Gelo Ball is a professional basketball player. He plays in the National Basketball Association‘s official minor league. The league is called the NBA G League.
Furthermore, he has also played for other prominent teams. Some of them are BC Prienai and Los Angeles Ballers. Besides that, Gelo is well known as the son of a businessman and former football player LaVar Christopher Ball.
The father is often criticized for his controversial comments and statements. He used to play for popular NFL teams. Some of them are New York Jets and Carolina Panthers.
LiAngelo is also the brother of NBA players Lonzo and LaMelo Ball. Lonzo used to play for the Los Angeles Lakers. However, he currently plays for New Orleans Pelicans.
The Pelican point guard was drafted in the first round of the 2017 NBA Draft. Correspondingly, LaMelo plays for the NBA team Charlotte Hornets.
The youngest Ball was drafted in the first round of the 2020 NBA Draft. The brothers were exposed to basketball by their father.
Hence, Gelo was a big fan of basketball since he was a kid. Moreover, he started playing when he was in kindergarten. He wasn’t afraid of challenges and used to play with kids twice or thrice his size.
Before getting into details about the basketballer’s life, here are some quick details about him.
|Full Name||LiAngelo Robert Ball|
|Birth Date||November 24, 1998|
|Birth Place||Anaheim, California, United States|
|Education||Chino Hills High School|
|Father’s Name||LaVar Christopher Ball|
|Mother’s Name||Tina Slatinsky|
|Siblings||Two; Lonzo And LaMelo Ball|
|Age||23 Years Old|
|Height||6 feet 5 inches|
|Weight||215 lb (98 kg)|
|Shoe size||12.5 (US)|
|Profession||NBA G League Player|
|Current Team||Oklahoma City Blue|
|Position||Guard/ Small Forward/ Centre|
|Jersey Number||#34 Detroit Pistons|
#3 Los Angeles Ballers
#3 BC Prienai
|Active Years||2018 – Present|
|Ex-Girlfriend||Isabella “Izzy” Morris|
|Social Media||Instagram, Twitter|
|Last Update||July, 2022|