Lakers star Anthony Davis exited Friday’s game against the Denver Nuggets and was later ruled out with a right foot injury, the team announced. Here’s what you need to know:
- The injury appeared to occur on a play in the first quarter as Davis scored around Nikola Jokic. Davis didn’t return after halftime.
- Davis had scored 10 points in 17 minutes prior to exiting.
- He’s recently played some of the best basketball of his career, scoring 30-plus points nine times in the past five weeks, including a 55-point game earlier this month.
Anthony Davis (right foot injury) will not return, per the Lakers.
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