Lonzo Ball: Bust or Baller?

Discussion in 'Sports Bar' started by Bay Area, Oct 12, 2017.

  1. Mga223

    Mga223 Steel Belt

    Joined:
    May 8, 2010
    Messages:
    25,438
    Likes Received:
    22,560
    Damn broke lebron record.

    Has got potential but he is a worry how some days he just don't want to play.
     
    MCS likes this.
  2. Cold187um

    Cold187um Yellow Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 21, 2015
    Messages:
    183
    Likes Received:
    152
    So he’s averaging a triple double against Eric Bledsoe, rest of the league not so much. Not sure if this speaks more about Lonzo or Bledsoe lol
     
  3. Bay Area

    Bay Area Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2011
    Messages:
    11,700
    Likes Received:
    1,975
    Location:
    Concrete Jungle
    Lonzo will be good... if he can keep up the playmaking and aggression...which I think he will. Unless he simply doesn't give a shit, which would be strange. I think it's safe to assume he will. Aside from that, you have his shooting to worry about, but his shot is going to eventually start falling more frequently once he gets comfortable...which I think he is starting to. Look for him to contune to put up good numbers.
     
    BoxingFan653 likes this.
  4. Bay Area

    Bay Area Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2011
    Messages:
    11,700
    Likes Received:
    1,975
    Location:
    Concrete Jungle
    Yeah that is odd. I mean why would you not want to bring it every night? Maybe he needs a performance coach, sports psychologist or something
     
  5. Ceez

    Ceez The Catalyst

    Joined:
    Sep 29, 2011
    Messages:
    20,684
    Likes Received:
    34,820
    Location:
    OT livin
    Gonna be an above average guard but won't ever be a superstar
     
  6. Shattered Dream

    Shattered Dream Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2011
    Messages:
    10,947
    Likes Received:
    6,769
    He has touch you cant teach so he'll be fine. It took Steph 3 months to change his shot, so i can see Lonzo doing the same.
     
  7. lifelessheap

    lifelessheap Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2009
    Messages:
    11,483
    Likes Received:
    11,199
    Lonzo's shot should have been corrected years, and years ago.

    Hell, I broke my right wrist and learned to shoot left handed. I just worked on my form and focused on a fundamental shot. Within weeks I was shooting 75% from the free throw line with my left hand.

    Lonzo should be able to fix it.
     
  8. Bay Area

    Bay Area Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2011
    Messages:
    11,700
    Likes Received:
    1,975
    Location:
    Concrete Jungle

    Pics or it didn't happen
     
  9. BoxingFan653

    BoxingFan653 Did you just grab my ass?

    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2014
    Messages:
    2,391
    Likes Received:
    3,926
    This guy is garbage offensively. Huge Laker fan here but this last 4-5 years has been a nightmare
     
  10. Bargey

    Bargey Red Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2008
    Messages:
    8,900
    Likes Received:
    1,715
    Magic already knows he won’t last 2 years. That’s why he’s consistently talking him up, trying to inflate his trade value.

    Timeline:
    2 years: Lonzo out of LA
    4 years: Lonzo out of the league
    5 years: Lavar and BBB files for bankruptcy
    6 years: Ball family living on the streets while Liangelo and Lamelo sustain the family income by shoplifting
     
  11. bosox32

    bosox32 Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2011
    Messages:
    4,223
    Likes Received:
    2,387
    None of this happened
     
  12. lifelessheap

    lifelessheap Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2009
    Messages:
    11,483
    Likes Received:
    11,199

    Why? I literally did nothing but play basketball at that point in my life. So when I only had my left hand I did nothing put try to make it as good as my dominant hand. I was already close to ambidextrous, so it wasn't too crazy.

    If you aren't a uncoordinated retard it shouldn't be hard to hit three quarters of your free throws with decent practice.

    lol, I was a gym rat and remember the frustration of trying to hit 100 free throws in a row with my right hand. I never did it. Got close tho
     
  13. Palis

    Palis ♔ Into flexible chicks

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2012
    Messages:
    17,650
    Likes Received:
    18,236
    Location:
    ✌ @King_Palis
    Then you woke up from your wet dream.

    Fack off with ya
     
  14. jrams

    jrams Black Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 9, 2007
    Messages:
    6,123
    Likes Received:
    5,059
    Location:
    Beantown
    Basketball Marinovich?
     
  15. Cold187um

    Cold187um Yellow Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 21, 2015
    Messages:
    183
    Likes Received:
    152
    Jason Kidd?? His ceiling is Post Injury Shaun Livingston minus the midrange jumper
     
  16. INeedARemedy

    INeedARemedy GOAT

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2013
    Messages:
    15,421
    Likes Received:
    10,141
    Location:
    grapin it up with the Daredevil himself
    Gonzo The Bricklayer Ball
     
    Corona likes this.
  17. HomerThompson

    HomerThompson President of the War Room Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2005
    Messages:
    37,331
    Likes Received:
    54,795
    Location:
    Terror Lake
    Buster.
     
    Madmick likes this.
  18. bosox32

    bosox32 Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2011
    Messages:
    4,223
    Likes Received:
    2,387
    I thinking this is most likely
     
  19. Revolver

    Revolver you sound poor Staff Member Senior Moderator

    Joined:
    Feb 12, 2008
    Messages:
    33,588
    Likes Received:
    37,127
    Location:
    Awesome
    If the Lakers suck for 3 more years they'll be able to waste another pick on his youngest brother.
     
  20. Bay Area

    Bay Area Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2011
    Messages:
    11,700
    Likes Received:
    1,975
    Location:
    Concrete Jungle
    His ceiling is Eric Snow.

    Snow was solid... but I don't think Magic was expecting an Eric Snow ceiling.

    Snow couldn't shoot for shit though.
     

Share This Page