Father’s Day is coming fast. While you’re probably focusing on your father, Lonzo Ball is focusing on his. The Ball family is unlike any other. If you don’t know who they are… They’re like the Kardashians of basketball. NBA prospect Lonzo Ball’s father, Lavar, is a known hothead, and Lonzo showed that off in this new hilarious Father’s Day commercial.
The Ball family has been all over the news over the past year and not just for sports. Lavar Ball infamously raised his three sons (Lonzo, LiAngelo, and LaMelo) to become basketball stars. His eldest son, Lonzo, was a big star at UCLA and is now predicted to be a top three draft pick in the upcoming NBA draft.
The only weird thing is that Lavar is the one who does all the talking. Every time you turn on the television, you’ll hear him bragging about one of his sons, saying they’re going to dominate the league and be legends. He yells at his son’s high school coaches to play his kids more and pushes the boys to their absolute limit.
What does Lonzo think about this?
Foot Locker recently shot a commercial with some of the NBA draft prospects for Father’s Day, and Lonzo killed it. With emotional music playing in the background, the players sit down and talk about great moments they remember with their fathers.
“All those games of one-on-one in the driveway that he let me win,” De’Aaron Fox from Kentucky said. “Just never missing a game,” said Jayson Tatum from Duke. Then Lonzo got on the mic…