Lakers Fans Hilariously React To LeBron James Dodging A Bullet With Groin Injury

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LeBron James is superhuman. James has played in 94% of possible games in his career, never missed a playoff game, and last season, at the age of 33, played in all 82 games. As USA Today points out, LeBron has never played in fewer than 84% of one season’s games, a mind-boggling stat that could not be possible without the all-time great spending seven figures a year on his health.

LeBron’s 15 years of durability almost sustained a rare chink in the armor on Christmas day when the 33-year-old left the game in the third quarter against the Warriors with a groin injury. After the injury, James could be seen saying that he felt a “pop,” which would undoubtedly spoil the title hopes held by Lakers fans.

Thankfully, an MRI on Wednesday showed that James suffered just a groin strain and is listed as day-to-day.

The collective exhale from Lakers fans was palpable.

Long live the king.


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