Abdul-Jabbar Speaks On "One And Done"
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar said he believes his former UCLA coach John Wooden would have disliked how the one-and-done era has changed the college basketball game. The Hall of Fame center made the remarks ahead of Tuesday's NBA's draft lottery and the team that gets the No. 1 pick will likely use it on a freshman, such as point guards Markelle Fultz or Lonzo Ball. "It's a travesty, I think," Abdul-Jabbar said. "They're just using the college system as a stepping stone to the NBA and
$2 Million In 24 Hours? Not So Fast My Friend!
For those like me who refused to believe the Big Baller Brand grossed $2 million or more in the 24 hours after Lonzo Ball's Z02 sneaker was released your suspicions could be right. Here's the lastest according to Matt Halfhill of NiceKicks.com: "Out of the 328 transactions that happened on BigBallerBrand.com in the first 24 hours that the shoes were offered for sale, we tracked that a total of just 263 pairs of sneakers had sold in both signed and unsigned versions of the ZO
Big Baller Brand Unveils ZO2 Shoes
LaVar Ball is unveiling his Big Baller Brand of shoes designed for his son Lonzo. The ZO2 line are available online for 495-dollars. The shoe features a microfiber python texture in matte black. ESPN reported last week that the major shoe companies were not interested in a deal with LaVar Ball in which they would have to license the Big Baller Brand. After criticism on social media over the cost of the shoes, Ball tweeted: Lonzo Ball played one season at UCLA and is expected