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Lakers News: Reality show about Lonzo Ball’s family greenlit by Facebook

The Big Ballers will now have a camera crew in tow.

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Facebook has an answer for ravenous Los Angeles Lakers fans who can’t get enough of Lonzo Ball and his family. Deadline reports that “a yet-to-be-titled docuseries about the Ball family” has been greenlit by the social media site as it attempts to create more video content.

There are no more details about the show at this time, but it would seem safe to guess that the show will heavily feature the Ball family’s outspoken patriarch, LaVar Ball — hopefully on his quest to take on Michael Jordan in a game of one-on-one.

Make it happen, TV executives.

The series is far from the first time the Ball family has let a camera crew into their lives. The Balls were part of multiple video features for varying outlets over the last year or so, most notably the “SC Featured” segment “Ball or Fall” that offered a unique glimpse into life as a Big Baller:

Ball also let cameras follow him in one of his final workouts leading up to the NBA Draft:

It’s unknown when this series will premiere, but fans can catch their next glimpse of the Balls at Las Vegas Summer League Friday.

Harrison Faigen is co-host of the Locked on Lakers podcast (subscribe here), and you can follow him on Twitter at @hmfaigen.

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