When reporters askedLaVar Ball about the situation on Tuesday, the outspoken father of Lonzo, LiAngelo and LaMelo told ESPN that LiAngelo will "be fine" and that the incident "ain't that big a deal".
No further information about the UCLA players' status beyond Saturday's game in China was immediately released. While the three athletes remained in Hangzhou, the rest of UCLA's Bruins basketball team continued their trek to Shanghai to play Georgia Tech on Friday.
Ball, the younger brother of National Basketball Association rookie Lonzo Ball of the Los Angeles Lakers, declined to comment when reached by phone at his hotel on Wednesday.
UCLA, one of the United States' premier college basketball programs, says the university is cooperating fully with local authorities.
Chinese foreign ministry officials previously said that the Chinese government had reported the incident to U.S. officials.
Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott, meanwhile, said the conference is "very disappointed" by any actions that would detract from a positive cross-cultural experience.
Ball, Riley and Hill were questioned about allegedly stealing from a Louis Vuitton store during the team's visit to Hangzhou, home of the game's sponsor, e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. According to Chinese lawyers who spoke with Yahoo Sports, the players could face 3-10 years for shoplifting under Chinese law.
"We are aware of a situation involving UCLA student-athletes in Hangzhou, China", UCLA said in a statement.
News of the incident broke as US President Donald Trump landed in China, part of a trip to five Asian nations.
Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball, as quiet as he is, has become a central figure in the attention-generating Ball Family hype machine run by LaVar Ball.
Lavar also predicted all his sons will eventually play for the Lakers. Its first sneaker, the ZO2, raised eyebrows when it was priced at $495.
Phoenix will receive Greg Monroe , a first-round pick and a second-round pick in return, according to Wojnarowski and Lowe. I really like the idea of Bledsoe , Middleton and The Greek Freak on the court at the same time.
Elliott's lawyers and the NFL Players Association could ask for further litigation if the decision does not go in their favor. The NFL planned to enforce Elliott's suspension beginning Sunday until Friday's intervention by the appeals court.
When the phone was dropped from the same height from the back panel, it caused complete damage to the back glass panel. Videos of various iPhone X drop-tests have been hitting the web since the new smartphone went on sale last week.
For the time being, his departure leaves the Packers with two tight ends, Lance Kendricks and Richard Rodgers , on their roster. Former Packers' TE Martellus Bennett claimed on waivers by the New England Patriots , per source.
Winston suffered a sprained AC joint in the shoulder of his right throwing arm three weeks ago against the Arizona Cardinals . He's thrown 10 touchdowns but six interceptions, totaling 1,920 yards through the season's first half.
Wage dynamics are still constrained and inflation dampened because of slow productivity growth and a slack in the labour market. The Commission expects a gradual rebound of investment from the second half of the year.
All the Money in the World , directed by Ridley Scott and produced by Sony, isn't the first to cut ties with the actor. It was just last week that Netflix dumped Spacey from " House of Cards ", the wildly popular political show.
He said after the United win: "Maybe in the future I can decide a different way or continue in this way". I have a squad with 16 senior players, and five young players. "But I do the best things for my team".
Arizona , like many states, has no restrictions against operating an autonomous vehicle without a person in the driver's seat. Krafick also announced that the company is going to launch a driverless ride-hailing service in the next few months.
Louis CK accused of masturbating in front of female comedians
Becky, who also manages a stable of prominent comedians like Amy Poehler and Kevin Hart, denied threatening any of the women. Comedian Rebecca Corry told the Times of an incident in 2005 when she was appearing in a television pilot alongside C.K.
Facebook 'remembers' nude images to combat revenge porn
Facebook is testing a controversial new strategy they claim will help protect its users from becoming victims of revenge porn . The new initiative is now being piloted in Australia in partnership with the Office of the eSafety Commissioner .
Moderate to heavy drinking increases risk of cancer
Drinking alcohol has always been associated with various health hazards including development of cancers in the body. LoConte, lead author of the statement and an associate professor of medicine at the University of Wisconsin.
Kyoto "Poison Lady" to hang for insurance policy murders
There was some controversy over the sentence, as Kakehi was exhibiting signs of early onset dementia at the time of the murders. She would befriend the elderly men through a matchmaking agency, usually going for those who are childless and well-to-do.
Google Search will soon show restaurant wait times
This could come in particularly handy for those bars and restaurants that don't take reservations (looking at you, Monk's ). A chart in it lists the busiest times at the restaurant while another click shows an estimated wait at a specific time.
'Fifty Shades Freed' trailer has been released!
On a happier note, The Grey's seem to be enjoying married life and nothing has changed in the erotic department, as Mr. Universal Pictures has just released a full-length trailer for Fifty Shades Freed , along with a provocative poster.
Woman fired for flipping Trump the bird
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