Is LeBron James' injury worse than we thought? | The Jump

  • Published on Jan 18, 2019
  • Rachel Nichols, Brian Windhorst and Scottie Pippen of The Jump discuss the possibility that James Harden drops 50+ on Los Angeles in Rockets vs. Lakers. They then (2:15) discuss the ongoing groin injury situation with LeBron James, agent Rich Paul's recent comments, his possible practice coming up, and whether he should sit out until the 2019 NBA All-Star Game.
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  • JensenAmory
    JensenAmory 4 months ago

    Kyrie and Hayward get injured= Boston eastern finals
    Lebron gets injured= ? Is he trying to work a narrative perhaps?

  • Brandon Atkinson
    Brandon Atkinson 4 months ago

    Lakers won't make the playoffs

  • Brandon Atkinson
    Brandon Atkinson 4 months ago

    Lebron is getting old not the same as he use to be

  • Tiny Wino
    Tiny Wino 4 months ago

    LeBron has taken a lot of time off to try and recruit Carmelo trust me I’ve seen them

  • #1DraftPick BigWalk
    #1DraftPick BigWalk 4 months ago

    If this nigga don’t bring his punk ass back already

  • spacebjorn
    spacebjorn 4 months ago +1

    LeBron is staying put because:
    1. Focus on being 120% healthy before returning because why risk a serious injury at this point of his career is catastrophic
    2. Let the young core to develop as much as possible because Kuz, Zo, and Ingram will need to be all-star caliber for this team to contend
    3. Giving a platform for the young talents to have more sample size minutes because if Lakers plan to acquire a big-time free agent, they need to increase their tradable values

  • Ivan Cruz
    Ivan Cruz 4 months ago

    Put respect on Kobe’s name

  • LordKlek
    LordKlek 4 months ago

    rachel is a hoe

  • Matt C
    Matt C 4 months ago

    Harden 60 pts
    FT 58/150
    FG 1/100

  • qaib thai
    qaib thai 4 months ago

    who is that fat kid.....

  • dave watson
    dave watson 4 months ago

    Scottie is dying inside talking about a dude over under 50 lmao

  • DeAndre Page
    DeAndre Page 4 months ago

    LeBron James's injury helps to put pressure on the Lakers GM. 😂😂😂😂😂
    I love it, because that forces a trade.
    Some Lakers were hiding behind a healthy LeBron James.
    Consider yourself even more EXPOSED with Lonzo Ball's latest injury = out 6 weeks (notorious slow healer).

  • Mtoz B
    Mtoz B 4 months ago

    You can easily tell who is an analyst who never played the game and an analyst who played the game at a higher level....mindset different

  • Felicia Moniq
    Felicia Moniq 4 months ago

    Maybe he’s trying to stay out to save his legs for 2024+ when Bronny gets to the nba

  • Togodly 23
    Togodly 23 4 months ago

    Lebron get your lazy ass back on the court

  • Derrick Wade
    Derrick Wade 4 months ago

    Kobe did the same thing like 13 years ago

  • Boom Gang
    Boom Gang 4 months ago

    This is a joke fat boy is talking out of his ass, this is not special foh

  • TheRealNoodles
    TheRealNoodles 4 months ago +1

    Just making an excuse cos boogie is coming back and the Warriors will be at Staples Center

  • Erika  Harvey
    Erika Harvey 4 months ago +1 click here to see lebron dunk on James Harden !

  • Marcellis Fields
    Marcellis Fields 4 months ago

    Windy aint green by a long shot. Aint nothing wrong with Lebron, he finessin!😂😂😂

  • Randy Reed
    Randy Reed 4 months ago

    His season is over.

  • soldier2009
    soldier2009 4 months ago

    Lebron is recruiting players right now. Remember back in 2015 Lebron was "out" for 2 weeks then when he came back Cavs acquired JR Smith, Iman Shumpert, and Timofey Mosgov?

  • Khodav
    Khodav 4 months ago

    "Never in my lifetime have we seen offense like this" ...sorry were you born after Kobe retired?
    Brian Windhorst is a typical small market team advocate who still can't pay homage to players like Kobe who constantly torched everyone

  • Cmindless
    Cmindless 4 months ago

    Yea idk abt that scottie😂

  • asterisk911
    asterisk911 4 months ago

    If you can't talk about LeBron's game, you start talking about his groin.

