Indeed, someone truly said, “Children learn more from what parents are rather than what they teach.” For instance, I can’t think of any better example than Bronny James, who has recently taken the media’s attention towards him.
At present, there are many recruits in basketball class; however, no one is that known except Bronny James. Apart from being the NBA Star, LeBron James‘ son, Bronny is standing at the 24th position in the USA ranking by ESPN, while he is the 30th ranking by 247Sports.
Even just at mid-teenage, James is garnering all the limelight towards him. All I could say is ‘like father, Like son.’ However, I would be wrong if I compare them both because LeBron wasn’t this well-known in his high school days. Additionally, as per the sources, Bronny shows a better accuracy range than LeBron during his age.
All in all, before predicting how he might be later, let’s learn how he is doing to date.
|Full Name||LeBron “Bronny” Raymone James Jr.|
|Date of Birth||October 6, 2004|
|Birth Place||Cleveland, Ohio|
|Age||16 years old (as of 2020)|
|Shoe size||7 US|
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight||176 lb (80 kg)|
|Body measurements||34-28-33 inches|
|Biceps size||14.5 inches|
|Father’s Name||LeBron James|
|Mother’s Name||Savannah Brinson|
|Siblings||A brother, Bryce Maximus James, and a sister, Zhuri James|
|Education||Old Trail school (2018)|
Crossroads School (2018-2019)
Sierra Canyon School
|Position||Point Guard / Shooting Guard|
(Los Angeles, California)
|Net Worth||$10 million|
|Social Media||Instagram, Twitter, TikTok|
Bronny James is a chocolate-skinned man with a towering height of 6 ft 2 inches (1.88 m) while weighing 176 lb (80 kg). James is a lean athlete with biceps of 14.5 inches, while his body measures 34-28-33 inches.
Furthermore, James has black eyes with black Afro-style hair, which is short and curly. To illustrate, his oval-shaped face consists of a thin mustache. All in all, Bronny James is seen to workout with his father hitting the gym as well as the court.
The father and son pair hits the gym in L. A and does their drills in the Sierra Canyon High School accompanied by the trainer Chris Johnson.
Bronny James | Family Background
James (full name: LeBron “Bronny” Raymone James Jr.) was born on October 6, 2004, under Libra’s sun sign. Moreover, he is an American-African in ethnicity and Christian by religion.
Furthermore, he was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to his parents, LeBron James and Savannah Brinson. Currently, they reside in Brentwood, Los Angeles, the USA. Apart from it, Bronny has two younger siblings named Bryce Maximus James and Zhuri James.
Bryce Maximums James is the second child of the household born in 2007, while Zhuri James was the youngest born in 2014. Tilting little into the love story of parents, James and Brinson were high school sweethearts after meeting each other in their hometown Akron.
Later, when Bronny was born, Brinson was only 18 while James was 19; thus, they got married later on September 13, 2013.
About Savannah Brinson
Savannah Brinson is the wife of LeBron James and the mother of Bronny James, but prior to that, she is an independent inspiring lady. Savannah was born on August 27, 1986, in Akron, Ohio; she was a cheerleader and a softball player at an early age.
At present, Brinson is a successful entrepreneur, interior designer, businesswoman, and philanthropist. Additionally, she launched her own line of furniture in 2010 named ‘Home Court’ in collaboration with American Signature.
Apart from it, she is an active member of charitable works and stands aloof as the vice president of LeBron James Family Foundation. Alongside, she also started her ‘Women of Our Future’ in 2016 to support young and needed women to accomplish their higher education.
Short Glance on LeBron James
LeBron Raymone James is an American professional basketball player of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was born on December 30, 1984, in Akron, Ohio, and has played basketball since 2003.
To date, James has featured for Cleveland Cavaliers, Miami Heat, and Los Angeles Lakers. Furthermore, he is a world-renowned athlete who has bagged four NBA championships, four NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP) Awards, four Finals MVP Awards, and two Olympic gold medals.
Bronny James | Early Life, Education, and Career
As born into an athletic family, James was into sports at an early age. Apart from basketball, he also carried on to soccer; however, he wasn’t allowed to play ice hockey and American football for his safety.
With the start of Bronny’s athletic career, he first featured with the jersey number 0 (zero) as a tribute to his favorite basketball player, Russell Westbrook. Also, James’ godfather is the basketball player Chris Paul. For his academics, Bronny attended Old Trail School in Bath Township, Summit County, Ohio.
Just in his fourth grade (aged nine), James appeared for the Miami City Ballers in Amateur Athletic Union (AAU). Later, he partook in the League Dallas/Hype Sports Summer Jam as he led the Gulf Coast Blue Chips AAU team to the fourth-grade championship.
Simultaneously, Bronny changes his jersey number zero to 23, the same as his father’s. Following it, he featured in Jr. National Basketball Association (NBA) Midwest Championships and the under-16 Nike Elite Youth Basketball League (EYBL).
