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

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2 ай мурун

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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Think Outloudd
Think Outloudd 3 күн мурун
LaMelo is the best rookie.
Keith Williams
Keith Williams 4 күн мурун
Yes
PLR 88
PLR 88 4 күн мурун
Lamello come to The Warriors 🌉
PLR 88
PLR 88 4 күн мурун
I wish Lamello played for The Warriors! If he leaves The Hornets he should come to The Bay and let Chef Curry show him the way , groom him and give him the legendary touches early. That would be DOPE!
PLR 88
PLR 88 4 күн мурун
Lamello is Jordan’s greatest draft! Sometimes it takes time to learn something new. Melo is pure gold 🏆
PLR 88
PLR 88 4 күн мурун
I’ve been watching the ball brothers from Day 1. Lamello should be a 99 in NBA 2K. He should be starting every game.
Callie Williams
Callie Williams 4 күн мурун
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UK Boxing Blogger News
UK Boxing Blogger News 8 күн мурун
Big shout out for lavar, we'll said Stephen A. The hating needs to stop
Valerie Jackson
Valerie Jackson 8 күн мурун
Melo trying to be humble don't mess with his..please
Samuel Mahmud
Samuel Mahmud 9 күн мурун
Owner Jordan made the right pick give lamelo a chance to grow/develop🏀💯
Benjamln Lewis
Benjamln Lewis 10 күн мурун
Can they keep bringing him of the bench?
jessie hewing
jessie hewing 11 күн мурун
I
Gary Andrews
Gary Andrews 11 күн мурун
"Melo Magic "
Kirk Morris
Kirk Morris 11 күн мурун
Stfu
Isaiah Majka
Isaiah Majka 11 күн мурун
I have been watching this kiddo since he was 14 and very proud of him! I just hope the NBA doesn’t change them. They all are very quiet and well manner young men. Why it threw me on Gelo but we all make mistakes and I think Gelo has paid the price and them some! I will aways love all 3 of them! Go Team Tina Ball and her husband lol 😂😜🤪 jk Mr Ball
pukafish
pukafish 11 күн мурун
Love watching this in 2021 after LaMelo pulls off a triple double. Max is way off! Hahaha.
Dtrixx X
Dtrixx X 11 күн мурун
Who else hates molly
Ryan Kuffel
Ryan Kuffel 11 күн мурун
1 month later... he’s a star
McKing ML
McKing ML 12 күн мурун
It's scary when his in the full potential and on his prime and add some Muscle man,His gonna be a Triple Dub Machine🔥Starting to broke records in just ten games off the bench unreal🔥🔥
SD Tracy Harper
SD Tracy Harper 12 күн мурун
Detroit has made a mistake that will (has) hurt them in their pocket.
Mista YG
Mista YG 12 күн мурун
lamelo just hit the first triple double and is the youngest player to ever do it.. yea MJ did well lol
angelo cacchione
angelo cacchione 12 күн мурун
10 Games in and already breaking world records at the age 19 !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Jason Ryan Whitecap
Jason Ryan Whitecap 12 күн мурун
Lamelo haters lol. Good pick Jordan.
Horace Brumfield
Horace Brumfield 12 күн мурун
THIS DUDE IS DOING TRIPLE DOUBLES OFF THE BENCH ITS SCARY.
mlb the show gets me angry sometimes teddy
mlb the show gets me angry sometimes teddy 12 күн мурун
Yes he did
Feti mazi
Feti mazi 12 күн мурун
Lamello ball is good player but he not chance to have atletic force to be lebro n as young ,but lebron is best of M . j and durant longnly best of M j . not interested have titles have when you have pipen and kuko¢ . it kleare why jordan didn't champ at washington wizards :
Leafy Peach
Leafy Peach 11 күн мурун
What?😂
McKing ML
McKing ML 12 күн мурун
Cause the year he went to Wizards he doesn't care about winning he want to help people that came on his 2 year contract he just want to play.Thats the real 🐐
BK Devil
BK Devil 12 күн мурун
at lease they still making more money then him
BK Devil
BK Devil 12 күн мурун
why he hating
Technically
Technically 12 күн мурун
ESPN and First Take haven’t done a video on Lamelo since they post their initial hate videos about his draft position and his 0 points in first game. Smh they won’t even acknowledge his success how much they hate Lavar and to be wrong.
