In advance of his upcoming matchup against Lonzo Ball, LeBron James spoke highly of the Lakers rookie.
In an interview with ESPN’s Dave McMenamin, LeBron praised Ball’s humility and game.
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— Dave McMenamin (@mcten) December 13, 2017
“I love his humility. He goes out, every time someone asks him a question, he says, ‘This is not about me, man. I just want to win. I don’t care about what I did.’
“I seen he had a triple-double one game and they lost. He was like, ‘I don’t care. We lost.’ […]
“Can he play ball? Absolutely. The kid can play ball.
“Do guys want to play with him? Absolutely, because it’s a guy who is not about him. It’s about the success of the team.”
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