LaMelo Ball Slaps Opponent During JBA International Game: Video

LaMelo Ball made his return to Lithuania as we speak as a part of his father’s Junior Basketball Association’s worldwide tour, which incorporates 28 video games being performed over the course of three months. It’s unlikely any of those video games will probably be noteworthy however as we speak’s recreation, the second of 28, featured loads of drama as 17-year outdated LaMelo was ejected for slapping an opponent within the head following a drive to the basket.

LaMelo shoved the defender underneath the ring as soon as the ball was out of bounds and that participant responded by tapping LaMelo on the again of his head. The youngest Ball brother shortly clapped again with a left handed slap earlier than teammates from each side received into the combination.

Check out the footage within the tweet embedded under.

The JBA will probably be making stops all throughout Europe and Asia over the subsequent few weeks, together with stops in Germany, France, Croatia, China and the Philippines. The JBA’s 13-man All-Star roster consists of LaMelo’s brother LiAngelo, in addition to their LA Ballers teammates Gregory Floyd and Melvin Davis.

The remainder of the roster is comprised of Deon Lyle (Chicago), Corey Boyd (Atlanta), Cameron Clark (Seattle), Nate Morris (Dallas), Je’Rell Springer (Seattle), Calvin Brown (New York), Harrison Rieger (Chicago), JaMicheal Morgan (Seattle), Curtis Hollis (Houston) and Jordan Ray (Atlanta).