LeBron James and Rajon Rondo Take Charge as Coaches for Bryce’s Team at the Prestigious Nike Peach Jam Tournament


LeBron James and Rajon Rondo are considered to be two of the smartest players to ever play in the NBA. Both have been known to analyze plays before they even happen, often helping their respective teams to victories.

On Wednesday night, the former LA Lakers teammates were on hand at the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League where this happened:

James and Rondo coached Bryce James and the Strive for Greatness team against the Florida Rebels. Despite the basketball superstars’ presence, the Rebels won the game 72-67. SFG now holds a 1-1 record after winning against the Expressions on Monday.

The younger James and his teammates will have another game on Friday against the NH Lightning. It remains to be seen if the four-time MVP and his assistant coach will pull the same trick and coach Bryce’s team again.

LeBron James arrived just as both teams were warming up. He emerged into the gym without any fanfare and greeted some of the fans and parents on the sidelines. A few moments later, Rajon Rondo pulled up as well.

“King James” supporting his younger son Bryce James, is nothing new. He recently helped fund a multi-million gym for Campbell High after his son transferred there from Canyon High.

The NBA’s all-time leading scorer also often gives tips and instructions to his son when playing in high school games.

LeBron James will have a stacked LA Lakers team to lead next season

On several occasions last season, LeBron James subtly urged LA Lakers GM Rob Pelinka to improve the roster. After a horrible start, LeBron bemoaned the team’s lack of “lasers”.

After the LA Lakers were swept by the Denver Nuggets in the Western Conference finals, James told the media that he only plays for championships. The 20-year-veteran even hinted at possible retirement after the embarrassing loss.

GM Pelinka then went out and nailed the Lakers’ offseason. Pelinka could even win Executive of the Year after retaining Austin Reaves at a bargain price, along with D’Angelo Russell and Rui Hachimura. He also added Jaxson Hayes, Gabe Vincent, Taurean Prince and Cam Reddish to the roster.

LeBron James will lead a team that has length, size, versatility and decent outside shooting. From one to five, the Lakers look loaded for next season. “King James” was so impressed with Pelinka’s work that he welcomed his new and old teammates via IG stories.

Barring any major injuries to James and Anthony Davis, the LA Lakers should be one of the heavy favorites to dethrone the Denver Nuggets next season.

 Watch - LeBron James and Rajon Rondo coach Bryce James and Strive for  Greatness at the Nike EYB event

Related Posts

Compilation of Magazine Covers Featuring ‘Angel’ Maria Sharapova

The compilation of magazine covers featuring ‘Angel’ Maria Sharapova captures her timeless elegance and magnetic presence in the world of fashion and sports media. Each cover reflects…

Tennis Icon Maria Sharapova: A Fashion Maven Beyond the Court

Sports Tennis Star Maria Sharapova Is A Fashionista Off The Court Leah Goldman 2011-08-29T18:12:00Z Share iconAn curved arrow pointing right. Share Facebook IconThe letter F. Facebook Email iconAn envelope. It indicates the ability to send an email. Email …

Maria Sharapova: Mastering Fall Fashion On and Off the Court

Here and above, Maria Sharapova modeling looks from the NikeLab x Sacai collection. On dressing for a workout: “I usually like to keep my workout gear neutral, but I do like to add a pop of color to make me happy. When I’m lifting weights, and I look …

Maria Sharapova Collaborates with Riccardo Tisci on a U.S. Open Apparel Line

Maria Sharapova will return to the U.S. Open next week—and when she does she’ll be wearing a Swarovski-studded tennis dress by Riccardo Tisci for Nike. The all-black look, featuring technical lace and eyelet-like perforations, will be Sharapova’s uniform …

Maria Sharapova: Featured in Vera Wang & Rodarte Fashion Shows!

About Photo #2629004: Maria Sharapova makes the rounds at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week on Tuesday (February 14) at The Lincoln Center in New York City. The 24-year-old Russian tennis… Read More Here Posted to Anna Wintour , Maria Sharapova

Celebrity Street Style: Maria Sharapova’s Fashion Flair

If you know me just a little, you’ll know Maria is my idol. And if you know just a little about tennis and what’s being going on lately, you’ll know this hasn’t been an easy year.  But this year has also shown how she’s more than just a tennis player. …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *