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Lonzo Ball Reportedly Refused To Work Out For The Celtics

The former UCLA star reportedly doesn't want to work out for Boston.

The Boston Celtics have the No. 1 pick in this year's NBA Draft.

Who wouldn't want to go No. 1 overall?

Lonzo Ball, apparently.

The former UCLA star point guard (and, really, his father) have made it clear that he wants to go No. 2 overall, so he can stay home and play for the Los Angeles Lakers.

So, Ball refused to work out for Boston.

Celtics GM Danny Ainge appeared on the "Toucher & Rich" today and revealed that the former Bruins' star said no to a workout with his franchise.

"It's not ideal," Ainge said.

This won't prevent Boston from drafting him with the No. 1 overall pick if they like him in that spot, though.

"Well, listen, we've drafted guys that wouldn't come in for workouts before, it's not the end of the world, we've watched them play a ton, we have a lot of information on them," he said, per Sporting News. "Sometimes players don't want to come in, not because they don't like you, but because they see our roster, they think they want to go to another team."

Washington's Markelle Fultz is considered to be the likely pick at No. 1 overall, anyway.