Aggressive Play Sends Bryce James’ Glasses Flying, Leaving Ex-NBA Veteran and Fans Rattling On: “Didn’t Need Them Anyway”

Published 10/05/2023, 6:33 AM EDT

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In the world of basketball, talent often runs in the family, and the James family is no exception. In a recent viral video that has captivated basketball enthusiasts worldwide, Bryce James, the youngest son of NBA superstar LeBron James, found himself in the spotlight.

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Recently, Bryce James was seen getting his glasses knocked off during a match, leading to unexpected discussions on social media posts.

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In a recent and widely shared video posted by Overtime on Instagram, Bryce James, the youngest son of NBA superstar LeBron James, was seen getting his glasses knocked out by a defender when he swung his hand to steal the ball from him.

This moment quickly caught global attention on social media, due to the high profile of the James family in the basketball world.


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Bryce was already under the spotlight due to his father’s following and fandom in the world of basketball, and this incident only added to his growing reputation as a young athlete.


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The video got a lot of people talking on social media. Many fans and basketball enthusiasts had different opinions about what happened in this situation. While some people thought Bryce did a great job of staying focused even after his glasses broke, many others shared their own stories of similar things happening to them during matches. Even a former NBA player, Nate Robinson, commented on this post, in which he wrote, “He dnt need them anyway.”

A fan said, “His attitude is crazy.”

Another understood the situation and stated, “I know his pain bro seeing nun but blurriness 😂😂”

Another fan sided with the defender, he said, “Good defense!!”

According to one fan, “Nah bro should’ve put em on like Lebron did😂”

Another fan said, “Bryce so chill”

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Bryce James is emerging as a rising star in the world of basketball, following in the footsteps of his father, LeBron James.


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A rising star in the basketball world

Born on June 14, 2007, Bryce Maximus James is the youngest son of NBA star, LeBron James. Bryce is currently a student at Notre Dame High School. Despite the spotlight he is getting from being LeBron James’ son, Bryce has already made a name for himself. Standing at 6 feet 6 inches tall, at the age of 16, he is a skilled shooter and has shown rapid growth in his game.

His talents have sparked rumors that he might even surpass his older brother, Bronny James, as a player. But what will be made of him is yet to be seen.


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Currently, all eyes are on his brother, Bronny James as he is soon going to return to the court and represent USC after suffering from a cardiac arrest on 24th July during a practice session.



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Ojus Verma


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Ojus is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports. With a foundation in economics and a 12-year experience in playing basketball, he seamlessly combines academic knowledge with genuine enthusiasm for the game. He is spellbound as much by the intricacies of the game as he is by the legacies left by NBA legends such as Michael Jordan and Shaquille O'Neal.
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