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LiAngelo Ball Is Declaring For The 2018 NBA Draft

LaVar, LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball in a Lithuanian press conference.

PRIENAI, LITHUANIA - JANUARY 05: LaVar Ball along with his sons LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball during a press conference after LiAngelo and LaMelo's first training session with Vytautas Prienai on January 5, 2018 in Prienai, Lithuania. (Photo by Alius Koroliovas/Getty Images)

LiAngelo Ball's time in Lithuania is coming to an end. The former UCLA Bruin is coming back to the United States.

The 19-year-old middle son of LaVar Ball is declaring for the 2018 NBA Draft, as first reported by Yahoo! Sports.

LiAngelo is expected to work out for several NBA teams once he returns to the United States.

From Yahoo! Sports:

LiAngelo Ball has declared for the 2018 NBA draft, his agent, Harrison Gaines, told Yahoo Sports.

Ball, 19, has formally submitted early-entry paperwork to enter the June draft. Ball has played professionally with Lithuanian team Vytautas Prienu since parting with UCLA in December after a shoplifting scandal in China. LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball — the younger brothers of Los Angeles Lakers starting point guard Lonzo Ball — joined Vytautas in January on one-year contracts.

LiAngelo Ball is expected to work out for several NBA teams when he returns from playing for Vytautas and will participate in the Pro Basketball Combine at IMG Academy (Florida) in May in front of team executives. As NBA teams increasingly value 3-point shooting and defending wings, Ball will have an opportunity to prove to teams that he is a potential draft pick.

LiAngelo was a three-star recruit coming out of high school. He committed to UCLA but left the school shortly after his incident in China.

He's averaging 15.7 points and 2.9 rebounds and is shooting 45 percent from 3-point range in Lithuania.