According to The Athletic, Anthony Davis is expected to miss at least a month because of a right leg injury. The Los Angeles Lakers star was injured in a 126-108 win over the Denver Nuggets.
Anthony Davis sidelined for at least a month with a leg injury
The 29-year-old’s injury is a blow to the Los Angeles Lakers, who have somewhat recovered from a disastrous start to the season with 2 wins and 10 losses but still have a long way to go towards the end of the season. . Davis has averaged 27.4 points, 12.1 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game along with a long throw rate of 59.3%.
Last season, the Los Angeles Lakers also had a lot of trouble without Davis because of ligament and right ankle injuries.
Anthony Davis is one of the most comprehensive players in world basketball history. He possesses the skill set of the striker and defender at the same time. The Lakers star originally played as a linebacker (PG) during his high school years. Unbelievably tall growth forced Davis to switch to a central position. Not only excellent in attack, Davis also has top defensive ability. He can defend anywhere on the field.
Despite being a top striker, Anthony Davis still works hard on his skills in stuffing and throwing. He is the most unstoppable striker in the NBA when he can receive the ball to throw or break from outside the 3-point ring.