Illness Can’t Hold Davis, Lakers Back

Jonathan Grant | December 4th, 2019

Anthony Davis is looking like the monster he has always been capable of, so much so that an IV at half time on Tuesday night couldn’t even stop him from leading the Los Angeles Lakers to a 105-96 win over Nikola Jokic and the Denver Nuggets.

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Davis, dealing with symptoms thought to be the related to the flu, ended the night with 25 points and ten rebounds, besting the aforementioned Jokic by 12 and five respectively in those categories. LeBron James, who had 25 points of his own to go with nine assists, effectively scored the clinching bucket, while Davis was instrumental on defense. The Lakers are now 18-3 on the season and 9-1 on the road.

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