JORDAN VS. LAVAR BALL
Michael Jordan famously eviscerated all of his old opponents during his Hall of Fame speech a few years back. Not surprisingly, the ultracompetitive Jordan torched everyone’s least favorite dad, LaVar Ball, this week after Ball said that he could beat Jordan in a game of one-on-one.
“Maybe if I was one-legged,” Jordan said at his basketball camp. “You got to understand the source. I think he played college, maybe? He averaged 2.2 points a game. Really?”
Ball said this to USA Today about Jordan back in March:
“I would just back [Jordan] in and lift him off the ground and call a foul every time he fouls me when I do a jump hook to the right or He’s not fast enough. And he can only make so many shots outside before I make every bucket under the rim.” left,” Ball said. “He cannot stop me one-onone. He better make every shot ‘cause he can’t go around me.