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LaVar Ball Takes Huge Shot At Anthony Davis, Luke Walton

Lonzo Ball

With his son Lonzo at the top of every Lakers trade rumor, it was only a matter of time until LaVar made some noise.

In an appearance on the Doug & Wolf radio show, the frustrated parent vented about his unhappiness with the Lakers, taking shots at everyone in the process. He started with Luke Walton, saying the coach was the "worst Lonzo has ever had."

"Luke Walton was the worst coach he ever had. It was Magic [Johnson] who said he was going to be the dang face of the franchise. But Magic ain't doing no coaching. And the only person to kill Lonzo is the coach pulling him out and not having no confidence in him. Everyone who's had confidence in Lonzo just let him go and let him win. That's what he does. He wins. Luke Walton turned him into a loser. A loser's mentality is like, 'Oh, he's young, he'll get it.' Instead of just letting him go out there and do what he does."

He calls out the other players of their young core, saying Lonzo made them all.

"The Lakers gave my boy that losing attitude," LaVar continued.

He continued: "I tell you what: Lonzo makes everybody better. That's what he's always did all his life. You don't even hear of [Kyle] Kuzma if Lonzo don't make him in the Las Vegas Summer League. You see every time Kuzma plays by himself? [Josh] Hart, [Brandon] Ingram by himself? They don't get nothing. They look raggedy."

And, finally, he called out Anthony Davis... a guy who the Lakers have been trying to target for years.

"AD is good!" Ball said. "But he's not a winner. How many playoff games has he won? He's been in the league a long time, there's a difference between players and winners."

Lonzo's future with the Lakers has never been more in doubt, and LaVar certainly didn't help his son's chances of staying by calling out the entire organization like that. But maybe that's the plan?

With the Lakers going after all of these big names, Lonzo has fallen out of the spotlight recently, only reappearing as a trade piece for other teams. LaVar's dream is for his sons to hold a spotlight of their own, a dream that is looking very doubtful in this current Lakers' roster.