Posted February 21, 2014

LeBron James has broken nose, game-time decision vs. Bulls on Sunday

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Heat forward LeBron James scored 33 points before suffering a broken nose. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Heat forward LeBron James scored 33 points before suffering a broken nose. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Miami Heat forward LeBron James suffered a broken nose in the Heat’s 103-81 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday.

He will be a game-time decision to against the Chicago Bulls on Sunday, the team announced.

James was injured with about six minutes to play in the game, when he drove to the hoop and was hit by forward Serge Ibaka’s wrist while going up for a dunk.

James was bloodied on the play and left the game, finishing with 33 points, seven rebounds, four steals and three assists.


1 comments
HansBickel
HansBickel

James was hacked and it appears to be intentional since it could easily have been avoided by Ibaka.  Suspension in order.  Professional sports must be handled professionally.