Given that NBA Baby Clothing this was his first media availability, since clearing the NBA's health and safety protocols early after it was ruled that his positive test in Sacramento was a false positive, there were no prizes for guessing what the first few questions were going to be about.
James was placed into the league's health and safety protocols prior to the team's game against the Kings on Tuesday (ET). However, after the false positive, he returned multiple negative tests which led to him being cleared from the protocols.
"Pretty confused, frustrated, angry with not being able to do anything." James said postgame regarding the past few days.
Calling it 'unfortunate' that a player gets put into isolation the moment they return a positive test, even if it's a false positive, James believed the entire situation was handled quite poorly.
That false positive test forced James to miss the team's game against the Kings. So, instead of playing his fourth straight game, which would have been a season-high, he missed the 12th game of a possible 23 (now 24).
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