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Ball family arrives to fanfare in Lithuania ahead of LiAngelo, LaMelo’s pro debuts

LiAngelo Ball, left, and his brother, LaMelo, talk before an NBA basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Cleveland Cavaliers, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
LiAngelo Ball, left, and his brother, LaMelo, talk before an NBA basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Cleveland Cavaliers, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

The latest chapter in the Ball family saga continued Wednesday when Lavar Ball and his sons LiAngelo and LaMelo touched down in Vilnius, Lithuania days before the brothers make their professional debuts.

The Ball’s enjoyed a celebrity entrance as they were met by a throng of fans and media when they arrived at the airport early Wednesday. LaVar and his two sons stopped to take pictures and sign autographs as the family made its way through the crowd.

The family was serenaded by Lithuanian singer Jurgis Didziulis with a rendition of “Welcome to Lithuania”

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