Lavar Ball is downplaying the role that Donald Trump had in getting his son and two other UCLA basketball players released, after their detainment in China. This was due to shoplifting allegations. At one point, Ball after a question about Trump said, "Who?"
Trump's social media director, Dan Scavino, has responded.
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UPDATE: Donald Trump has responded. See the tweet below.
Now that the three basketball players are out of China and saved from years in jail, LaVar Ball, the father of LiAngelo, is unaccepting of what I did for his son and that shoplifting is no big deal. I should have left them in jail!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 19, 2017