LOS ANGELES – Bronnie James, eldest son of LeBron James, was rushed to the hospital after collapsing and suffering cardiac arrest while training at the University of Southern California on Monday.
“Yesterday during training, Bronnie James went into cardiac arrest. Medical personnel were able to treat Bronnie and take him to the hospital. He is now in stable condition and is no longer in intensive care. statement provided by The Athletic read.
The statement also said, “LeBron and Savannah want to publicly express their deep gratitude and appreciation to the USC medical and athletic staff for their incredible work and dedication to the safety of their athletes.”
The 18-year-old spent four seasons as a standout basketball player in Chatsworth’s Sierra Canyon. In May, the All-American and highly sought-after McDonald’s recruit announced his commitment to USC in an Instagram post.
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It is not known if Bronnie James has any pre-existing medical conditions.
In addition to LeBron James announcing his plans to return to the Lakers in season 21, another member of the James family also made headlines recently. Bryce James reportedly left Sierra Canyon for Campbell Hall in Studio City.
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