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Lakers tell Ball, Kuzma to cool social media 'beef'

11 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

Rookies Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma have gotten a lot of attention for their good-natured insults on social media, but the Lakers have talked to them about scaling it back, according to Ramona Shelburne and Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN.The jabs are usually about fashion, food or something harmless, but team officials became concerned when Ball released a song that mentioned Kuzma's lack of a relationship with his biological father. Both players agreed to tone down the ribbing.Two years ago, the Lakers were caught in a social media controversy involving Nick Young and D'Angelo Russell that led to...
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Lakers Notes: Ball, Kuzma, Bryant, Magic

11 monthes ago   |   By Hoops Rumors

Rookies Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma have gotten a lot of attention for their good-natured insults on social media, but the Lakers have talked to them about scaling it back, according to Ramona Shelburne and Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN .
The jabs are usually about fashion, food or something harmless, but team officials became concerned when Ball released a song that mentioned Kuzma's lack of a relationship with his biological father. Both players agreed to tone down the ribbing.
Two years ago, the Lakers were caught in a social media controversy involving Nick Young and D'Angelo Russell that led...
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Lakers tell Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma to cool it with social media

11 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

The Los Angeles Lakers' youngsters have a pretty close relationship with one another. This includes a 2017-18 rookie class consisting of Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma and Josh Hart.Like most young adults their age, said relationship includes continual ribbing of one another. It' no different than when we were in our late teens and early 20s. But with the advent of social media, this trio has taken it to an entirely new level.The latest example of this is a diss track released by Ball on Monday titled Kylie Kuzma, which made fun of Kuzma not having a relationship with his biological...
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Report: Lakers ask Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma to dial back social media insults

11 monthes ago   |   By ProBasketballTalk

The young players' social media insults are not going to impress the big name free agents the Lakers want to chase.
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Report: Lakers want Lonzo, Kuzma to tone down roasting on social media

11 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

What began as playful roasting between a pair of young teammates in Kyle Kuzma and Lonzo Ball has become increasingly personal over time, which is why the Los Angeles Lakers are stepping in to deal with the matter before it potentially escalates to the point of no return. The Lakers have reportedly spoken to both players about toning down their use of social media and rap diss tracks to poke fun at one another, sources told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne and Ohm Youngmisuk. Ball released a diss track entitled "Kylie Kuzma" on Monday, which featured a lyric pointing out Kuzma's lack of a...
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NBA Rumors: Lakers Asked Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma To Ease Up On Social Media Roasting

11 monthes ago   |   By NESN

It appears the antics of Los Angeles Lakers youngsters on social media have come to a head.
Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma have roasted each other on social media a good bit since becoming teammates this past season, but the latest round of ribbing resulted in a meeting with Lakers management, according to ESPN.
“The Lakers had grown concerned about the increasingly personal nature of some of the recent roasting between two of their young stars,” wrote Ramona Shelburne and Ohm Youngmisuk. “Sources said the team spoke to both players and that there are no lingering issues and that both players...
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Lakers reportedly ask Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma to tone down social media insults after rap diss track

11 monthes ago   |   By CBSSports

Lonzo's rap song going after Kuzma appears to have been the last straw for Lakers management
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Lakers Rumors: Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma Asked to Tone Down Social Media Jabs

11 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The Los Angeles Lakers have reportedly talked to point guard Lonzo Ball and forward Kyle Kuzma regarding their social media habits in light of a recent back-and-forth that ended ...
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Sources: Lakers ask Ball, Kuzma to tone it down

11 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma have agreed to tone down their joking insults of each other on social media after the Lakers spoke to the players, sources tell ESPN's Ramona Shelburne and Ohm Youngmisuk.
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Is the beef between Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma real?

Is the beef between Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma real?

11 monthes ago   |   By Fox Sports

Lonzo Ball might have ruffled some feathers regarding Kyle Kuzma.
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