Next NBA superstar under contract! FaZe Clan has signed the son of NBA megastar LeBron James, LeBron "Bronny" James Jr., who will produce content for the gaming clan with immediate effect.
Bronny James, son of Lakers superstar LeBron James, is now officially under contract with FaZe Clan, the organization announced. A promotional video was released to mark the occasion, displaying Bronny's dazzling skills both the basketball court and behind the PC. The 15-year-old basketball prospect will be creating content for the Clan, using his name's draw power to strengthen the relationship between sports and esports even further. Bronny specializes in Fortnite and Call of Duty and that's where most of his content will be coming from.
Brony is not an anomaly in FaZe Clan's recruitment. Last week the esports organization announced the acquisition of a current NBA star - Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons. With young Mr. James' signing, FaZe have secured the future as well as the present. Bronny had been playing with FaZe's content creators for some time and should feel right at home now that he's become an official part of the clan.
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With over 40 content creators and streamers, FaZe Clan is one of the largest esports organizations in the world and they are not afraid to dip into the sports world to add to that list. Besides the already mentioned James and Simmons, other sports figures part of FaZe Clan are Miami Heat center Meyers Leonard and NFL star JuJu Smith-Schuster of the Pittsburgh Steelers.