Age: 51 Height: 6-6 Weight: 190 lbs School: UCLA
Kawhi Leonard scored 28 points, Paul George added 27 and the Los Angeles Clippers defeated the short-handed New Orleans Pelicans 111-106 on Wednesday night. The Pelicans were missing starters Zion Williamson, Lonzo Ball and Eric Bledsoe. New Orleans coach Stan Van Gundy said Williamson was ruled out because of inconclusive test results.
The New Orleans Pelicans have some concerns at the guard position, with Lonzo Ball nursing a knee injury and Eric Bledsoe bothered by eye irritation.
LaMelo Ball speaks after the Charlotte Hornets defeat Lonzo Ball and the New Orleans Pelicans.
In the Hornets' win against big brother Lonzo Ball and the Pelicans, LaMelo Ball posted 12 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists -- nearly becoming the youngest player in NBA history to record a triple-double.
As Lonzo Ball and LaMelo Ball get ready to square off for the first time as pros Friday night, let's throw a little love to the man who helped get them there.