The Pittsburgh Steelers running back played basketball at L.A. Fitness club in North Pittsburgh on Tuesday night, a manager with L.A. Fitness confirmed.
The gym general manager confirmed the Bell sighting on Wednesday afternoon. Bell tweeted that he was leaving Miami earlier this week, as anticipation continues to built with regard to Bell’s expected return to the team.
Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell was indeed playing basketball at the LA Fitness in Pittsburgh, an LA Fitness manager confirmed. He's back in town. Six days until the deadline to report and play this season.
— Jeremy Fowler (@JFowlerESPN) November 7, 2018
Pictures and videos circulated online late Tuesday of Bell in the club. Pittsburgh resident John Maus, who posted a video of Bell on his Snapchat story, said the subject in his video is “110 percent Le’Veon” and his video was shot live.
Le'Veon Bell Allegedly Spotted Playing Basketball in Pittsburgh as Reports He May Not Report to the Steelers Swirl https://t.co/hgj9j4dKcx
— SportsGossip.com (@sportsgossip) November 7, 2018
Bell, a member of L.A. Fitness who has spent past offseasons working out there, recently left Miami, where he’s trained while away from the Steelers.
Le'Veon Bell Says Farewell to Miami on Social Media https://t.co/YniVt0dadZ
— SportsGossip.com (@sportsgossip) November 5, 2018
This LeVeon Bell nonsense is getting out of hand.
James Conner’s success is helping the Steelers win games.
After a 1-2-1 start to the season, Pittsburgh has won four consecutive games and would be the No. 3 seed if the AFC playoffs started today.
Enough said. Time for both parties to move on.
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