Did Michael Jordan make the right choice by drafting LaMelo Ball to the Hornets? | First Take

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Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Jay Williams weigh in on whether Michael Jordan and the Charlotte Hornets made the right choice by drafting LaMelo Ball with the No. 3 overall pick in the 2020 NBA Draft.
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Bryce Lewis
Bryce Lewis پیش 39 دقیقه
Did max say Lamelo “shot broke” 💀🤦🏽‍♂️
allen beauchamp
allen beauchamp پیش 45 دقیقه
Can we fire this white guy, he literally knows nothing about sports😂😂😂
Cobaltium پیش 49 دقیقه
LOL this caster crying about how bad lamelo is, and then trash-talking about how lamelo won't make it to NBA and stuff but here he is not and he still doesn't want to admit defeat. Just look at how he wants to cry already.
Chase Money
Chase Money پیش 57 دقیقه
" i will switch gears with you whenever you want Molly"....Lavar Ball🤣😂🤣
Lil Durk
Lil Durk پیش 7 دقیقه
Hubeef پیش ساعت
Lamelo simply is not the Athlete Toppin or the others. He cant jump and will have trouble adjusting. Lemelo will be launching long threes. Thts it
AP 0529
AP 0529 پیش ساعت
If anyone else is going to take on the ego, it is MJ. Best choice for Melo tbh.
Scott Rose
Scott Rose پیش ساعت
Just another bust like the whole family. SMH!!
C Me
C Me پیش 2 ساعت
edgar olguin
edgar olguin پیش 2 ساعت
Lamelo ball is a bust
seneca stevens
seneca stevens پیش 2 ساعت
To make a long story short Magic was duped and now MJ has....smh
Richard Samuel McGravy
Richard Samuel McGravy پیش 2 ساعت
Why is Jay Williams masquerading as some sort of expert on anything?
Isaah Wilder
Isaah Wilder پیش 3 ساعت
Is lamelo ball just a taller rondo that can't play defense?
561 Jio
561 Jio پیش 3 ساعت
Rumpy Pumpy
Rumpy Pumpy پیش 3 ساعت
Stephen A Smith is racist.
Qq Plays!
Qq Plays! پیش 3 ساعت
Building teams isn't even LBJ's job yet but he's already doing better than jordan. 😂
RandomName پیش 27 دقیقه
Imagine thinking it's not easy to build a team when you play for the biggest market in basketball, is it LBJ or is it LA i wonder? if LBJ was still in Cleveland would he build anything good? NO.😂😂😂😂
gino goge
gino goge پیش 3 ساعت
Warriors drafted Flight, cameras just weren’t on
mike shawn
mike shawn پیش 4 ساعت
Ggg unit. Melo is the modern mj. Bring lonzo to hornet. The splash brother unstoppable. Lonzo + melo + doesn’t matter who else on the team= 10 championships. Ggggg unit
Camjam Dominikko
Camjam Dominikko پیش 4 ساعت
Your the best
Camjam Dominikko
Camjam Dominikko پیش 4 ساعت
My nephew
Me !
Me ! پیش 4 ساعت
LaMelo will be another Michael Oliwokandi. 🏀😔
Camjam Dominikko
Camjam Dominikko پیش 4 ساعت
Don’t duck Hoth my girl
Tommy Machinga
Tommy Machinga پیش 5 ساعت
MJ trolling Ball🤣🤣🤣
Paul Kovac
Paul Kovac پیش 5 ساعت
Max kellerman your thrash!!
Jazzmine & John Anderson
Jazzmine & John Anderson پیش 6 ساعت
he pick the right choice,because we could see lavar vs MJ someday 😂😂😂
Gday Osandu
Gday Osandu پیش 8 ساعت
Molly an opp for getting Lavar banned
Melone پیش 8 ساعت
ManiacJake پیش 8 ساعت
It’s crazy...max kellerman has no idea what he’s talking about
Vision Bored
Vision Bored پیش 8 ساعت
Screw it let’s go melo! 😆 I’m tryna see something 👀 👀
Luis Falcone
Luis Falcone پیش 8 ساعت
LaMelo Ball will end up like Mateen Cleaves.
Richard Chan
Richard Chan پیش 9 ساعت
Why does max always bring up the past?
Clayton Catlin
Clayton Catlin پیش 9 ساعت
There’s always that one white guy with a jaded view on athletes. Just let the young man play ball, you don’t need to trash him before he has even played one game in the NBA.
prodigy2591 پیش 9 ساعت
I want to see him flop.
Gui Paludeti
Gui Paludeti پیش 10 ساعت
Melo is box office now...lmaoooooo
Don Foley
Don Foley پیش 10 ساعت
Max stick to Boxing. You look flat out silly talking about sports you have no clue speaking on... 🎤
Metro Vip
Metro Vip پیش 10 ساعت
Does anyone care about the NBA take it to China
Tatus Maximus
Tatus Maximus پیش 10 ساعت
Did ESPN make the right choice hiring Stephen A Smith?
