LaVar Ball Guarantees Two Lakers Championships With LeBron James

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Lonzo Ball was thought to be the team's point guard of the present and future, but the Lakers reportedly told Rondo the best point guard will earn the starting job because they want to win now.

Ball told TMZ Sports he's not anxious about the defending champion Warriors getting even stronger with the addition of free agent center DeMarcus "Boogie" Cousins. He goes on to predict some "championships for the Lakers", claiming that LeBron's four year window gives them room to go four in a row.

The Lakers will be Rondo's fifth team in the last five seasons after spending the first eight-plus seasons with the Boston Celtics, which included a title in 2008 and being a four-time All-Star from 2010-13. James did return in 2014 and led the Cavs to the 2016 NBA title, ending a 52-year sports championship drought for Cleveland, before departing for the Lakers in the wake of four consecutive NBA Finals appearances for Cleveland. In any event, his ability to play well alongside James may not matter if Ball gets traded, a possibility as the Lakers assemble a suitable supporting cast for their newest franchise icon.

GettyThe Lakers will pair LeBron James with Lonzo Ball.

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LaVar, who has long spoken of how talented his sons are, is excited about the prospect of Lonzo and James playing together and believes not even the Warriors would be able to stop them.

The elder Ball has had plenty to say about his son's career with the Lakers.

SpringHill's presence has already been felt on TV screens with the Mike O'Malley-created comedy "Survivor's Remorse", which was canceled a year ago after four seasons on Starz. While he finished with a decent 10.2 points, 7.0 rebounds and 7.3 assists per game, he struggled with injury a lot while also going through bad patches of form. But regardless of what happens, James made his commitment clear and that allows the Lakers front office to be patient in putting the right team around him.

Not only are they unusual moves because, well, they aren't exactly great players, but they also don't fit too well with LeBron's style of play.

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