LaVar Ball: Unlike Lonzo, Michael Jordan could never sell $495 shoes

LaVar Ball is opening his mouth again, this time to compare his son’s shoe line to Michael Jordan’s.

According to LaVar, the reason Michael Jordan wasn’t able to sell extremely expensive shoes like Lonzo Ball was because, Michael Jordan couldn’t command [$495] for shoes.

George Irvine brought me to Indiana and in my mind Cheap Jordan Jerseys he was the beginning of NBA basketball with the Pacers in our building process for the years to come, Pacers president Donnie Walsh said in a release. He had a great basketball mind, which allowed him to function at a high level as a coach, administrator and purveyor of talent. George was a once-in-a-lifetime friend and one of the best men in my life.

As a player, Irvine starred at Washington and was twice Cheap Kids Football Jerseys named to the All-Pac-8 team. The Seattle native was drafted by his hometown Supersonics but opted to sign with the upstart ABA’s Virginia Squires.

The Squires added rookie Julius Erving in Irvine’s second pro season and George Gervin the following year, though Irvine would outlast them both in Virginia. In his five seasons with the Squires and one more with the Denver Nuggets, the 6-foot-6 Irvine averaged 9.5 points per game while shooting 51.7 percent from the field — ninth-best in ABA history.