According to reports, basketball player LaMelo Ball is about to sign a contract with German sporting goods manufacturer PUMA. According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, the two partners are already negotiating a contract and are near closing.
LaMelo Ball closing in on Puma deal, becoming first Ball Brother to sign shoe endorsement with company outside Big Baller Brand. https://t.co/2J9eRGOkhJ
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) August 26, 2020
Allegedly, we are supposed to get an update today. If LaMelo Ball really signs the contract, he would be the first of the family to sign a contract outside his family’s Big Baller brand. We would then see the basketball player next to Kyle Kuzma, R.J. Barrett, DeAndre Ayton and other stars.