The eldest son of Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James had a chance to show his skills on the big stage. Bronny James and his Sierra Canyon hosted his father’s alma mater St. Vincent-St. Mary at Staples Center.
Bronny, who turned 17 this past October, led his team to a victory (71-53) with 19 points as LeBron watched his son’s performance from the sideline.
Other NBA stars, such as Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony, were also in attendance:
After the game, Bronny revealed what his father told him following the win.
Via Krysten Peek of Yahoo Sports:
“It felt special playing on the same court as he’s played,” Bronny James said of his father after the win. “I’m getting a lot of confidence from that, and it was a really special game for me. Afterwards, he just said he liked everything I was doing, with my poise and my pace for the game.”