The Ball family has made it very well known that their UCLA McDonald’s All-American standout, Lonzo Ball, will only want to be drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers. Officially, Ball has his time to shine in front of his dream team next week as he will workout for the Lakers June 7th.
Although, Ball would have to “blow the doors off,” during his workout with Magic Johnson and the Lakers. The team thinks, “he may not be the Lakers’ guy,” according to Basketball Insider. As the Post-Kobe era continues for the Lakers, they seem more interested in Kansas’ forward, Josh Jackson or Kentuckys’ guard De’Aaron Fox, who’d be a much better fit for the young core of the Lakers.
According to The HuffPost,
Per source, re Lonzo Ball: “It’s not even close right now. Ball won’t be a Laker unless they really start 2 buy into him as a star.”