LaVar says LaMelo will be 2020 No. 1 pick, talks Alan Foster and Lonzo-Zion connection | First Take

  • Published on Jun 17, 2019
  • LaVar Ball talks to Stephen A. Smith about Alan Foster and the future of the Big Baller Brand, LaMelo Ball’s 2020 NBA draft destiny and Lonzo and Zion Williamson’s longtime connection.
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Comments • 5 610

  • Michael Blanco
    Michael Blanco 10 hours ago

    And he wasn't wrong...

  • RavenBopp
    RavenBopp 14 hours ago

    I confused asf need Molly remove from ESPN? I confuse

  • AyoRay 51286
    AyoRay 51286 4 days ago

    Lavar & SAS could & should have their own show together now that would be 🔥🔥🔥.!

    DAJAHMAL JOHNSON 6 days ago

    Man, Pancakes with strawberries and eggs sounds good than a muthafucka!!! I gotta hit up ihop

  • Kumasi Man
    Kumasi Man 9 days ago


  • Kumasi Man
    Kumasi Man 9 days ago +1

    Molly is lowkey upset but who cares about her anyway

  • Jose
    Jose 11 days ago +1

    "Say, if I slap you in the face." That made me laugh more than it should of

    • Ty Fizzle
      Ty Fizzle 8 days ago +1

      Jose 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂 facts

  • Reginald Jeanmarie
    Reginald Jeanmarie 12 days ago

    Lavar Ball is a navigator, a thinker, and a thumb in the eye of white supremacy. Time and again I observed the mirth and malice of the corporate media speaking with a single purpose that this unbowed black man must not only be stopped. He must be humiliated, humbled, ultimately stripped of his wealth and dignity; and still he rises.

  • Budget Clipz Productions
    Budget Clipz Productions 12 days ago +2

    Stephen A would be a great Baptist preacher

  • Theo Carbone
    Theo Carbone 16 days ago +2

    Respect Lavar. Stand by the man raising his children.

  • Chris Milne
    Chris Milne 16 days ago +1

    What Lavar says is not BS.
    Hes been on the money when
    It counts. His sons are lucky to
    Have a father who rides or die for
    For them. And also who thinks outside
    The box.

  • Darryl Williams
    Darryl Williams 17 days ago

    Why yall mad at Molly?

  • Sosa Sosa
    Sosa Sosa 18 days ago


  • ג'וני ביררוב

    Y’all sleep on Deni Avdija 🇮🇱 💪 🔥🏀

  • Frank Rizzo
    Frank Rizzo 19 days ago

    The media didnt take 1.5 lavar. Time to quit sugar coatin it

  • Richard Hill
    Richard Hill 20 days ago

    I don't think Melo will be the number 1 pick in the 2020 draft but i do think he will be a top 5 pick and if so, LaVar and Tina will be THE ONLY parents to have 2 of their sons drafted this high in the draft.
    Remember: It is better to aim for the moon
    And strike a Star,
    Then aim for a Tree and strike a Rock!
    I said the above because it looking like Melo will probably be a top 5 pick, ergo LaVar won't be too far off!

  • Josh Franklin
    Josh Franklin 21 day ago

    This man is like a basketball wizard that sire's nothing but NBA stars ...

    And knows the future.

  • Josh Franklin
    Josh Franklin 21 day ago

    2:40 "let's say I slapped you in your face?".......hahhahahhhahh

  • John Duplex
    John Duplex 21 day ago

    I thought espn band Lavar ball

  • Reggie White
    Reggie White 21 day ago

    I predict his boys will go undrafted...

    • Ty Fizzle
      Ty Fizzle 8 days ago

      Reggie White what ? Lamelo is projected a top 3 if not top 5 pick.

  • Dion-Michael Mahia
    Dion-Michael Mahia 22 days ago

    LAVAR KNOWS! When in doubt. Just follow LAVAR.

  • dont subscribe if you do ill find you

    Who should change there job rolls

    Like= Ronnie 2k
    Comment= Molly

  • Anthony Rodriguez
    Anthony Rodriguez 26 days ago

    Lavar talks like he's enlightening people? Giving revelations? But he just sounds unbelievably stupid

  • Jalan Richmond
    Jalan Richmond 28 days ago

    I thought lavar was banned from espn

  • Maurice Goodloe
    Maurice Goodloe 29 days ago

    Bye Bye Molly Rose

  • roger johnson
    roger johnson 29 days ago

    Lavar is a used car salesman. He sold the Lakers a lemon with Lonzo. The Lakers couldn't wait to get rid of overrated and overhyped Lonzo. Kick the tires next time. Moreover Lamelo has more talent than Lonzo,but he is extremely thin and needs to put on weight and muscle. He is not NBA ready. Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me.

