He said that he knew his son would be drafted to the Lakers almost 20 years ago, and that he's going to bring the L.A. boys back to the Playoffs in his first year on the team.
"He's his own man, so I don't know what he's going to do", Lonzo Ball said, with a smile visible through the phone, when asked if Lavar Ball would tone done his outspoken behavior now that his eldest son had made it to the Lakers. "If I can come halfway short, you know it'll be good".
If you thought LaVarBall wouldn't act up on Draft Night, you thought wrong.
LaVar loves the spotlight, and he's content to play both the popular guy with the masses and the villain soaking up the boos. "Right now, I'm hoping (Lonzo) leads us to a couple summer league victories, and we'll take it from there".
Apple Showcases New iMac Pro Workstation at WWDC
Among the new offerings from Apple is a challenge to the Amazon Echo and Google Home devices along with operating system updates. The iMac Pro will begin exporting in December and will be exclusive for professional users.
Nevada governor to sign net metering revival bill tomorrow
The Nevada legislature earlier this year passed two additional renewable energy bills, Assembly Bill 206 and Senate Bill 392. Senate Bill 392 instructs the Public Utilities Commission to adopt standards for the operation of community solar gardens.
Pakistan thrash England in Champions Trophy semi-final
The star with the ball was once again pacer Hasan Ali, who ended up with a three wicket-haul for the third time in as many games. In those situations, well-laid plans can quickly go out of the window, which is part of the reason why the game sped away.
Thanks to their pre-draft trade of guard D'Angelo Russell and center Timofey Mozgov to the Brooklyn Nets, the Lakers have a ton of cap space and flexibility in being able to lure-and hopefully land Palmdale-born product in Paul George, now of the Indiana Pacers.
Don't like Lonzo Ball (or maybe it really has to do with his loud, attention-seeking dad LaVar)?
The Lakers added Lonzo Ball out of UCLA, Kyle Kuzma out of Utah, Josh Hart from Villanova and Thomas Bryant from Indiana. To make matters more interesting, he will learn under the guidance of Johnson, arguably the greatest point guard in National Basketball Association history. He was the conference's first player to average 14 points, six rebounds and seven assists per game since Kidd did it at California. Even before the draft, the 48-year-old has been making controversial comments that were criticized by many. Just everything he's going to teach me is going to be useful.
Secretary of State John Kerry delivers farewell remarks to State Department employees at the State Department in Washington. As a result, the USA said it would not join those sections of the report on climate and multilateral development banks.
Following the unprecedented crisis, Zarif has sought to play a positive role and help ease tensions among Iran's Arab neighbors. He propagated the conspiracy theory that the USA wishes to prop up the extremist group to further instability in the region.
Importantly, the IEA expected the increase in non-OPEC supply next year to be higher than the growth in overall global demand. This upward adjustment was mainly due to the downward revision in non-OPEC supply as world oil demand remained unchanged.
It was noted, "the amendment of the Russian Federation will be attached to the pending bill on sanctions against Iran". Rand Paul, R-Ky., joined Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., as the only two legislators voting against the new bill.
His family said he had been in a coma since March 2016, shortly after he was sentenced to 15 years' hard labour in North Korea . Three other USA citizens are being held by the regime; President Trump should make their release a priority.
Trump had viewed Sessions' recusal as unnecessary, even though Justice Department regulations made it nearly impossible to avoid. On Wednesday, the Washington Post reported that Mueller was investigating if Trump obstructed justice when he fired Comey .
Murray, who's gradually finding form in Roland Garros , recovered from a slow start to edge Nishikori 2-6, 6-1, 7-6 (7/0), 6-1. Nishikori has won just two of 10 matches against Murray, but can't remember beating the British player at the U.S.
Athletics great Sir Peter Snell has become a patron of a programme to raise awareness about senior issues including elder abuse . Thursday marked World Elder Abuse Awareness Day , which aims to start conversations about the vulnerability of the elderly.
Scotland's government wants a special deal to stay in the single market or, if not, to secede and stay in or rejoin the EU. Queen Elizabeth will deliver the "Queen's Speech", setting out the government's plans for the new parliamentary session.
Accuser Andrea Constand walks in a hallway during the fifth day of deliberations in Cosby's Friday sexual assault trial. Safier, a lawyer representing additional media outlets who joined in the request to release the jurors' identities.
He adamantly denied Comey's claims that he asked him to end the FBI's investigation into national security adviser Michael Flynn . Kasowitz also maintained that the testimony made clear that Trump "never, in form or substance, directed or suggested that Mr.
Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud
The summoning of Ronaldo coincided with the same Madrid-based prosecutor's office accusing Mourinho of two counts of tax fraud. Spain's counsel, Mourinho gave tax evasion (2011 and 2012) tax in two stages while being coach of Real Madrid (2011 and 2012).
Ostapenko wins; Nadal vs. Wawrinka in final
Ostapenko, playing in only her eighth Grand Slam tournament, had never won a tour-level title before winning this French Open . Halep took the first set, putting Ostapenko in a hole that no woman at the French Open has dug out of in 16 years.
Cristiano Ronaldo in focus after Confederations Cup tie
Ricardo Quaresma opened the scoring for Portugal in the 34th minute on a magical assist from Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo . Portugal had a first-half goal against Mexico chalked off in the Confederations Cup after the action was reviewed on video .
EC issues notification for President's election
Earlier, the notification for the Presidential elections has been released by the Election Commission of India. A candidate needs to secure a certain quota of votes which is 50 percent of the valid votes polled +1.
Va.'s Kaine opposes Saudi arms sale
Instead, U.S. actions in Yemen, increased the popularity of the local Al-Qaeda affiliate and helped to destabilize the country. Hours before the vote, Paul told a group of congressional interns and staff members that the measure was largely symbolic.
Jeff Immelt stepping down as CEO of GE
General Electric announced Monday morning that CEO and Chairman Jeff Immelt is stepping down from his role at the company. GE has recently faced pressure from activist investor Trian Fund Management to cut costs and make other changes.
Fans in focus at major E3 video game trade show
Also announced was that new night versions of maps now available in Battlefield 1 will be released throughout June and July. We still don't know much about how the game will play, but this glimpse should be enough to get Need for Speed fan excited.
US, Somali Forces Attack al-Shabaab Site
The Pentagon estimated that the strike, in response to attacks in Somalia by al Qaida-linked al Shabaab , killed eight militants. Al-Shabaab has been staging numerous attacks in the country in an attempt to establish the strict Sharia law in it.
Uber weighs leave of absence for CEO
Kalanick is also facing a personal trauma: Last month his mother died in a boating accident, which also badly injured his father. A leave of absence for Kalanick is one of the topics up for discussion during a board meeting Sunday, according to Reuters .