  • asterisk911
    asterisk911 4 months ago

    Well... Pippen got this one right. It only went to one overtime, and so Harden got held below 50 points by 2 missed free throws.

  • MRulerrr
    MRulerrr 4 months ago

    he knows they won't win it all this year. He takes as much time off as he can. They will make the playoffs but won't get far. It really doesn't matter.

  • mr pogi
    mr pogi 4 months ago

    Brian windhorst need to hit the treadmill bruh he fuckin fat dude

  • Fernando Martinez
    Fernando Martinez 4 months ago

    Bron and Magic too smart.. they know they have to push these young's a game plan.. love it! Go Lakers!!

  • Quicktwosteps
    Quicktwosteps 4 months ago

    He's jusT maKing sure he has 6-month supply of those magic elixirs straight from Miami.

  • Abel Vasquez
    Abel Vasquez 4 months ago

    Anybody catch the guy @4:21

  • Creative Vision
    Creative Vision 4 months ago

    His worst injury is his ego

  • Carlos O
    Carlos O 4 months ago

    Rumors are Lebron will never be the same

  • Mark Jaramillo
    Mark Jaramillo 4 months ago

    LBJ got a bad batch of HGH

  • 2Kid
    2Kid 4 months ago

    The houston rockets referees will probably win MVP

  • TheClassictvfan
    TheClassictvfan 4 months ago

    It took into OT to get to 50 points.

  • Unreal Sweat
    Unreal Sweat 4 months ago

    James Harden? More like James Guard Him

  • zyl zyl
    zyl zyl 4 months ago

    LeBron is faking it .... He knows he aint git a chance to get a ring this season .....
    Or ever

  • Tommy Rose
    Tommy Rose 4 months ago

    As of right now Scottie is right about the lakers. Up by 20

  • MrSwiftSilence
    MrSwiftSilence 4 months ago

    Could they stop saying “no assist on that” because the narrative, according to idiots who don’t know basketball, is that Harden isn’t passing during this run. Nobody is setting him up to score but he’s still setting up others.

  • Bob Gil
    Bob Gil 4 months ago

    The brother a prissy must be the Trump curse.

  • Valorie Thompson
    Valorie Thompson 4 months ago

    Rachel laughs at everything. She is so annoying. Silly, ugly , heifer.

  • Aren Moore
    Aren Moore 4 months ago

    I like the fat dude

  • NeqTV Vlogs
    NeqTV Vlogs 4 months ago

    Lebron resting up so he can get the team over the hump

  • July Stylez
    July Stylez 4 months ago

    How is a day to day injury longer than weeks? C'mon LeBron...

  • KID
    KID 4 months ago

    u mean kyle kuma dropping a 50 on rockets

  • The Captain
    The Captain 4 months ago

    I really hope these young Lakers squad will shutdown that flopper tonight! Maybe knock his ass a little bit and make sure those referees call real fouls and not fake ones. Make sure he earns every point the hard old school way. Damn it, tired of these zebras letting him get away with flops and calling nonsense fouls.

  • McKinley Webb
    McKinley Webb 4 months ago

    Never seen a stretch of scoring like this...Wilt Chamberlain AVERAGED 50 POINTS per game in 1961...I hate when people exaggerate like that...Harden should not even be mentioned among the all time scorers...pure nonsense...

  • Savino 310
    Savino 310 4 months ago +1

    “Flopping” aside, Harden’s offensive style is so much fun to watch

  • Onlyrealmusic4life
    Onlyrealmusic4life 4 months ago

    Yo Harden is averaging over 30 shots in the past 5 games and 15 fts lolol

  • William Stuart
    William Stuart 4 months ago

    Has Lebron ever even talked to Brian Winhorst face to face? Or even acknowledged he's alive? This dude made a career off Lebron and I ain't never heard Lebron say anything about this dude.

  • DEBBO8080
    DEBBO8080 4 months ago

    I thought that was Jonah Hill

  • Delmar Frazier
    Delmar Frazier 4 months ago

    Rachel. The Maya Moore Jordans on

  • Scott Gabelman
    Scott Gabelman 4 months ago

    Kobe average 35 points a game in 2006! What do they mean they haven't seen a player stretch like this Chamberlain averaged 50 points for one season too!

