Lavar Ball
LaVar Ball
Real Name/Full Name LaVar Christopher Ball
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: LaVar Ball
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 23 October 1967
Age/How Old: 56 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 198 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 5″
Weight: In Kilograms – 119 Kg
In Pounds – 223 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father –Anderson Ball
Mother –Maria Ball
Siblings: Four [LaVelle Ball, LaShaon Ball, LaFrance Ball and LaRenzo Ball
School: Canoga Park High School
College: California State University, Los Angele
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Tina Ball
Kids/Children Name: Lonzo Ball, LiAngelo Ball, and LaMelo Ball.
Profession: American media personality, businessman, and former professional football player
Net Worth: $5 million
Last Updated: May 2024

LaVar Christopher Ball is a well-known American media personality, former professional football, and a successful businessman. He is the founder of the Junior Basketball Association, CEO, and founder of the sports apparel company Big Baller Brand. He is also the founder of the men’s professional basketball league.

Well, how well do you know about LaVar Ball? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about LaVar Ball’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about LaVar Ball to date.

Biography and Early Life

LaVar Ball was born on the 23rd October 1967 in South Los Angeles, California, United States of America. He is the son of Anderson Ball and Maria Ball. LaVar grew up with his four siblings where LaVar was the middle child of his family. His siblings are namely; LaValle Ball, LaShawn Ball, LaFrance Ball, and LaRenzo Ball. He has two brothers and two sisters

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is LaVar Ball in 2024, and what is his height and weight? Well, LaVar Ball’s age is 56 years old as of today’s date 24th May 2024 having been born on 23 October 1967. Though, he is 6′ 5″ in feet and inches and 198 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 223 lbs in Pound and 119kg in Kilograms.


Like any other child, Ball was educated by his parents. He enrolled in Canoga Park High School in Canoga Park, Los Angeles. While in school, he played basketball in the position of a forward and football in the position of a quarterback. He made the school acquire 316 ball rebounds in one season and broke the school record. After his high school level, he joined a college in Washington and graduated in “Criminal Justice.” He continued with his basketball also in college. Ball also went to California State University in Los Angeles.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Lavar Ball With Wife Tina Ball
LaVar Ball With Wife Tina Ball

LaVar Ball is a happily married man. He married her colleague in the basketball industry. He is married to Tina, who is an American. His wife is a former college basketball player. Ball and Tina met at the Cal State Los Angele. The two are blessed with three kids, namely, LaMelo, Lonzo, and LiAngelo, who are sons. All of his sons are professional basketball players, and one can say they inherited it from their lovely parents. The years the family has spent together is a happy life.

Is LaVar Ball Gay?

LaVar Ball is not gay. He is happily married to his wife, Tina. More so, he has a straightforward sexual orientation. Ball and Tina have three sons, which is evidence of how straightforward he is. He has a happy family and not ready to separate any day soon.

Professional Career

After Laver finished college, he got an invitation from Long Beach City College to play football. From there, he kicked off and agreed to play for the American football League “New York Jets” National Football League. Also, another football team, “London Monarchs,” loaned him from the Jets to play in the “World League of American Football”.

It was after his sons professionally started playing basketball that LaVar came to media attention for an interview. His son was involved in a stealing case where he requested Donald Trump to acquit the case though the cases were dropped before Trump got involved in it. Later, LaVar founded a sports accessories company titled Big Baller Brand, now working as the CEO of the company.

Through his sports company funding him greatly, he announced to set up a Junior Basketball Association and a JBA men’s professional basketball league mainly for high school students.


LaVar Ball is among the most successful basketball player and a businessman as well though he has not received any award so far. His business has grown so higher and has a big reputation. Many of his fans have a belief that he will one day have a chance and be awarded officially.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of LaVar Ball in 2024

Lavar Ball Net Worth
LaVar Ball Net Worth

LaVar’s total estimated net worth is $5 million as of 2024. His main source of income is his business in the sports field. However, his profession in football also is included in his wealth. LaVar is a multi-talented man, for he is a great businessman, a media personality, and a successful player.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • LaVar’s son was once arrested in China for stealing sunglasses from a mall.
  • LaVar criticized Luke Walton, who was his eldest son’s coach, saying that he was given pieces of training that were not in a good way.
  • His former football teammate said that he was garbage to the team.
  • His wife suffered a stroke, which left her dealing with aphasia.

LaVar Ball is an example and a role model to many. His experience in the sports field has made his sons follow his example. Ball is a man who has multi-field experience and determination. He has raised his children in a hardworking way that they can’t that they have followed his steps.


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