In a shocking and concerning development, Bronny James, the talented 18-year-old basketball prodigy and son of NBA icon LeBron James, suffered a cardiac arrest while practicing. Prompt medical attention was given, and he was immediately transported to the hospital for further treatment.
Bronny, who recently committed to the University of Southern California (USC) and was seen as a top prospect for the 2024 NBA draft, garnered immense attention for his skills on the court.
The news of Bronny’s cardiac arrest has reverberated throughout the basketball community, with many NBA stars and teams expressing their support and well-wishes. Magic Johnson took to Twitter, saying, “Cookie and I are praying for LeBron and Savannah’s son Bronny after hearing he suffered a cardiac arrest. We are praying and hoping he makes a full and speedy recovery.”
Trae Young also tweeted, “🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽 for Bronny,” while the Miami Heat tweeted, “Get well soon, Bronny! Our prayers and best wishes go out to the James family.”
Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin, who experienced a cardiac-related incident during a football game earlier, also offered his prayers, stating, “Prayers to Bronny & The James family as well. 🙏🏽 here for you guys just like you have been for me my entire process.”
As Bronny James begins his recovery journey, the entire basketball community stands united in support, sending positive thoughts and hopes for his full and speedy recovery.