The Lakers will play against the Nets this morning without the presence of LeBron James and Anthony Davis, as made official by the Los Angeles franchise itself.
Both players played in the previous game against Boston, in which they fell in overtime after a controversial play in which the referee’s decision cost them a loss (this has been acknowledged by the NBA). However, facing a struggle in Brooklyn, he is classified as absent due to physical problems. According to the official report, Davis will be absent due to a strain injury in his right foot, while LeBron will be absent due to soreness in his left ankle. The casualties of their two stars have been added to their case with Austin Reeves’ hamstring problem.
Beyond the fact that they are minor ailments, as it is normal for Davis to rest after a recent injury, it is also normal for LeBron to take care of his body; What is certain is that some sports in Los Angeles are in no position to ‘give’. At least the regular season remains and for now they are 13th in the Western Conference at 23-27, a balance that leaves them with two games to spare. play-in And two and a half playoffs. Even if they go without their stars, they are bound to struggle with the entire game this morning. Any win could be crucial for them in the end regular season,
As per the schedule ahead, after playing the Nets they will stay in town to face the Knicks at Madison Square Garden. He still has two accidents on the road before he can return home: Indiana and New Orleans.
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