Lonzo Ball, the NBA LA Lakers players, took advantage of a knee injury and spent some time playing Fortnite, one of the most popular games of the moment.
Lonzo Ball is a 20-year-old professional basketball player, playing in NBA for LA Lakers since 2017. Just recently, more specifically this Wednesday, Lonzo watched his team playing against Houston Rockets from the stands due to a knee injury. As LA Lakers lost the match with 105 to 99, the young basketball player had some time to spare playing one of the world’s most popular games, Fortnite.
Lonzo Ball suggested he plays Fortnite in a video he shared on Instagram
Assisted by his trainer and manager, Darren Moore, Lonzo Ball got on video while playing Fortnite. In fact, is not clearly showed what he was playing there but he shared the video on his Instagram page and tagged it with “Finally On Fortnite”.
However, it seems that Lonzo’s younger brother, LaMelo Ball, also a basketball player but for the Vytautas Prienai–Birstonas, a Lithuanian team, is much more advanced in playing the renowned Battle Royal game. On the other hand, Lonzo Ball will have plenty of time to catch up, since his little brother will still be with his team, while the NBA offseason is pretty close.
Fortnite is the game of the moment for NBA stars
Despite having massive competition, especially from PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG), Fortnite: Battle Royale is hugely appreciated among gamers from every field of activity. However, NBA stars seem to have a special affinity for this game.
Also from LA Lakers, Josh Hart and Kyle Kuzma are knee-deep in the Fortnite universe, a fact which, by the way, might force Lonzo to get more involved in Fortnite.
However, besides, Lonzo Ball who just emerged into the Fortnite game’s universe, this great game is also played by Karl-Anthony Towns, Paul George, Ben Simmons, and others.
Jackson Bey was born and raised in Lethbridge Alberta but moved east when he was 22. Apart from running his own consulting firm. Jackson spends his time canoeing the many lakes of Ontario. As a financial journalist Jackson has published stories for CBC Business Online, as well as Buzz Feed and Motherboard. As a contributor to Billionaire 365, Jackson mostly covers markets and trade.