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Ugly Alleged Details Emerge From LaVar Ball's New Basketball League

LaVar Ball signing autographs for fans.

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 07: LaVar Ball, father of Lonzo Ball #2 of the Los Angeles Lakers, jokes with fans at halftime of a 2017 Summer League game between the Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers at the Thomas & Mack Center on July 7, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Clippers won 96-93 in overtime. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Earlier this summer, LaVar Ball debuted a new basketball league. Comprised of eight teams, the Junior Basketball Association gives players the chance to earn money before attempting to make the NBA.

The league promised to pay its players $3,000 per month in salary and 60 percent of the proceeds from their jerseys - which were slated to go for $80 each. However, one player from the league revealed that might not be the case.

Brandon Phillips said he's still waiting on his paychecks. He also said he hasn't been able to get in contact with the league.

Here's more.

The JBA is an interesting idea in concept. However, if it fails to pay its players, LaVar Ball's league won't be around for too much longer. Jersey sales looked like the best way for players to earn money, but it doesn't look like that held up.

In the end, Phillips reportedly walked with $1,000. Most summer jobs are willing to pay its employees more than that.