President Donald Trump made a lot of effort to get LaVar Ball’s son and two other UCLA basketball players back to the U.S. after they were reportedly being imprisoned in China under suspicion of shoplifting.
LaVar Ball doesn't need anyone's help. Even if it's the President. pic.twitter.com/Ej7TQgoPu4
— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) November 18, 2017
If you fail to hear, Trump said that he used the opportunity of his recent visit to Beiling to discuss with Chinese
president Xi Jinping about the UCLA players who were being taken into prison, which were released afterwards.
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) November 18, 2017
LaVar Ball, who is known by his attention seeking behavior, said that Trump didn’t help get LiAngelo released from shoplifting, and this response may give him a little bit of it. What’s matters now is how much it will take Trump to respond.