"To me, that was just sports talk radio. And then it became something that was different, and bigger, and weirder."
The Lakers secured the No. 2 pick on Tuesday night, naturally thrusting LaVar Ball into the national spotlight.
LaVar joined The Herd with Colin Cowherd on Wednesday to discuss the possibility of his son Lonzo joining the Lakers, and the conversation took an interesting turn. Kristine Leahy asked LaVar how many Big Baller Brand shoes he had sold, which sparked a heated back-and-forth.
What unfolded was an engaging and controversial moment of radio that suddenly went viral.
Petros and Money discussed the interview at length on Wednesday, touching on everything from LaVar calling people fat to Twitter immediately spinning the story into a race or gender thing.