Despite his sprained ankle Thursday, the star center of Los angeles lakers, Anthony Davis, is ready to play against Denver Nuggets the fifth game of the final of the Western Conferencehis technician said Friday, Frank Vogel.
Both Davis and LeBron James, who received a blow to the thigh, “will continue to receive treatment. Have experienced some pain but they are ready“for Saturday’s game, Vogel said at a press conference at the season finale venue NBA in Disney World (Orlando).
In a bad fall after a throw, Davis suffered a ankle sprain left that generated a great scare on the Los Angeles bench with six minutes and 44 seconds left in the fourth game on Thursday.
The pivot seemed resent the injury during the following minutes but he continued on the track and finished the game with 34 points that were key to the victory of the Lakers, who placed 3-1 in the series and can seal their pass to the finals of the NBA in the fifth game on Saturday.
Davis is averaging 32.3 points and 6.5 rebounds in this tie against Nuggets, they are required to win the next three games to qualify.