Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, and Josh Hart are all officially New Orleans Pelicans after the Los Angeles Lakers got Anthony Davis in a trade agreement.
There were rumors of the trade going down, but it appears he rumors played out true. Read on for on the Lakers Trade Lonzo Ball…
CelebNSports247.com reports that on Saturday afternoon, the Pelicans reportedly agreed to a deal to send Anthony Davis to the Lakers in exchange for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, and Josh Hart
ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski took to Twitter to announce the trade:
The Pelicans have agreed to a deal to trade Anthony Davis to the Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart, and three first-round picks – including the No. 4 overall in 2019 Draft, league sources tell ESPN.
Someone caught Zo’s dad’s reaction to the news of the trade:
LaVar is not well. pic.twitter.com/20GbLIJDNM
— Barstool Sports (@barstoolsports) June 15, 2019
following his initial shock of Zo being traded Ball made a “guarantee” the Lakers will never win another championship after trading his son Lonzo to the Pelicans.
Father Ball who was at Drew League (a basketball pro-am) game watching his son LaMelo play, said:
It will be the worst the move the Lakers ever did in their life, and they will never win another championship. Guarantee it. They’re going to regret it. I’m going to have fun with it. … I told you all it was crashing down. Now it completely crashed, but at least my son got out of the boat before the thing exploded.
LaVar Ball on the Lakers trading Lonzo Ball: ‘I guarantee… it will be the worst move the Lakers ever did in their life and they will never win another championship. Guarantee it.” pic.twitter.com/Q1pxopsEdP
— Ohm Youngmisuk (@NotoriousOHM) June 16, 2019