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The Los Angeles Lakers have reportedly talked to level guard Lonzo Ball and ahead Kyle Kuzma relating to their social media habits in gentle of a latest back-and-forth that ended with Ball producing a diss observe geared toward his teammate titled “Kylie Kuzma.”
According to a Wednesday report from ESPN.com’s Ramona Shelburne and Ohm Youngmisuk, the Lakers spoke to Ball and Kuzma “about firming down their social media roasting of one another” as a result of they “had grown involved in regards to the more and more private nature of a few of the latest roasting.”
Citing sources, Shelburne and Youngmisuk reported “there aren’t any lingering points and that each gamers agreed to tone down the joking insults on social media.”
In “Kylie Kuzma,” Ball took a very pointed shot at Kuzma when he referenced his father and rapped, “Don’t know who your daddy is, properly your ass is getting sonned.”
In May, Kuzma ripped on Ball in his “Player Hater of the Year” video for Bleacher Report’s Sauce Awards:
News of the Lakers’ intervention with their two younger cornerstones comes weeks earlier than they’re anticipated to court docket LeBron James in free company as they attempt to snap a five-year postseason drought.
Updated odds have the Lakers listed as -110 (guess $110 to win $100) favorites to signal James as soon as free company begins July 1, in line with Odds Shark.