LeBron James crashes into Jason Day’s wife during Cavs win

By on December 18, 2015

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS

Updated: Friday, December 18, 2015, 12:28 AM

The perks of courtside seats at a Cavaliers-Thunder game are great until LeBron James crashes into you and sends you to the hospital.

That’s the bizarre fate met by the wife of golfer Jason Day.

Ellie Day left Thursday’s prime-time showdown on a stretcher after James landed on top of her at full speed while trying to keep a loose ball from going out of bounds.

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LeBron James leaves the injured wife of Jason Bay in his wake after diving into the crowd to keep a loose ball from going out of bounds during Thursday's win over the Thunder.David Richard/USA Today Sports

LeBron James leaves the injured wife of Jason Bay in his wake after diving into the crowd to keep a loose ball from going out of bounds during Thursday’s win over the Thunder.

With her PGA superstar hubby right by her side, Day could only flinch as the 249-lb. James came barreling down, flattening her and the chair she was sitting on.

TNT was broadcasting the game and announced that Day was “up and talking” even though she had to be stretchered off with a brace around her neck.

James addressed the accident with reporters after Cleveland edged the Thunder, 104-100,

Ellie Day, wife of golfer Jason Day, leaves Thursday's Cavs-Thunder game on a stretcher.David Richard/USA Today Sports

Ellie Day, wife of golfer Jason Day, leaves Thursday’s Cavs-Thunder game on a stretcher.

“I squeezed her hand and she said she was OK,” James said, according to The Associated Press, adding that he’d been told Day would spend the night at a nearby hospital for observation.

“She was just a little shaken.”

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