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Stephen A. says LaVar put a big target on Lonzo's back (1:29)

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Two Espn 100 power forward prospects came off the board tonight. Jalen Smith to Maryland and J'raan Brooks to USC. Smith is loaded with potential as he combines a wiry frame and a springy lift in the paint. Brooks can post-up or face-up to 15' with success.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

The Miz didn't get a match with LaVar Ball on WWE Raw but he did get to kick a Big Baller Brand mannequin.

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Is LaVar Ball the Ron Burgundy of basketball dads? (0:41)

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

The Miz would end up taking out his aggression on a Big Baller Brand mannequin.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

There would be no match for LaVar Ball but Dean Ambrose represented the Ball family by wearing a BBB shirt for his six-man tag-team match.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Of course, LaVar Ball couldn't resist the urge to take off his shirt and challenge The Miz.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

LaVar Ball then introduced Lonzo Ball to the Staples Center crowd as the face of the Lakers.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

LaVar Ball and LaMelo Ball were the first guests of The Miz on WWE Raw as mannequins wearing BBB clothes lined the ring.

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Marte back with Angels

The Los Angeles Angels recalled 1B Jefry Marte from Triple-A Salt Lake on Monday and optioned 3B Kaleb Cowart in a corresponding roster move. Marte has slashed .175/.283/.309 across 35 games this season at the major league level.

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Ferrell excited for USC football (0:59)
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Could Lakers be a destination for Westbrook? (2:27)

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Lonzo and LaVar Ball will be on WWE Raw tonight at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. They will be interviewed in the ring by The Miz.

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Wiley has no problem with Magic's comments about Russell (1:46)
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Bellinger named NL Player of the Week

Dodgers OF/1B Cody Bellinger led all MLB players in home runs, RBI and total bases (28) last week, helping Los Angeles sweep the Mets and Rockies.

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AL All-Star voting coming down to the wire

With four days of balloting remaining, Royals 1B Eric Hosmer, Twins 3B Miguel Sano and Mariners DH Nelson Cruz find themselves in tight races at their respective positions. Each league's starters will be announced on the Esurance All-Star Selection Show on Sunday, July 2 at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN.

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Russell calls Magic's criticism 'irrelevant' (0:26)