Justin Bieber sprains ankle playing basketball before Cincinnati show at U.S. Bank Arena

Posted at 9:21 AM, Jun 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-25 14:09:25-04

Biebs can't catch a break.

In town for a Friday night concert at the U.S. Bank Arena, singer Justin Bieber sprained his ankle a few hours beforehand playing basketball at LA Fitness in Oakley. The mishap came just a week after he fell into a hole on stage during a concert in Saskatoon, Canada. He quickly recovered and told the crowd: "Good thing I'm like a cat and landed on my feet."

After the sprain, Bieber posted a photo on Instagram of him icing his swollen left ankle but promised he was "still gonna crush" later that night in Ohio.


Gonna be taking it easy tonight on stage sprained my ankle playing ball smh all good still gonna crush

A photo posted by Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) on


Bieber has been on a 64-date tour through the United States and Canada since March 9 in support of his fourth studio album, "Purpose." 

CLICK HERE for photos from Friday night's concert or tap the image below: