The Ball family and their 3 basketball prodigies land their own reality TV show on Facebook

Key Points
  • "Ball in the Family" will follow basketball-famous family The Balls as their three sons prepare for the NBA.
  • The show will debut on Facebook Watch on Thursday.
Lavar Ball and LaMelo Ball look on from the audience during week eight of the BIG3 three on three basketball league at Staples Center on August 13, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.
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Basketball's current most famous family, the Balls, are headed to Facebook.

"Ball in the Family" -- which features father LaVar Ball, mother Tina Ball and their three sons, Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball, UCLA freshman LiAngelo Ball and Chino Hills High School player LaMelo Ball — is a reality TV series about the basketball crew as their sons prepare to go professional.

The first two episodes of the series will debut on Thursday on Facebook Watch, with subsequent episodes posted every Sunday starting on Sept. 10.

Facebook Watch is Facebook's new TV platform, which lives as a tab on its main Facebook app. Companies including Group Nine Media, Hearst, Condé Nast Entertainment, Refinery 29, Quartz and Tastemade are creating content for the project. It will also be home to live events including MLB games. Shows range in length, with most creators saying their episodes are about five to seven minutes.