Mario Maturin
Mario Maturin 12 күн мурун
What about now ?You see yesterday's game 1-9-2020. Youngest player in the NBA with a triple double... Only thing broken is your reporting lol...Numbers don't lie triple double! Jordan just got him an all star and future MVP. I'm calling it. Lamelo has the most passion for the game on any court in comparison to any player but most importantly is his path to the NBA and my friends thats what makes the man dangerous. Knowledge,Passion,Appreciation = He Got Game!!!!!
H Rod
H Rod 12 күн мурун
Yes yes he did
Olhead Youngbul
Olhead Youngbul 13 күн мурун
Melo out there Ballin’ literally
Jimmy Davis
Jimmy Davis 13 күн мурун
The way he's playing now, Jordan made the right decision. 👍
Syco
Syco 13 күн мурун
Yes
Mini Surf
Mini Surf 13 күн мурун
I was hoping he dropped to the Knicks😩😩😩 i would have picked him first!!!
Johnny Gringo
Johnny Gringo 13 күн мурун
Yes
Orange Chicken
Orange Chicken 13 күн мурун
Here after his triple-double 👀
Naisa
Naisa 13 күн мурун
this guy must look stupid now
Riv & Reb
Riv & Reb 13 күн мурун
Here to apologize and eat my words. Have at me Melo lovers, I bashed this kid for 3-4 years. Said he'd never make it and be a bust because of his shot. I was wrong
Alux Spanks
Alux Spanks 10 күн мурун
Nice owning up to it!
Lt Brook
Lt Brook 11 күн мурун
Kids a baller real cool kid love watching him play he's different. He is box office
J Wood
J Wood 12 күн мурун
@infinityprodinc the reason why he was seen as a bad shooter was because of shot selection, he’s taking better shots.
Kabelo Mohale
Kabelo Mohale 12 күн мурун
Lmao should really stop hating especially the media
infinityprodinc
infinityprodinc 13 күн мурун
I didn't expect him to be this good at shooting. His passing skills were always legit.
Vince Neil
Vince Neil 13 күн мурун
mj IS THE BEST ATHLETE OF SPORTS -- f LEBRON AND LEBRONS WHOLE FAMILY THAT CHEATS AND TAKES STEROIDS JUST ASK LEBOSCH JAMES
Lyn&Lloyd Vlogs
Lyn&Lloyd Vlogs 13 күн мурун
Greatness see greatness.💪🏻🏀
Lyn&Lloyd Vlogs
Lyn&Lloyd Vlogs 12 күн мурун
@McKing ML precisely 😉 but he has a long way to go bro, he just need to play the game the rightway🏀
McKing ML
McKing ML 12 күн мурун
Great Player plays for the Greatest of all time 🐐
SadBoys 1996
SadBoys 1996 13 күн мурун
who's here after Lamelo broke the NBA record for the youngest player to record a Triple-double?
Knathan Knathan
Knathan Knathan 8 күн мурун
He’s the perfect rookie ever since when Jayson Tatum came into the league
Feti mazi
Feti mazi 10 күн мурун
@John Guyi proving any time that . i'm not american but king of king in all world is lebron , It is easy cleveland never give fulll love lebron to win titles i and you and jordan nknow that Lebron have many way of pointing . i wrote it' easy way why jordan in wizards he no getting ni y play up .shut up and dont belive jordans jokeing .takeit easy from Mazrekaj ,Kosova Lbj ,Lbj
John Guy
John Guy 10 күн мурун
Prove them doubters wrong
TG SOLID
TG SOLID 10 күн мурун
Me
jermerio sloan
jermerio sloan 11 күн мурун
I am
In His Glory Inspirations
In His Glory Inspirations 13 күн мурун
Haterz
Simrin Anand
Simrin Anand 13 күн мурун
This aged well.
