Bronny James and his family are considering postponing his first semester of classes and his budding basketball career at the University of Southern California as he recovers from cardiac arrest last week, DailyMail has been told. com a source close to LeBron and Savannah’s 18-year-old son. .
Unfortunately for the highly recruited guard, he will have to decide in the next week as USC begins class registration Aug. 14 and students move in two days later. Classes begin August 21.
The source pointed out that the family is following doctors’ recommendations, not ruling out a return to hardwood for Bronny.
“LeBron and the rest of the family have been talking about postponing Bronny’s school requirements this fall semester to allow Bronny to fully recover,” the source told DailyMail.com. “They are also looking to see if he can have home schooling, so he can start school at whatever time he wants.
‘Continuing his recovery is the first mission to accomplish. Decisions are 50/50 right now on what they all do next, and they will also continue to consider getting Bronny to play basketball again. As for the school, they must make the decision in the next week, basketball dreams and if they continue are conversations for the future. That’s all doctors recommend right now.
LeBron James steps out to dinner with wife Savannah, daughter Zhuri Nova and boys Bronny and Bryce at Giorgio Baldi restaurant after Bronny suffered cardiac arrest last week
LeBron James and Savannah James attend Netflix’s ‘Hustle’ World Premiere
Bronny was seen Friday for the first time since falling ill when LeBron and the James family went out for dinner at the celebrity hotspot.
LeBron arrived only with his wife Savannah and their daughter Zhuri but the Lakers star left a few hours later alongside Bronny and his other son, Bryce.
People quoted a source as saying diners approached the family to offer their best wishes.
“LeBron kept expressing how grateful he was,” the source told People.
“It was of course wonderful to see Bronny again after this scary week. LeBron and family are regular guests. Everyone was praying for Bronny’s recovery.
The following day, LeBron shared a video of Bronny playing the piano at home and captioned his Instagram post, “BIG RISING!! God is great. @bronny YOU ARE AMAZING!!! Simple as that! Keep it up! We are here with you every step of the way.
Bronny was a highly recruited guard, who was expected to compete for a starting spot at USC
Bronny was rushed to hospital on Monday after collapsing at USC’s Galen Center, where he was training with the rest of the Trojans basketball team.
The teenager was admitted to intensive care before being stabilized afterwards. He was finally fully discharged from the hospital on Thursday.
After announcing that Bronny had been released, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center said in a statement Thursday, “Thanks to the quick and efficient response of USC Athletics medical staff, Bronny James was successfully treated for sudden cardiac arrest.
“He arrived at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center fully conscious, neurologically intact and stable.
‘M. James was taken care of quickly by highly trained personnel and sent home, where he is resting.
Bronny James, LeBron James, Zhuri James and Bryce James at ESPYS 2023
“While his toll continues, we hope he continues to improve and are encouraged by his response, his resilience and the support of his family and community.”
LeBron, meanwhile, tweeted a statement Thursday thanking fans for the messages of support his family has received.
“I want to thank the countless people who send love and prayers to my family,” he wrote on Twitter.
“We feel you and I’m so grateful. Everyone is doing very well. We have our family together, safe and healthy, and we feel your love.
“I’ll have more to say when we’re ready, but I wanted to let everyone know how much your support has meant to all of us!” #JamesGang.’