Bronny James played for the USC Trojans for the first time after a heart attack

Bronny James played for the USC Trojans for the first time after a heart attack

Bronny, the eldest son of LeBron James, made his debut with the USC Trojans (5-4), more than five months after suffering a heart attack, in a loss against Long Beach State Beach (7-4) by score 84-79. The athlete born in Cleveland, Ohio, started the game from the bench and played 16 minutes due to the ban established by coach Andy Enfield. The first-year player hit one of the three three-pointers he attempted to finish with four points thanks to a free kick and collected two assists, three rebounds, two steals and a block.

The 19-year-old imitated his father in his blocking by doing it with the help of the board. With 4:47 left in the first half, Jadon Jones attempted a layup after an Isa Silva steal, but Bronny James made a brutal block off the glass. Then, with 21 seconds on the clock, the son of the four-time NBA champion had a chance to extend his team’s lead with two free throws, but he only made the second and the score was 72-74 before it was tied. by Marcus Tsohonis. and force more time.

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The guard was cleared by the USC medical team on Sunday morning after he participated in practices on Thursday and Friday before the game against Long Beach State. The incident happened on July 24 of this year and James was hospitalized for three days to treat a congenital problem.

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The duel between Long Beach State and Southern California was decided in overtime. For the locals, the best scorer Marcus Tsohonis with 28 points was supported by 18 points each from Jadon Jones while the offensive responsibility of the Trojans was distributed between Vincent Iwuchukwu (15 pts), Isaiah Collier (15 pts ) and Boogie Ellis (14 pts) ).

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