RIP to Don Rickles. For those of you unfamiliar to the comic, who was the king of the inappropriate one liners, he was an incredibly funny man. His humor was not for the faint of politically correct hearts. Misogyny and racism could be expected at every turn, but people did not take it too seriously…because it was jokes.
That’s where I am at with Lavar Ball these days. I do not know what is in the man’s heart. I am not even sure the extent he believes many of the outrageous statements he makes (AKA BS). At this point I take it all as jokes. Some of it is funny. Some of it less so. His latest and greatest is that UCLA lost in the NCAA because they had 3 White starters. Mind you Lamar’s wife and mother of his three children, is White, but yeah he said it. Before any of you give any credibility to his statement, Duke’s 2010 National Championship team had 3 White starters. There are other examples, but let’s just accept on it’s face that the the “cannot” part of his statement with regards to the college game is inherently false. READ MORE