Posts tagged as Lithuanian basketball

Huawei signs controversial sponsorship with Lithuanian Basketball Federation

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

The Lithuanian Basketball Federation (LKF) has signed a sponsorship deal with China’s Huawei. The logo of a company allegedly associated with espionage and human rights violations may now appear on the T-shirts of the Lithuanian national team. Some observers in the country argue that the technology giant, which has been accused of links with the Chinese government and aiding Beijing’s espionage efforts, has no place in Lithuania’s favourite sport. Observer…

LaMelo ball got into a fist fight during a game in Lithuania (Video)

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

LaVar Ball’s JBA made it’s second stop on its international tour in Lithuania on Monday, where the Ball’s famously spent time earlier this year. LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball’s Lithuanian basketball careers didn’t go especially well, with the two dominating in lower level games that were barely basketball, and often struggling in upper level games, butting heads with their coach. This summer, the two returned to the states to play in the…