Anthony Davis is one of the star players for the Los Angeles Lakers. Unfortunately, his performance has been marred by injuries and just plain bad luck. It seems he also defended LeBron James recently.
LeBron James made his return to playing for the Lakers during the Lakers game against the Detroit Pistons. Unfortunately, his return turned out to be a controversial one. This is because a huge brawl broke out after James accidentally injured Detroit forward Isaiah Stewart.
James was subsequently ejected from the game due to the brawl, which shocked many fans. Despite this the Lakers managed to win the game with a score of 121-116.
While speaking to reporters after the game, Anthony Davis came to LeBron James’ aid. He stated that James is not a dirty guy and also questioned Stewart’s actions as he charged towards LeBron James.
“Everyone in the league knows LeBron is not a dirty guy.” Says that the moment he realized he had clocked Stewart, LeBron was trying to apologize and say “my bad.” Once Stewart was charging, AD says “I don’t know what he was doing, but we wasn’t going to allow that
With a win under their belt, it remains to be seen whether The Los Angeles Lakers will manage to keep their momentum going and somehow move up the ranks or not.
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