  • Eddie
    Eddie 4 months ago

    Oh yeah yeah

  • Uriel Riley
    Uriel Riley 4 months ago

    #urhealing in L.A will bring Lebron back immediately all natural healing

  • Anthony S
    Anthony S 4 months ago

    Fat boy always been a Lebron fan boy . always hated the lakers

  • Med Scratch
    Med Scratch 4 months ago

    Brian Windhorst is kind of a joke. Anyone remember Kobe's stretch??

  • Blong Xiong
    Blong Xiong 4 months ago

    Never seen a offensive stretch like this, he never seen my 2k career

    GOLD BLOODED 4 months ago

    He aint injured hes hiding from the warriors LOL

  • Rudie Obias
    Rudie Obias 4 months ago

    How do you average 50+ points a game with ZERO assists?!

  • JaM EvolvE
    JaM EvolvE 4 months ago +1

    This man said he’s never seen nothing like this in his lifetime lol boy so you wasn’t alive when Kobe was in his prime??? QUIT BOOSTING HARDEN GHOST CALL TRAVELING ASS

  • Krucifer 420
    Krucifer 420 4 months ago

    If the refs want harden to get 50 he gon get 50

  • 75plag
    75plag 4 months ago

    OKC is overrated

  • curtflirt2
    curtflirt2 4 months ago

    Maybe she needs to go to his house and heal him.

  • Nate Joy
    Nate Joy 4 months ago

    He only gets 35.

  • Lil Kloud
    Lil Kloud 4 months ago

    Is that Jonah Hill????

  • Erik Jansen
    Erik Jansen 4 months ago

    I hope the Lakers are watching this. BTW. Windhorst is really butthurt that the Lakers are not being upfront with the press. lol

  • Mahesvara [][][][]
    Mahesvara [][][][] 4 months ago

    Harden need to play for 48 minutes every game............ and need to shot all the Houston FGA 100% of a time every ball possession.............he doesn't need to pass to his inferior teamates............... for the rest of the remaining rockets games.............. and to the next season for 82 games............... and every season for 82 games..............

  • D D
    D D 4 months ago

    if LeBron misses the next 6 games, I'd be 100% sure that he's trying to pass MJ in scoring against the Bulls AT CHICAGO. Yes. LeBron is 326 points away from Jordan, and if he averages 25 ppg after he returns, that's gonna take him 14 games to pass MJ. The Lakers are 20 games away from an away game at Chicago. Considering how light everyone thought the injury was (and it probably is), it just seems to me that LeBron is taking rest, AND trying to pass Jordan AT CHICAGO because that moment's gonna be legendary and he knows that. He knows how it's gonna help him in the Jordan vs LeBron debate, at least symbolically.

  • I am Negan
    I am Negan 4 months ago +1

    I think Racheal smashed Lebron and Wade when they was on the heat! I think Kg big 3 Celtics got a piece too!

  • Mandel Harvey
    Mandel Harvey 4 months ago

    Same as Shaquille preseason injury. He'll take a break now. Play when it's important.

  • Anton Z
    Anton Z 4 months ago

    Made "jewish money" comment on 23rd of Dec 2018 -> 3 days later sustained sneaky injury being hard as nails all his career.
    Unofficial ban from games by elites? Looks like it.

  • Big Worm
    Big Worm 4 months ago

    Brian gotta ease down on the cheeseburgers. ESPN thinks it's the in thing to be obese. Smh

  • Geert Matthys
    Geert Matthys 4 months ago

    35 year old ♿

  • Deangelo Hall
    Deangelo Hall 4 months ago +1

    Unf gang ent🎤🎧🎼

  • Central Lifestyle
    Central Lifestyle 4 months ago

    Harden is gong to drop 60 points on the Lakers tonight. Easy. And he’ll walk out of Staples with the W. At least two or three Lakers’ players will foul out.

  • Cameron Potts
    Cameron Potts 4 months ago

    Who cares you see how much more interesting tha nba is without him. Zion coming next year. Boogie coming back! Nobody is missing Lamebron James. He should retire.He's done! :D. Nobody cares about his fake hype :D

  • DAV
    DAV 4 months ago

    Because if they told the truth lots of tickets wouldn’t sell lmao your franchise lies to you. Little franchise. All about money. Will never reach the celtics.

