Shareef O’Neal simply dropped some nice information … telling TMZ Sports activities Bronny James is doing nicely following his well being scare — and all indicators appear to point the medical emergency will not have an effect on his basketball profession “in any respect.”
Shaq‘s son — who famously battled his personal coronary heart issues in 2018 — offered the optimistic replace whereas out at LAX on Friday … saying he is been involved together with his good pal and LeBron James‘ child because the 18-year-old returned from the hospital after struggling cardiac arrest.
“He is good,” O’Neal mentioned.
As for the restoration course of and the way he anticipates all of it impacting Bronny’s future objectives on the hardwood … Shareef mentioned he believes the younger James ought to be simply advantageous transferring ahead.
“I do not assume it will have an effect on something,” he mentioned.
After all, Shareef is aware of a factor or two about all of it … after he had open-heart surgical procedure 5 years in the past — he went on to make a full restoration and returned to the court docket with out challenge.
It is nonetheless not but identified publicly what precisely precipitated Bronny’s ailment or if it is even remotely much like O’Neal’s … however we discovered earlier this month he hit up docs on the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. to attempt to pinpoint the precise drawback.
In the meantime, Bronny’s USC crew has been in Greece and Croatia the previous couple of days with out him for exhibition video games … although the Trojans are making their method again to L.A. this week to arrange for the beginning of the season within the fall.