LaVar Ball may have spoken Luke Walton’s hot seat into existence -

The Lakers haven’t responded to Ball’s comments criticizing Walton. That may be because they agree with him. Last week, LaVar Ball spit his hardest criticisms of Lakers head coach Luke Walton yet in an interview with ESPN, saying “You can see they’re not playing for Luke no more,” according to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman. “Luke doesn’t have control of the team no more. They don’t want to play for him.”

That triggered a lengthy list of colleagues and players to speak up in defense of Walton....

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