9. UCLA vs. Kent State: Score and Twitter Reaction from March Madness 2017

    If the UCLA Bruins want to make good on their status as title contenders, they'll need to churn out more complete efforts than the one they brought to the table Friday night in a 97-80 win over the Kent State Golden Flashes...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 6,257 reads 0 comments

  10. Lonzo Ball Catches Alley-Oop and Sinks Slam Against Kent State in 1st Round

    Charles Barkley may have given the No. 3-seeded UCLA Bruins a little ribbing during his 2017 NCAA tournament coverage, but it seemed like it was business as usual for Lonzo Ball on Friday night at Golden 1 Center...

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  11. LaVar Ball's College Coach on Whether Ball Could Beat Jordan: 'He Said What?'

    David Sanders unearthed the DVD and popped it into the player on Tuesday evening. Earlier that day, he received a surprise visit from a Seattle Times reporter asking about a former teammate...

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  12. Steve Kerr Says LaVar Ball's Comments Aren't Helping Lonzo, LaMelo, LiAngelo

    LaVar Ball has gained notoriety in recent weeks because of his bizarre comments about his kids and himself, but Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr doesn't necessarily agree with what he is doing...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 76,394 reads 0 comments

  13. Steve Alford Discusses Indiana Coaching Opening, Says He 'Loves UCLA'

    UCLA Bruins head coach Steve Alford played down any speculation linking him with the newly vacated coaching position for the Indiana Hoosiers...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 6,530 reads 0 comments

  14. Charles Barkley Responds to LaVar Ball, Praises Lonzo Ball in TMZ Interview

    Former NBA All-Star and current TNT analyst Charles Barkley shot back at LaVar Ball for suggesting he could beat the 1992-93 Most Valuable Player in a game of one-on-one...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 67,169 reads 0 comments

  15. The Wooden Way Returns: How UCLA Rediscovered Its Exciting, Uptempo Roots

    LOS ANGELES — Stroll through UCLA's sun-kissed campus and you'll find all kinds of reminders of the man who built one of college basketball's greatest programs a half century ago...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 10 months ago 19,531 reads 0 comments

  16. LaVar Ball Talks Beating Michael Jordan, $1 Billion Shoe Deal for Sons

    LaVar Ball hasn't been shy about hyping up his children, but now he wants everyone to know just how good he was at basketball. "Back in my heyday, I would kill Michael Jordan one-on-one," Ball said Monday, per Josh Peter of USA Today ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 322,759 reads 0 comments

  17. Lonzo Ball Is Life: UCLA's Superstar Freshman Is Ready to Win It All

    Lonzo Ball's jump shot may be "wrong," but everything else about UCLA's game-changing freshman—yes, including his dad—is right.

    Greg Couch Written by Greg Couch about 10 months ago 351,939 reads 0 comments

  18. Charles Barkley Criticizes Lonzo Ball's Father LaVar over Comments Regarding Son

    Former NBA All-Star and current TNT analyst Charles Barkley spoke out against recent comments by LaVar Ball, the father of UCLA freshman sensation Lonzo Ball, concerning his son's ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 months ago 124,344 reads 0 comments

  19. Israel-Born UCLA Big Man TJ Leaf Is Much More Than Just Lonzo Ball's Co-Star

    LOS ANGELES — One day, people will look back at the surprise emergence of TJ Leaf and realize he was in the picture all along...

    Greg Couch Written by Greg Couch about 11 months ago 33,320 reads 0 comments

  20. Lonzo Ball's Dad LaVar Talks Why His Son Should Be No. 1 Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

    In perhaps the least surprising news of the 2017 calendar year, LaVar Ball believes his son, UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball , should be the No. 1 pick in June's NBA draft...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 29,892 reads 0 comments

  21. TJ Leaf Injures Ankle vs. Washington

    UCLA forward TJ Leaf left Wednesday's game against the Washington Huskies after suffering a sprained left ankle, according to the Los Angeles Times ' Ben Bolch ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 8,824 reads 0 comments

  22. UCLA's Final Four Stock Rising After Showing Much-Improved Defense vs. Arizona

    TUCSON, Arizona — After each of its many explosive offensive performances during the preseason and throughout much of Pac-12 Conference play there was plenty of praise for how easily UCLA could score...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 48,240 reads 0 comments

  23. Lonzo Ball's Dad LaVar Discusses Son Possibly Playing for Lakers, More

    LaVar Ball, father of UCLA star Lonzo Ball , has not been shy in front of a microphone and has an idea of where he'd like his son to play in the NBA...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 57,096 reads 0 comments

  24. Lonzo Ball's Dad LaVar Says His Son Will Be Better Than Stephen Curry

    LaVar Ball set the bar high for his son Lonzo, who has played a starring role for the UCLA Bruins. In an interview with TMZ Sports on Thursday, LaVar said Lonzo will be better than Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 38,358 reads 0 comments

  25. The Hottest Ticket in SoCal Hoops: What It's Like to Watch LaMelo Ball Live

    At the end of the third quarter, when all hope was lost, the loudspeaker in the gym at Rancho Cucamonga High School began playing the theme song to the show Friends . "So no one told you life was gonna be this way," it says...

    Dave Schilling Written by Dave Schilling about 11 months ago 168,348 reads 0 comments