Referees at Adidas' AAU basketball tournament in Las Vegas this week have been implored by the shoe company to let LaVar Ball's sideline antics slide, because of the blustering patriarch's drawing power and also because the brand may be interested in signing his son, Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball, to an endorsement deal, ESPN.com reports. But just giving techs and calling fouls, that's no way to do it. Just days later, the Big Ballers faced off against SC Supreme in what was likely one of the most-watched games in AAU history thanks to top prospects LaMelo Ball and Zion Williamson battling head-to-head. Instead, the official was replaced, and the game went on. "And now she's trying to make a name for herself, so she's walking around like, 'You know I'm the only woman in here.' Yeah we get it", he said. If you're gonna be qualified you better be in shape and you better know the game. And she's bad on both of them. After the refs had called the game, LaVar was back to one of his catchphrases that had landed him in problematic hot water in the past.
"I don't care if you're a woman or a man or whatever just be good at what you do". "However, due to strong messaging (from Adidas) to extend those guidelines in an effort to keep (LaVar Ball) in the gym, the officiating crew felt uncomfortable enforcing the technical foul rule for actions that clearly warranted (action)".
In short, Ball essentially forced out a referee who (rightfully) punished him for mouthing off. "She needs to stay in her lane". [Ref] the little kids first and then come up.
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