Bronny James opened USC’s latest sport towards Cal with a three-pointer hit on the prime of the arc. Moreover, Bronny hit the shot regardless of outstanding boos ringing out at Haas Pavillion. Nonetheless, whereas Bronny’s diehard supporters claimed that Bronny was proving his god-like hype, different hoop followers weren’t as impressed. Bronny would go on to make only one different basket in the course of the sport, ending with 5 factors and 5 rebounds as USC misplaced 83-77. LeBron James, Bronny’s father, was in attendance for the sport and fortunately embraced his music after the OT loss. Bronny performed 28 minutes however continued to be a non-factor for the Trojans as they dropped to 3-9 in convention play and useless final within the Pac-12. USC was projected to complete 2nd within the preseason media ballot.
Whereas the life-changing circumstances of Bronny’s cardiac arrest final July have to be thought-about, the son of certainly one of basketball’s best gamers is solely not dwelling as much as the hype. He’s at the moment averaging 5.8/3.0/2.5 a sport and has utterly fallen out of most NBA mock drafts. Nonetheless, Bronny nonetheless instructions a rabid fanbase who consider that he’s poised to take over from his father within the NBA, regardless of the subpar basketball that he’s taking part in.
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Austin Rivers And Stephen Jackson Feud About Bronny James
In the meantime, the subject of Bronny just lately sparked a feud between Austin Rivers and Stephen Jackson. Jackson known as Rivers “trash” and “a scrub” after Rivers spoke about Bronny on ESPN. It was a weird response provided that Rivers’ level was that Bronny and LeBron should not play collectively in order that Bronny had the possibility to forge his personal legacy within the NBA. “I do not wish to see Bronny play with [LeBron]… Him getting drafted & taking part in together with his dad, I do not need that negativity to return his approach. He does not deserve it… [He needs to] play someplace the place he can area of interest out his personal id,” Rivers informed NBA At present.
Later, Rivers would reply to Jackson on X, previously Twitter. “All smiles…I didn’t even should struggle my very own battles with ignorance, yall corrected it for me!! Thanks for not siding with delusion. Have a blessed day,” Rivers wrote.
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