LeBron James is again within the sport! After testing adverse to COVID eight occasions, LeBron will be capable of play within the sport tonight towards the Los Angeles Clippers.
Earlier this week, the NBA launched a press release that LeBron had examined optimistic for COVID. The league mentioned, “In accordance with the Protocols, and the consistent testing practice that has been in place since the 2019-20 Season Restart in Orlando, the sample that produced the initial positive test was re-run twice and returned one negative and one positive result on two different PCR instruments.”
League assertion on LeBron James pic.twitter.com/xUzMYa9EpW
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) December 2, 2021
The league continued, “As a result, James underwent additional testing on November 30, with one test returning a negative result and a second test resulting in a clinically inconclusive result.”
He missed the sport Tuesday evening towards the Sacramento Kings. Nonetheless, this isn’t the primary sport he’s missed of the season. In response to People, LeBron has missed 10 video games resulting from accidents and one other one resulting from his first suspension. His first suspension was the aftermath of the heated blowout between Isaiah Stewart.
LeBron has been vaccinated and boosted, a number of exams have come again optimistic. Now, the NBA is reporting that he has handed all NBA well being and security protocols after a false optimistic. Even LeBron suspected one thing “fishy” was occurring.
🤔One thing is REAL 🐠 🐟 🎣 🐟🐠 occurring
— LeBron James (@KingJames) December 1, 2021
The four-time champ by no means had COVID. Shams Charania, NBA Analyst, posted the NBA’s assertion to LeBron’s false optimistic.
Simply in: Lakers star LeBron James has been cleared from well being and security protocols to return on Friday vs. Clippers, after testing optimistic however since registering a number of adverse COVID-19 exams, sources inform @TheAthletic @Stadium.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) December 2, 2021
Anticipate LeBron to be again in full movement in tonight’s sport!