Etc Jr
Etc Jr 7 күн мурун
Lol
Bermuda Bryson
Bermuda Bryson 14 күн мурун
Melo probably going to be a superstar in the league soon. If he keep playing the way he playing.
iKnowEverything
iKnowEverything 15 күн мурун
He needed a pg and melo was pretty much the best he could get. Mj coices history as an owner is bad... But u think melo can be a great player.
chima inwere
chima inwere 17 күн мурун
How is he the greatest Athlete in the History of world Sports? Loud American Sports Presenters at it again!!
truck driver
truck driver 18 күн мурун
Yall cra then cra now Alonzo shot looks great n so does Melo. Chuch
Maxikickz
Maxikickz 18 күн мурун
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Boitumelo Phenya
Boitumelo Phenya 20 күн мурун
Guys what happened to cody zeller
eco8gator
eco8gator 20 күн мурун
Daddy Ball - "Neva Loss"
Jonathan Borders
Jonathan Borders 21 күн мурун
Jordan did a good time with this young hornets team
Jonathan Borders
Jonathan Borders 21 күн мурун
This did not age well lmao
Riv & Reb
Riv & Reb 13 күн мурун
Youngest player to get a triple double, I think he'll be an all-star
LuSco Jad
LuSco Jad 21 күн мурун
22 pts with a Block n a wet 3 pointer smh You can’t be serious talking down on this kid
Blake Rohan
Blake Rohan 22 күн мурун
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Simon Wang
Simon Wang 22 күн мурун
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Keshawn gzz 23 күн мурун
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Ruthie Yates 23 күн мурун
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Chris Banks
Chris Banks 24 күн мурун
I love to see Max and Stephen A eat their words time and time again. If their job depending on them picking good athletes, they would not have a jobs. Facts.
UrbanSipfly
UrbanSipfly 26 күн мурун
So far, it appears that MJ made the right call drafting LaMelo!
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pamela angela 27 күн мурун
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Alex Diaz
Alex Diaz 27 күн мурун
Yes he did! Yah gave his brother all seasons to prove something, so stop it.
Yoni Martinez
Yoni Martinez 29 күн мурун
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Chema Elsword
Chema Elsword 29 күн мурун
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Boss G
Boss G Ай мурун
2001: Kwame Brown 2006: Adam Morrison 2020: Lamelo Ball
Trishal Saini
Trishal Saini Ай мурун
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evan griffith
evan griffith Ай мурун
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Jeth Smith
Jeth Smith Ай мурун
Lamelo is one gifted athlete, it's just a matter of grooming him to hard work and gain winnings!!! Max you will eat your words, MJ will become a champion business owner!!!! Let's go Hornets!!!! 👌👍💪😎
Geovanni Viteri
Geovanni Viteri Ай мурун
Jay Williams is just an awful commentator in any topic of Basketball,oh and hes all over LBJ Ballz Sack ! Lmao
E W
E W Ай мурун
lamelo will be rookie of the year... he was the best in draft regardless what everybody else resume look like.
teddymlgdawg
teddymlgdawg 27 күн мурун
Imo james wiseman is the best out of the whole draft
Rob Baker
Rob Baker Ай мурун
Max is a joke
DMac740
DMac740 Ай мурун
This is aging well 😂😂😂😂.
DMac740
DMac740 Ай мурун
Max is hating this is the first pick he's got right sit down and close that steam 🚂 pipe Max hot air lol broken Jump shot and not athletic lmao.
sam gordon
sam gordon Ай мурун
Hater Max
Aqulis Bell PhD
Aqulis Bell PhD Ай мурун
Hes already proving you guys wrong..Lamelo is a straight killer
Seth Guevara
Seth Guevara Ай мурун
Why don’t they say top 3
Nyne rays
Nyne rays Ай мурун
Someone please!!!! Do a special effects video on Max looking like Count Dracula from the Brooklyn Bridge background!!