  • Og Godwin
    Og Godwin Month ago

    Who's here after LaMelo could actually be a potential number 1 pick

  • Peter Stark
    Peter Stark Month ago

    Lamelo needs to be drafted by the knicks so we could see more of this Lavar vs. SAS episodes! 😂

  • Marvel FANATIC
    Marvel FANATIC Month ago

    Well boys, Lavar isn't far wrong

  • RBG02005
    RBG02005 Month ago

    Glad they’re getting rid of her.

  • mynameisirrelevant !

    I don't care what none of you'll think..I like Molly..

  • mynameisirrelevant !

    I would love to see Damon Dash debate with these guys..

  • Mr. Mince Productions Inc.

    Man he actually was right.😂😂😂

  • Jose Acevedo Rodriguez

    Hey.....wait a minute. They're not under a bridge. That's a green screen. Woah

  • Jaylen DeVon
    Jaylen DeVon Month ago

    Who’s here after Melo has been projected to go Top 3 😂😂

  • Fred Garvin
    Fred Garvin Month ago

    El Lamo is a 3rd tier basketball player.

  • Nathan Coletti
    Nathan Coletti Month ago

    Don King and Lavar Ball are family...🤮

  • Dilan Abreu
    Dilan Abreu Month ago

    Lavar is an idiot why do they have that clown on tv smh don’t make no sense to have him on he never answer any questions

    • Fin nn
      Fin nn 26 days ago

      i mean lemelo is projected currently a top 3 pick in 2020 draft...

  • Cali Castro
    Cali Castro Month ago

    Molly looks like the girlfriend at the family dinner of her boyfriends family that doesn't like her.

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  • Chris
    Chris Month ago

    This dude has created the male version of toddlers in tiaras. He's a fucking pageant Dad! Nothing more! Trying to live through his kids cuz he couldn't do it. Just a bogus buster

  • Lucid
    Lucid Month ago +1

    Lavar the profit

  • Richard Hill
    Richard Hill Month ago

    All SNARKS aside; because of both Melo's talent and current playing status, he may still be drafted in the TOP 5, which reminds me of the following quote:
    It is better to aim for the Moon and Strike a Star
    Then Aim for a Tree and Strike a Rock.

    Melo won't be too far from # 1 in the 2020 draft.
    Oh, and if he is drafted in the top 5, Tina and LaVar will be the only parents to have 2 sons drafted that high in the NBA draft.

  • TripDarlin
    TripDarlin Month ago +1

    Molly the muse🤦🏼‍♂️

  • Sal A
    Sal A Month ago

    Molly is a great moderator. She knows how to control the stage, people and time.

  • Lions Hunt
    Lions Hunt Month ago +1

    Lavar was 100% right from the beginning. All these deluded hating fools gotta eat crow

  • Maya Krishnan
    Maya Krishnan Month ago

    us fans have been knowing that he’d be one of the top picks and espn just now realizing lol

  • JMannK3
    JMannK3 Month ago +2

    Who’s here now that Lamelo is being considered a lottery pick?

  • Jeremy Tucker
    Jeremy Tucker Month ago

    Lavar Ball reminds me of Foghorn leghorn.

    • Flying V
      Flying V Month ago

      Jeremy Tucker just missing the I say-I say

  • Ingeniero Alberto
    Ingeniero Alberto Month ago

    LaVar is a clown that dont make god for his family, really

  • Daniel Lewis
    Daniel Lewis Month ago

    SAS looking like he was going to open neck Lavar 😂😂

  • Daniel Lewis
    Daniel Lewis Month ago

    Label gave ESPN the most views.

  • Freddy H
    Freddy H Month ago

    Didn’t espn ban lavar???

  • MR. K
    MR. K Month ago

    3.53 looked him dead in his eyes and called it.......!

  • Joshua McKeever
    Joshua McKeever Month ago

    After how Molly came at LaVar, I still have 0 respect for her & it appears Stephen A Smith had to represent him.

  • jeff lusty
    jeff lusty Month ago

    Just because a player is #1 pick doesn't mean anything. Throughout the History of the Game we have all seen #1 picks flop right out of the league. People put too much on #1 picks.

  • Agent 21
    Agent 21 Month ago +2

    Is this the switch gears interview?

  • Michelle Williams
    Michelle Williams Month ago

    dude is a clown as a father and a man

  • Jack Vaj
    Jack Vaj Month ago

    The ball brothers sucks..theyll b good in China tho..and like drake said, he the only black father that stuck around too much 🤣

  • Mikeman Jordan
    Mikeman Jordan Month ago

    dont believe it stop lying lavar,how can you break anything down to your son and make him understand when you dont understand anything. lavar is a joke and so is first take to keep bringing this circus clown back