LaVar Ball's Reaction to LaMelo Ball Signing With Puma Was Not Very Fatherly

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If you've ever seen HBO's Succession, you know it is a program about a powerful man who built a giant company and his three children and the rest of his inner circle are all fighting to be in position to take control of it once he retires and/or dies.

Big Baller Brand is kind of the opposite of that.

Lonzo Ball began his NBA career wearing his infamous $495 BBB signature sneakers, before basically just deciding to wear Kobe sneakers. His little brother LaMelo Ball, a possible top pick in the 2020 NBA Draft, recently signed with Puma. Father and company founder LaVar Ball was shown reacting to this news on a recent episode of Ball in the Family. (Via LonzoWire]

First of all, that's just good television. Second, damn. I guess this does kind of sound like Logan Roy.

"You know what? F--k you, I'mma do it my own way."

The part where all his sons are happy to go elsewhere, less so.