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LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball Will Be In Lithuania Until June

LaVar, LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball holding up with Vytautas uniforms.

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)

A decision has been made on the contracts of the two players.

The Ball family has been over in Lithuania for a month. They're going to be there for a while longer, too.

While some speculated that this would end in disaster - and a return to the United States - LiAngelo and LaMelo (and LaVar) aren't going anywhere. They'll be overseas until at least June.

Yahoo! Sports' Shams Charania is reporting that the Lithuanian club, Vytautas Prienu, will exercise guaranteed contract options for the two players. This means they'll be with the club for the rest of the season.

As expected, LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball are in Lithuania to stay. Lithuanian club Vytautas Prienu will exercise contract guarantee options for LaMelo and LiAngelo this month, as the sides have committed to the remainder of the season through June, sources told Yahoo Sports.

LaMelo and LiAngelo — the younger brothers of Los Angeles Lakers starting point guard Lonzo Ball — turned professional Dec. 11, signing one-year contracts with Vytautas. For LaMelo and LiAngelo, the decision to sign in Lithuania has led to individual and team progress, and Vytautas team officials told Yahoo Sports the commitment for the remainder of the season has been a foregone conclusion.

LiAngelo and LaMelo haven't played much with the top professional team, but they have had success in tournaments with the younger squad. They're starting to get more playing time with the elder team, too.

LaMelo, 16, and LiAngelo, 19, have had success in tournament games and found increased minutes and production in first-division league games while assimilating to the pro game abroad. In three Lithuanian league games, LiAngelo has averaged 10.3 points, 40 percent 3-point shooting and 15.6 minutes, while LaMelo has averaged 6.3 points, two assists and 12.1 minutes.

LaVar has started to see his role in Lithuania increase, too. He was an assistant coach for one Big Baller Brand Challenge tournament game and a head coach for another one.

You can read Charania's full update here.