Tee Off
Tee Off Ай мурун
Melo about to average 8, 8, & 8
smyzo
smyzo Ай мурун
If you wanna win, no. If you want a bunch of groupies from the trashest generation that has ever existed? No.
B Sherwood
B Sherwood Ай мурун
Max always sounds like he’s been eating peanut butter.
LGM ENT
LGM ENT Ай мурун
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Nehemiah Mendoza
Nehemiah Mendoza Ай мурун
Let's all be honest it's not about how good you are some times it's about the people you know that's life in general
Y2 D2
Y2 D2 Ай мурун
If you wanna sell Tickets you can't go wrong with the Ball Brothers.
Tom Smalls
Tom Smalls Ай мурун
How does the greatest player of all time a blackman I remind you has the worst team in the league but can sign the best guys for shoe deals smh think 🤔 about it
Stefan The Best
Stefan The Best Ай мурун
He doesn’t have the worst team
Rashard Stallworth
Rashard Stallworth Ай мурун
The New York Knicks blew it last year they should have traded for Zion and this year they should have traded for LaMelo
Rashard Stallworth
Rashard Stallworth Ай мурун
As bad as Stephen a Smith has hated on this family I'm surprised he didn't say lamelo was 6'1"
Rashard Stallworth
Rashard Stallworth Ай мурун
When you hear people like Max speaking on the mellow ball it is obvious that he has not watched any games. Lamelo is an excellent defender and he can score from anywhere on the court lamelo shot suffered because he grew from 5'10 to 6'8 in 2 years. once he gets used to his body he'll be back to scoring like he used to when he got 92 points in the high school regulated game
Rashard Stallworth
Rashard Stallworth Ай мурун
Michael Jordan did not draft lamelo ball Mitch cup check drafted lamelo ball Mitch come check the general manager.
Rashard Stallworth
Rashard Stallworth Ай мурун
LaMelo ball is the reason why they will be playing on national television and international television this year. Lamelo played professionally in Australia and in Europe. With his dad's big baller brand they went to China and they went all over the world selling those products at pop up shops so this young man is a global brand before he ever stepped on an NBA court so Michael Jordan could not have drafted anybody that would have brought more attention to his team than LaMelo ball in this draft. The question is will the coach do the same thing that the pelicans did and end up getting himself fired like Dale demps did
Boner San
Boner San Ай мурун
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Jessica Edwards
Jessica Edwards Ай мурун
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Adarsha Shah
Adarsha Shah Ай мурун
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The Buzz Inc
The Buzz Inc Ай мурун
Michael Jordan a true Aquarius lol
Weezy
Weezy Ай мурун
If max kellerman is black he will be kicked out of the espn office
Ed May
Ed May Ай мурун
There's more to it than just play, you gotta think about the income man drama breeds money. It also breeds Trouble but more money. Lol
dark jedi master
dark jedi master Ай мурун
Mj just pick lamelo to 1 vs 1 lavar
Pratap Malla
Pratap Malla Ай мурун
These guys said samething abt doncic
Kyle Sunderman
Kyle Sunderman Ай мурун
Anyone else notice that the Hornets' new logo, oddly, resembles the Bulls' logo?... Is Jordan trying to summon the success of the '95 Bulls?! Who knows. What I do know is that I like it. What I don't like is what I saw when I dropped my Bulls hat on the ground the other day. As it lay, upside-down, I noticed a robot. I looked closer to see a robot reading a book. Is this some sort of soft-disclosure for a future state of machine learning?... Creepy
Drew Ott
Drew Ott Ай мурун
The real question is, does Micheal have any alternate motive? I thought about how lavar used to call him out a lot, and I’m not sure if that ever pissed mike off cuz if mike wants the last petty laugh which is how he usually operates he can ruin lamelo.
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