This week, the basketball community was hit with some absolutely terrifying news when it was revealed that USC Trojans star freshman Bronny James – the son of NBA megastar LeBron James – went into sudden cardiac arrest during a recent practice with his team.
According to a recent report from TMZ Sports, Bronny James was rushed to the hospital by ambulance after going into cardiac arrest during a workout with the USC Trojans basketball team.
A spokesperson provided some clarity on the situation with a statement to TMZ.
It’s a pretty terrifying situation all around, and people were quick to offer their reactions on social media.
As a parent I can’t even imagine how terrifying this event has been for the entire James family.
Prayers up for Bronny & the family. Here’s to a speedy recovery. 🙏🏽 https://t.co/l7Pzv9GHbU
— Jorge Sedano (@Sedano) July 25, 2023
Terrifying. Now in stable condition and no longer in ICU. https://t.co/WdeeaXpw6g
— Dan Wetzel (@DanWetzel) July 25, 2023
Incredibly scary. So, so glad medical staff and emergency workers did what needed hey did and he’s okay. https://t.co/54nzhGOP4H
— B.W. Carlin (@BaileyCarlin) July 25, 2023
Oh my god. That's terrible. Praying for the James family right now. https://t.co/H3AbBWfLz3
— Chris Rosvoglou (@RosvoglouReport) July 25, 2023
Terrifying. Hope he’s OK. https://t.co/HQR4TLqHjy
— Danny Cunningham (@RealDCunningham) July 25, 2023
This is scary, especially at his age. Glad he appears to be on the mend and hope there are no long term effects. https://t.co/96v5PLaM8L
— Katie Mox (@KatieMox) July 25, 2023
The basketball world continues to pray for a swift recovery for Bronny James.