Bronny James Makes College Basketball Debut for USC After Cardiac Arrest
Recovery and Return to Basketball
James, 19, announced he was joining USC in May, but his cardiac arrest required months of recovery. After being treated at Cedars-Sinai hospital in Los Angeles, James was sent home to rest, As per his cardiologist. He was later found to have a congenital heart defect.
Support and Family Involvement
LeBron James, who won the first ever NBA In-Season Tournament MVP Saturday night, watched his son’s debut along with other members of his family. “It’s going to be a hell of a weekend for me. To be able to win the In-Season Tournament, pick up a little dough on the way and then go see my son tomorrow at the Galen Center,” LeBron James said to a Lakers reporter Saturday night.
The James family thanked the medical team, the USC community, friends, family, and fans for their love and support as Bronny James returned to the basketball court.