MiLK SOP پیش 11 ساعت
Short answer: Nope
John John
John John پیش 11 ساعت
"When Lavar said he could beat me 1v1, I took it personal. I said 'ok, fine. You think youre the best? Ima show you why youre not.' So I drafted his son. Nowhere to run now. Ill take out the entire family, 1 by 1 if I have to." - Jordan on drafting LaMelo Ball
WhosThatGuy پیش 12 ساعت
Poor Kwame Brown....
Matt H
Matt H پیش 13 ساعت
Wasn't Jordan taken 3rd?
Kingace305 پیش 13 ساعت
Did max say LaMelo is a better passer than lonzo?
Eddie Smith
Eddie Smith پیش 13 ساعت
This show could be so much better if they got rid of max already, hes aweful
John Kim
John Kim پیش 13 ساعت
mj picked lamelo because it reminded him of kobe and himself. the ball hog super ego masterful at 1v1.
Laker Nation
Laker Nation پیش 13 ساعت
Jay Williams such a great unbiased guy to me
Privacy Matters
Privacy Matters پیش 13 ساعت
Lamelo's biggest downfall and "may" be what keeps him from ever becoming a superstar is his horrible "shot selection".
Elijah Moore
Elijah Moore پیش 13 ساعت
Well he is tall, sometimes he hits 3s, he passes well, his defense sucks, but hey it will bring in money for a little while to see if he's developed as he's aged. I think he's the same just taller.
Dzeko Laguna
Dzeko Laguna پیش 13 ساعت
Man you cant hate Lavar Ball😂😂😂😂😂😂
FirstMongoose پیش 14 ساعت
Screw box office. Look at Lonzo. He was supposed to be “box office”. If you can play, that speaks for itself. Not saying he can’t play. But if you the man, everything else WILL come. Don’t worry so much about making bank, because if he don’t deliver....it’s another Lonzo situation. I don’t know who would have been best pick for Charlotte, but it should be one that would advance the team and not one that would draw a crowd(box office).
Vampyr Behemoth
Vampyr Behemoth پیش 14 ساعت
I just wanna see Lavar and MJ go at it like the morons on Jerry Springer 🤣🤣🤣. Lavar please troll MJ 😭😂.
speedwack پیش 14 ساعت
What did Lamelo pay for Barry Bonds' crucifix earring?
Ez P
Ez P پیش 14 ساعت
Melo was the best available player at 3... of course it was the right choice. Rozier to the bench.
Runke Marius
Runke Marius پیش 14 ساعت
Im all happy abt lamelo and all... but this woman should be fired...i just hate to see her talking...
UZZ پیش 15 ساعت
Melo ☔️☔️☔️
Engineering Matrix
Engineering Matrix پیش 15 ساعت
who else skip when Matt start to talk.....
patrick y
patrick y پیش 15 ساعت
I want to know what Charles Barkley think of this pick and the Gordon Hayward signing.
CashMoney Presedent
CashMoney Presedent پیش 15 ساعت
Ambidextrous... ambidextrous Bru stfu lmao
Ryan Frey
Ryan Frey پیش 15 ساعت
Someone from ESPN please get rid of jay will
misolou fout
misolou fout پیش 15 ساعت
I live in Charlotte they be sellin tickets for like 5 dollars even on nights they playin a superstar.. we need this, go Hornets
conveniencekills پیش 16 ساعت
Dope point magic and Jordan both drafted the ball brothers.
Americas Finest
Americas Finest پیش 16 ساعت
Lol Max Kellerman is a fool. Lamello will be a bust in the NBA! He’s not ready.
Americas Finest
Americas Finest پیش 16 ساعت
This is a terrible picture of Lamello Ball. Is he wearing lipstick?!
misolou fout
misolou fout پیش 15 ساعت
Fake pic of Melo !
Gerald K
Gerald K پیش 16 ساعت
I think a lot of these Ball kids are more hype then anything, if they dad didn't have such a big mouth to promote them I don't believe they would get notice for their talent on a NBA level
Carlton Vincent
Carlton Vincent پیش 16 ساعت
Lamelo ball is not a Simmons like on the Philadelphia 76ers. He's not a player that's going to change the team but only to join the team.
niko sosa
niko sosa پیش 16 ساعت
Who else was Jordan supposed to take? That was a no brainer.
J J Ramzy
J J Ramzy پیش 17 ساعت
Biggest Mistake Ever! Dealing with a Mental Dad,.
