Lonzo Ball must have gotten his basketball genes from his mother. Famous dad LaVar Ball has been telling anyone who’ll listen that he would beat Michael Jordan in a game of 1-on-1. Men lie, women lie, ball don’t — well, now that we have video of LaVar playing, we can safely say that this Ball did lie.
Sunday’s Elite Eight matchup between North Carolina and Kentucky was awesome for 39 minutes and 50 seconds. It was even better for the final 10 seconds. Kentucky’s Malik Monk hit a ridiculous, contested 3-pointer to tie the game with 10 seconds on the
It should have been the Clippers’ Sunday. Scheduled for its familiar Sunday matinee against a lowly opponent from Sacramento that was incentivized to lose, the Clippers could have downed the lottery-bound Kings on their way toward a virtually even mark with the fightin’ Utah Jazz, and easy-elbowed their way into further room in the Western playoff bracket ahead of the exhausted Oklahoma City Thunder. Instead, the Clippers let it slip away.