Who is Lonzo Ball?

Lonzo Ball is an American professional basketball player of the NBA (National Basketball Association), for the New Orleans Pelicans. He was born on October 27, 1997, in Anaheim, California. Lonzo was born to LaVar Ball and Tina Ball, with the birth sign Scorpio. Also, he grew up with his siblings, LaMelo Ball and LiAngelo Ball. He holds an American nationality. Besides, with a height of 6 feet 6 inches, he has been able to maintain his body fit.

Quick Info
Celebrated NameLonzo Ball
ProfessionBasketball Player
Birth DateOctober 27, 1997
Birth PlaceAnaheim, California
Star SignScropio
ParentsFather: LaVar Ball
Mother: Tina Ball
Height6 feet 6 inches
RelationshipDenise Garcia (broke-up)
Net Worth$10 million

Lonzo Ball

Early Career

Lonzo started playing basketball at the age of two. He played basketball with his brothers, who are also basketball players. He attended Chino Hills High School. Later, in 2015, he went to the University of California. During his University, he played for the UCLA Bruins.

During his junior year in 2014-15, he had the average record of 25 points, 9.1 assists, 11 rebounds, and 5 blocks. Likewise, in his senior year, he led his team “Huskies” to win. In 2016, he joined “UCLA”, and scored 19 points, 11 assists, and 8 rebounds. Moreover, he led the team to win the championship. In addition, he received MVP of the “Wooden Legacy”. In the grand win against “Washington Huskies”, he scored 22 points, along with 6 rebounds and 5 assists. By the end of the season 2016-17, he scored an average of 14.6 points, along with 7.6 assists, and 6 rebounds.

The Career of Lonzo Ball

Lonzo Ball

On June 22, for the 2017 NBA Draft, Los Angeles Lakers selected Lonzo. His performance went beyond the expectation in the “2017 NBA Summer League Tournament”. His averaged the score of 16.3 points, 9.3 assists, 7.7 rebounds, 1.0 blocks, and 2.5 steals, along with 2 triple-doubles. Meanwhile, on October 20, 2017, he scored his career-high with overall 29 points. Furthermore, he became the youngest player to get the 10 assists in a single game. Also, he was the youngest player to achieve a triple-double feat.

Sadly,  for a long time, he had to be away from the game due to the sprained shoulder. Also, he missed the “Rising Star Challenge”. Later, on February 23, 2018, he scored 9 points, along with 7 rebounds, and 6 assists, playing against Dallas Mavericks.

Other Career

Besides his career in basketball, Lonz is also a rapper. In September 2017, he released his first rap single, “Melo Ball 1”. Furthermore, in 2018, he released his first album “Born 2 Ball”. Besides, in August 2017, he also was seen in a Facebook Watch reality show “Ball in the Family”. Subsequently, he also appeared in many TV shows, like “Fuller House” in 2016, and “Droppin’ Cash: LA” in 2018.

Lonzo Ball

Personal Life

Lonzo was in a relationship with a soccer player, Denise Garcia. Denise is a player from the Women’s Division I, and plays professionally for the “Riverside”, “Seattle University”, and “University of California“. The couple had been together since high school days. Also, they have a daughter together. However, they separated in 2018.

Net Worth

Along with earning massive popularity, Lonzo has also gained a handsome amount of money. His net worth is estimated to be about $10 million.