The Los Angeles Lakers have confronted fairly a little bit of adversity this season and the information has solely gotten worse since Anthony Davis re-aggravated his earlier tendonis in matchup towards the Denver Nuggets on Feb. 14.
Whereas going through a surging Atlanta Hawks squad over the weekend, the four-time NBA MVP went down with a gruesome-looking ankle damage and was clearly in a whole lot of ache earlier than exiting the sport.
Shortly after, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported that the x-rays had been detrimental on James’ proper ankle however MRIs revealed that he suffered a high-ankle sprain that may preserve him out indefinitely.
One of many favorites to win the 2021 NBA MVP Award, his lacking time is hard for his teammates and Lakers followers however it seems as if Saturday night time’s occasions bothers no person greater than James himself.
Following the sport, James addressed his followers and the NBA world on Twitter, letting all people know he’s “nothing angers and saddens [him] greater than not with the ability to [play] and for [his] teammates… damage in and out proper now.”
In 41 video games this season, James has averaged 25.4 factors, 7.9 rebounds and seven.9 assists per recreation whereas taking pictures .513 % from the sphere and .368 % from 3-point vary.