Sixers

Vote: Did You Like Lebron James’ Mask?

View Comments
(Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

(Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Philadelphia 76ers
Upcoming Games

Buy 76ers Tickets Full Schedule
Monday Jan 5
vs. Cavaliers
Wednesday Jan 7
vs. Bucks
Saturday Jan 10
vs. Pacers
76ers Central
Shop for 76ers Gear
Buy 76ers Tickets

NBA Scoreboard
NBA Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A basketball player wearing a mask during an NBA game because of a facial injury is nothing new. Many players, after breaking a nose or another facial bone, have worn masks to allow them to continue to play as they heal.

So when Lebron James broke his nose in a game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, it wasn’t surprising when he returned wearing a mask. The difference this time, is that instead of the clear mask that most players have worn, James chose an all black version.

PHOTOS: Lebron’s Black Mask

It wasn’t quite the Bane mask James suggested on his Instagram account that he might wear, but it was intimidating none the less.

I mean I just might have to…BaneJames #StriveForGreatness

A photo posted by LeBron James (@kingjames) on

View Comments
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 34,944 other followers