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LeBron James’ teammate in Los Angeles Lakers Alex Caruso has revealed the NBA professional’s chest bumps are painful.
Los Angeles Lakers have started a good season, and James has already managed to average 26 points, 8 rebounds, and 11 assists per game, including three straight triple-doubles.
Caruso has also contributed in the Lakers’ successful season. His good play often results in a celebratory chest bump from his teammate.
When you’ve won 6 in a row and have the best record in the NBA 😤 pic.twitter.com/GICfBhbbWv
— NBA on ESPN (@ESPNNBA) November 6, 2019
The 25-year-old jokes he gets injured every time when gets a chest bump from James.
He told: “Bron’s gotta watch out. He doesn’t understand the physics of that. He’s got like 60 to 80 pounds on me … But he gets hype, and I get hype and we just roll with it. I did a good job of just kinda rolling out of that so I didn’t take the full hit.”
Caruso jokes LeBron injures him every time they chest bump 😂
“He doesn’t understand the physics of that. He’s got like 60-80 pounds on me.”
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) November 7, 2019
Caruso is undoubtedly happy to have such a relationship with LeBron James. He has signed a two-year contract with $5.5 million deal this summer, which means the bumping chests of the two players’ are to be continued.