1SuperD1 پیش 17 ساعت
I’m pretty sure Michael Jordan did not pick all these players himself. An owner has a say so but does not actually pick. Also, Lamelo is going to get blasted by the critics just because he’s famous. If he was unknown people would be praising the hornets right now. That being said idk if he’ll be a good player or not.
vR StarzZ
vR StarzZ پیش 17 ساعت
"youTUBE and StUfF"
JonCorey Smith
JonCorey Smith پیش 17 ساعت
CHA has a great draft pick in 2020 NBA draft. Can't hardly wait for training camp
utsey trevor
utsey trevor پیش 17 ساعت
For got that NC had a Basketball team🤔😳😂
hot head
hot head پیش 18 ساعت
ngl i think jordan and lavar fina get along 💀
mrbigglesworth پیش 18 ساعت
Glock Woods
Glock Woods پیش 18 ساعت
He did ... he fucked up giving Gordon Hayward.. nehmind
Kevin Burns
Kevin Burns پیش 18 ساعت
Nobody gone talk about how Stephen cut off Max tho? He getting too comfortable lol that was fucked up for some tea
Don Jenkins
Don Jenkins پیش 18 ساعت
Nobody plays defense in the Nba, we all know that!!!
Jayyrealfunny پیش 18 ساعت
Jordan only drafted Melo so Lavar could get that work lolll
Jaja Bekele
Jaja Bekele پیش 18 ساعت
Fake pic of Melo !
Nermin Bajric
Nermin Bajric پیش 18 ساعت
He should of not ben top 10 flop
shaun avalon
shaun avalon پیش 18 ساعت
The best in draft you stupid
Daniel G
Daniel G پیش 19 ساعت
Man one got drafted by Magic and the other by Jordan, thats some epic sh..
Edub Jackson
Edub Jackson پیش 19 ساعت
He did good on this pick he has no other choice
Austin B
Austin B پیش 19 ساعت
Is forgiveness a nonexistent concept anymore? Whoever made that decision is a terrible creator. Trying to pull peoples past against them. Michael was a great ball player and I loved watching him play. He had a way of bringing out perfection in people at just the right moment. I liked him for reasons beyond the basketball court though as well. He had values about family and respect that were the same as my own.
Michael Patrick Miskulin
Michael Patrick Miskulin پیش 19 ساعت
Who cares. The NBA and espn are dying. More layoffs to come.
Jose L. Echevarria
Jose L. Echevarria پیش 20 ساعت
Jordan really needs a real GM, because he's definitively a bad owner and GM.
TheWiseGuy پیش 20 ساعت
ONLY reason why Jordan drafted Melo is because he’s BOX OFFICE $. He will sell jerseys and NOW people will want to watch the hornets .
Jeremy Payne
Jeremy Payne پیش 20 ساعت
just so we're clear luka doncic Lebron James Ben simmons and Trae young are all better passers than Lonzo Ball
TheWiseGuy پیش 20 ساعت
Melo is OVERHYPED. He’s not going to be a star. No defense, bad shooter... He’s going to be a BUST like Lonzo Ball
TheWiseGuy پیش 20 ساعت
The ONLY reason why Michael Jordan drafted Melo to his team was because he will SELL. He’s a marketing player, his jerseys will sell and the VIEWS and publicity the hornets will get now ...
StayFocus916 OOB
StayFocus916 OOB پیش 20 ساعت
Next curry....ballup....
Zander Quiring
Zander Quiring پیش 20 ساعت
BASED ON HIS TRACK RECORD? Yeah so davante grahm and pj washington are bad picks yeah yeah
Jacson C
Jacson C پیش 20 ساعت
word, english breakfast tea has 150% the caffeine of a cup of coffee and none of the tummy trouble
Chris پیش 20 ساعت
The simple answer to the title is Yes he did
Mr. Berry
Mr. Berry پیش 20 ساعت
With Hayward, Lamelo can turn into the next Jason Kidd. Just like Kidd, his jumper isn't there early in his career. However, it can improve to be decent. Until then, go for lay ups or pass it others.
Ed 1
Ed 1 پیش 21 ساعت
So they didn’t give it to max lol 😂
Liberia Spencer
Liberia Spencer پیش 21 ساعت
I wouldn't be surprise at some point Michael Jordan will sign the other Ball brother that's currently in the G League.
Never Give Up
Never Give Up پیش 21 ساعت
*yoo sounds like someone is sucking a d*ck & drinking some piña colada in the background. Stop making weird noises Stephen a.*
Big Jay
Big Jay پیش 21 ساعت
Sadly Jordan only owns a team so he can rub it in Magic, Bird and Barkley's faces! He sucks so bad as an owner that they can't even give Hornet tickets away! 😫😡🤬
Storm Cloud
Storm Cloud پیش 21 ساعت
And we got Gordon Hayward. We got LaMelo, Hayward, Graham, Bridges, and Washington. We are going to be exciting af to watch!!
Cream Terrell
Cream Terrell پیش 21 ساعت
Ant is going to be a stud. Wiseman is going to be a stud. And Melo might still be the best player in the draft. I think this draft will be remembered as one of the great classes of all time. We’re looking at 15-20 legitimate nba players and about 4-5 of them will be stars.
Laniel Tribble
Laniel Tribble پیش 21 ساعت
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