Report: LiAngelo Ball signing with Thunder’s G League team

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Nov 15, 2017; Los Angeles, CA, USA; UCLA Bruins guard LiAngelo Ball speaks at a press conference regarding the arrest of Ball and freshman teammates Jalen Hill and Cody Riley (both not pictured) in China for shoplifting. Ball is the son of LaVar Ball and Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball (both not pictured). Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

LiAngelo Ball will reportedly sign with the Oklahoma City Thunder’s G League team, the Oklahoma City Blue, via waiver claim, per Shams Charania of The Athletic.

Ball, 21, is the brother of New Orleans Pelicans star Lonzo Ball and projected top-3 pick in the coming 2020 NBA Draft, LaMelo Ball.

The middle Ball son is best known for his role in a shoplifting arrest in China as a member of the UCLA Bruins in 2017. He has since played pro basketball with Prienai of the Lithuanian Basketball League, the Los Angeles Ballers of the Junior Basketball Association, and most recently as a practice squad player for the Blue, the team he’s signing with now.