TEAM: Charlotte Hornets

POSITION: Point Guard


DATE OF BIRTH: August 22, 2001

LaMelo Ball is the number 3 NBA Draft pick to the Charlotte Hornets, and brother of Lonzo and LiAngelo Ball. LaMelo chose a non-traditional path coming out of high school, choosing to play professionally overseas rather than joining an NCAA college program. Ball suited up for BC Prienei in Lithuania in 2019, and the Illawarra Hawks of the National Basketball League (NBL) for the 2019-20 season, where he won NBL rookie of the year after averaging 17 points, 7.4 rebounds, and 6.8 assists over 12 games.