LaVar Ball Blasts Lakers’ Training Staff For Causing Lonzo Ball’s Injuries

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Ball signed with the Lithuanian club after his father, LaVar Ball, made a decision to pull him off of UCLA's basketball team after the younger Ball and two other Bruins players were suspended for stealing items from high-end fashion stores in China during a tournament the team was playing in the country. If you're going to be doing those [workouts with] rubber-bands like that dude Gunnar has him doing, that [is] bulls- training.

After the shoplifting incident in China put a damper on his collegiate career, the Big Baller Brand has explored all avenues of player development to ensure the siblings all come together on an National Basketball Association roster in the years to come. LaVar said he believes the Lakers should have had his son on a different training regime. "Well, why are they getting hurt?"

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The 20-year-old missed games last year because of knee and shoulder injuries. The fairly outside-the-box hire was among the many made when Magic Johnson took over as Lakers team president. "The way my whole family is built, the training is in us". My boys were bred on lifting weights. "It's not hard. You just have to have him doing the right things, eating right, and that's how you get bigger and stronger". He ranked 12th amongst first-year players in total minutes and earned a spot on the NBA All-Rookie second team.

It's worth mentioning that Lonzo played more minutes as a rookie than players like James Harden, Kyrie Irving, Bradley Beal and DeMar DeRozan did during their first season in the National Basketball Association.

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