  • Jakob Hartley
    Jakob Hartley 4 months ago

    They need to get this fat guy off of espn. All his opinions are very triggering. He’s the typical media guy looking for any kind of bullshit to talk about just to fill time gaps

  • Woodrow Wilson
    Woodrow Wilson 4 months ago

    That is a Jewish cruse.

  • Inderdeep Singh
    Inderdeep Singh 4 months ago

    Brian windhorst stay throwin shade... u weren’t alive in 05-06? You weren’t alive in the 90’s?

  • Kent Carpenter
    Kent Carpenter 4 months ago

    Windhorst just forgot Kobe existed? I mean 🤷🏼‍♂️

  • Yaboy
    Yaboy 4 months ago

    Harden ain’t getting no damn 40 pt game against the Lakers. Zo, Ingram, kcp and hart locking up harden. With McGee Tyson and zubac holding it down in the paint.

  • David
    David 4 months ago

    I don't care when LeBron comes back because this year doesn't mean anything so LeBron just rest my guy and save that energy for next season when we get another star player then go ham on these niggas

    BLACK FACTS 4 months ago

    How convenient that Lebron gets injured and haven't played since he called out the NFL owners as having a slave owner mentality. Think he's letting that issue die down by distracting the public with a so called injury. Was about to screw his money up for real .

  • mbp85
    mbp85 4 months ago

    The day LBJ said he was the greatest was the day I stopped being a fan.

  • James, Lebron James
    James, Lebron James 4 months ago

    Rachel enjoys calling 30 something guys old for some reason. Maybe because she is 51 and doesn't want to feel old herself

  • You Tube
    You Tube 4 months ago

    Pippen looks like he hasnt aged since 1998

  • Tonio W.
    Tonio W. 4 months ago

    Y’all think Lebron hurt smh, he really filming space jam 2 😂😂😂😭

  • Jay Tee
    Jay Tee 4 months ago +4

    The real question should how many free throws is he getting over or under 20? 😂😂 ima say over bruh 💀

  • Jason Martinez
    Jason Martinez 4 months ago

    Jordan is the GOAT LeBron is not even close. LeBron is the greatest of the 2010s, he’s not the GOAT though. Kareem, Russell, Jordan, Magic, and Chamberlain are all ahead of him.

  • Charles T.
    Charles T. 4 months ago

    Didn’t the Lakers downplay Lonzo’s injury last year and then he ended up getting surgery in the off season after missing 32 games? This Lebron injury is worse than the Lakers are letting on... but the Lakers are are a business first whose no. 1 job is to sell tickets, and if they announce Lebron is out for the rest of the season ticket sales hit rock bottom....

  • Charles T.
    Charles T. 4 months ago

    Harden gonna drop 45 on them young little lakers boys... y’all forget harden plays real physical when driving in the lane and Ingram Ball and Kuzma are all too light weight and weak to hold harden back in the lane... I harden has a good game and gets some help from the rest of his team it should be a win... also Houston is coming off two days rest as well..

  • pfunk42
    pfunk42 4 months ago

    Did Brian's fat ass not see Kobe play? As great as this scoring streak is for's not better than Kobe's and Kobe averaged 40 points for a month.....ON THREE DIFFERENT OCCASIONS!! WTH is going on with ESPN's hatred for Kobe?

  • D-Man
    D-Man 4 months ago

    So if LBJ misses all star game Luka will be the captain?? LOL

  • life is good
    life is good 4 months ago

    I think lebron James has a legit hernia but the lakers aren't saying anything. I had a double hernia operation, not a joke. Lebron James will not flop after this operation. Go lakers good luck Lebron James.

  • cenvalleybasketball
    cenvalleybasketball 4 months ago

    Soooo we're gonna act like Kobe hasn't avg 40+ for a whole month 4x in his career? Let's all calm tf down please smh. This stretch has been done before and better

  • Terryon McMillion
    Terryon McMillion 4 months ago

    How do you go from day-to-day to 3-6 weeks?

  • Victorious
    Victorious 4 months ago

    Karceno called it