Lakers star Anthony Davis to return from 20 game absence after foot injury vs. Spurs

Anthony Davis is finally back.

The star is set to return on Wednesday night in their game against the , barring any setback in warmups, after missing 20 games with a foot injury, .

Davis will be on a minutes restriction, and shouldn’t play more than 24 minutes in the game at Crypto.com Arena. It’s unclear how long that minutes restriction will be in place moving forward.

in his right foot on Dec. 16 in their game against the . Davis went up with Nuggets star in the paint, and he started hopping in pain almost instantly after landing back on his feet. .

Davis was playing some of the best basketball in his career before he went down, too. He averaged 27.4 points, a career-high 12.1 rebounds and shot a career-best 59.4% from the field this season, his fourth with the team.

The Lakers went 10-10 without Davis, and leaned heavily on during that stretch. The on Monday, and he is available to make his debut on Wednesday night, too.

Anthony Davis of the Los Angeles Lakers

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