BIOGRAPHYLaMelo Ball currently plays for the Charlotte Hornets. He was born on August 22, 2001 in Chino Hills, CA. He is listed at 6' 6" and weighs 180 lbs. Ball went to high school at SPIRE Academy (OH) and then skipped college and was drafted by the Charlotte Hornets as the #3 pick in 2020. During his NBA career he played Charlotte Hornets since 2020.