Lakers’ Anthony Davis out indefinitely with stress damage in foot

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Anthony Davis is out indefinitely with a stress damage in his proper foot, the Los Angeles Lakers confirmed Friday.

The Lakers supplied no readability on the precise nature of Davis’ damage or a timetable for his return, saying solely that updates “will be provided when appropriate.”

Davis will miss his fourth straight recreation Friday night time when the Lakers host the Charlotte Hornets (10:30 p.m. ET). He was injured final week throughout a win over Denver when he landed awkwardly beneath the basket.

Davis missed greater than half of Los Angeles’ video games because of numerous accidents over the earlier two seasons, and the star huge man’s newest important damage is a significant blow to the Lakers’ hopes of rivalry. 

Los Angeles had received 10 of 16 with Davis taking part in fantastically over the earlier 4 1/2 weeks earlier than his present damage.

Davis is averaging 27.4 factors and 12.1 rebounds this season, the very best totals of his 4 seasons with the Lakers. He’s additionally contributing 2.6 assists and a couple of.1 blocked pictures per recreation.

Reporting by The Related Press.

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