All in all, before high school, James transferred to another intermediate private K–12 school in Santa Monica, California. Subsequently, as a part of Crossroads school, James made his debut against the Culver City Middle School, where he had 27 points.
Bronny James | Sierra Canyon School
James committed to Sierra Canyon High School on May 29, 2019, and is expected to graduate in 2023. As per the source, his brother Bryce Maximus and Zaire Wade (son of basketball player Dwyane Wade) also joined the private K–12 school located in Chatsworth, Los Angeles.
As for the gameplay, James’ high school debut was against Montgomery High School in November. James has claimed the most valuable player (MVP) award during his freshman year and has scored a season-high of 17 points.
Overall, James has posted an average point of 4.1 in 15 minutes per game while he appeared in all the season’s 34 games.
Bronny James | College Recruitment
Indeed, James garnered tons of attention in the beginning as the child of the NBA superstar LeBron James; however, some of the attention is worthy. Apart from his family background, James is an undeniable athlete who has a basketball IQ.
To date, James has featured in games as a point guard and shooting guard and is reported to have a smooth shooting stroke. Besides, his scouting report showcases him as a decent ball-handler and passer.
Infact, according to the comparisons drawn, James is doing quite well than his father did in high school. Consequently, many college offers (such as Kentucky, Duke, Ohio, UCLA) have been waiting for him ever since, which is, infact, quite weird at a young age. However, it may not be weird for them.
Altogether, ESPN had announced James to hold Kentucky and Duke as his collegiate options. Recently, 247Sports.com revealed that Bronny James would be attending Duke University for his further studies.
Bronny James Beyond Sports
James is a widely known basketball prospect who is also an avid gamer. Apart from sports, Bronny James is a part of the esports FaZe Clan where he creates social media content and gaming streams.
As a part of it, he streams Fortnite, NBA 2K, and Call of Duty: Warzone under the user name “FaZe Bronny.” Although James is not yet a competitive player in FaZe Clan, he stands as an active member of the Call of Duty team based in Atlanta.
Equally important, Bronny James is quite active in Tiktok and Twitch and has garnered a huge amount of followers. As per the information, James has 4.3 million followers on TikTok and over 300,000 followers on the streaming platform Twitch.
As of 2020, Bronny James is reported to have a net worth of $10 million, making him the youngest millionaire. Additionally, he also has advantages from his partnership in the form of online clout.
Bronny James | Dating Rumors
James is best known for his gameplay and family background. Currently, James is a teenager and has few times involve in some rumors and scandals. Below are the few rumors that came into the limelight about James’ dating history.
Amara Wayans (Daughter of Damon Wayans Jr.)
In early February 2020, the rumors about James dating the first daughter of Aja and Damon surfaced on the internet. That’s because James had flirty comments on her posts on her Instagram accounts.
To illustrate, Amara Wayans (born on November 13, 2002) is an influencer and a model. Additionally, she has featured for the press outlets such as Talk Basket, Your Tango and is the ambassador of Brandy Melville and Kappa’s fashion brands.
As for the dating rumors, they followed each other on social media; however, neither Amara nor James ever commented on that topic.
Similarly, in September, Bronny James was reported to have been dating Peyton Sama, who was seen acting silly and playful in a TikTok video. Ths suspected girlfriend, Peyton Sama, is a TikToker who is famous for her lip-syncing and her dances.
Likewise, advancing to the month of November, Bronny James was suspected of dating the Instagram model, Isabella as the duo were exchanging emojis in the comment section. The James fan wanted an answer about their relationship as the rumors surfaced.
Therefore, in Isabella’s live section, she opened up about their relationship to be normal as just friends. Since Bronny James hasn’t made any comments whatsoever, we have no idea if they were just actual friends or if James got friend-zoned.
Bronny James | News
When a person is followed by fame, nothing goes unseen from the public’s eye and will float around the internet for a long time. Likewise, when Bronny James came into the spotlight, so did his life got transparent.
The foremost time came to his internet troll in June 2020, as the public asked him if he would date Zaya Wade when she becomes legal. At that time, Bronny was receiving donations and questions in the NBA 2K20 stream.
However, some people can get so disrespectful touching such a sensitive topic for fun. Zaya Wade is the son of Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union, who came out as transgender with support. All in all, with such comments made, James was visibly upset with it.
In September 2020, Bronny James got a hard controversy when he revealed his vedio while smoking marijuana. It came as his immature mistake in simple, which was later deleted from his account.
However, people were quick to react and saved the pic on Twitter, and they were also quick to make fun of the situation.
Bronny James FAQs
Is Bronny James a five-star recruit?
According to 247Sports.com, Bronny James is a four-star recruit and is listed as the country’s 30th player.
What grade is Bronny James in 2020?
As per LeBron James, Bronny James is a ninth-grader who currently enrolls in Sierra Canyon School.
How many points is Bronny James averaging?
At present, Bronny James has an average score of 4.1 points in 15 minutes per game this season.
Where did Bronny James commit?
Bronny James committed to the Duke University’s men’s basketball team for 2023 rankings – The Chronicle.