This is a phrase you say to your basketball obsessed friend who says ball is life a lot.
"can you come over to my house? No, I am playing basketball. Ball is not life dude "
by YoloWalrusSOS November 8, 2017
A mix of the popular term "fuck my life" and the term "balls to you," recently popularized by Liza Minnelli. Used in anger or exasperation at daily events.
Jim: I need some coffee...
Bill: You can't, somebody crapped in the office coffee machine again.
Jim: Balls to my life.
by Foohtube February 4, 2011
(Root):A term that is used by ballers, that see themselves as the next MJ. They often wear Nike elite socks, and have basketball themed stuff all around them. They feel that basketball is more than just a game, they believe that it is life.

(Origin):American English
Matt: "C'mon man your overreacting it was just a game."
Daquan: "Basketball is more than just a game, Ball is life!"
by 10_BALL-IS-LIFE_10 February 25, 2015
A term used by fake ballers, whom think of themselves as the next Lebron, wear elite socks, and generally play basketball often. However it is overused often and taken out of context.
James : Yo, we balling today.
Jim : Yeah bro, ball is life.
by Ballislifeguyyy May 23, 2013
Something real niggas say when they go hard in the paint and when they te future lebrons
Tyron:" yo nigga ball it up"
Boshon:" go hard in the paint ball is life"
by swagballer June 9, 2014
When your life is consumed with the game. You coach 5 teams, you coach your kids, you are always in a gym, you are always driving to a gym, you've been in every gym in your state, you eat sleep drink breathe the game. You have an extreme appreciation for the game, teaching the game, respecting the game and what it can do to positively influence young lives.
Coached practice after school and 2 games back to back in 2 different gyms. 7 days a week....... Ball is life.
by Bball Coach 365 March 30, 2020
The term real ballers use to show there love and passion for ball. Usually wear Nike socks , sports shoes and start with the name L , (Lebron James for example) or players with colored eyes .
Tamika: let's go ball today James?
James : sure ball is life!
Axei:nah bro
by fuckboitimmy April 7, 2015