The Detroit Pistons could make a move for LaMelo Ball
The Detroit Pistons are one of the NBA franchices being linked with a move for LaMelo Ball, ESPN are reporting today. We are going to take a look at these news while we are in a process of preparing some free sports picks for you.
The NBA draft is just two weeks away, so the different teams are now preparing to make some adjustments and improvement to their rosters. The Pistons currently have the №7 overall pick and LaMelo Ball is one of the players who got their attention.
Detroit Pistons’ new general manager Troy Weaver already confirmed he wants to schedule an interview with LaMelo Ball ahead of the 2020 draft. During the pandemic the talented youngster was training in Michigan while it’s a curious detail that his agent Jermaine Jackson Sr. is born in Detroit and used to play for the Pistons. According to Weaver, LaMelo Ball could be ready to accept an offer from the Pistons having already heard some nice things about the city and the organization.
LaMelo Ball is just 19-years old and he’s regarded as one of the best prospects in the NBA for the future. The California native was chosen as a NBL rookie of the year and he’s JBA champion in 2018. Last season he was playing for the Illawara Hawks in Australia and he didn’t left unnoticed because of his talents.
Most likely the new NBA season will start just few days before Christmas. The usual schedule was affected by the coronavirus, so teams will not have the usually long time for a pre-season. This is creating some trouble, but they don’t have any choice at the moment – they must adapt and do whatever is needed. This is not ordinary times and the NBA is not an exception.