Lakers F Davis (ankle) questionable for Recreation 5


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The Los Angeles Lakers formally listed star ahead Anthony Davis as questionable for Recreation 5 of the Western Convention finals on Saturday after he rolled his left ankle Thursday.

Davis hit the deck with 6:44 remaining within the recreation after a shot try over the Nuggets’ Paul Millsap. He writhed in ache on the court docket however in the end stayed within the recreation.

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Regardless of the damage, Davis is anticipated to start out Saturday because the Lakers maintain a Three-1 sequence lead and are one recreation away from advancing to the staff’s first NBA Finals since 2010.

“I’m ok to play,” Davis mentioned. “I rolled it fairly unhealthy however not too unhealthy. I’ll be nice.”

Davis scored 34 factors in 41 minutes of Recreation four because the Lakers pulled out a 114-108 victory. He has averaged 32.Three factors and 6.5 rebounds within the sequence, and 28.9 factors with 9.6 rebounds in 14 playoff video games.

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Lakers guard Dion Waiters additionally was listed as questionable with a sore left groin. LeBron James was listed as possible with a sore proper groin, whereas Alex Caruso (wrist) and Danny Inexperienced (finger) additionally have been possible.

–Area Degree Media

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