LeBron James Out; Anthony Davis Active For Nuggets Game Today

The Lakers season was pretty much over after losing to the Pelicans on Friday

LA might have officially waived the white flag

The Athletic's Shams Charania reported that LeBron James will not play against the Nuggets today

Lakers star LeBron James will be out today vs. Nuggets as he deals with nagging ankle injury, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium. The Lakers are currently one game behind San Antonio for the final Play-In spot.

LeBron has been battling the sprained ankle he suffered in the Lakers game against the Pelicans last Sunday

The ankle sprain caused him to miss the next two games

To be equitable to Mr. James and the Lakers, the 37-year-old put up 39 points in 40 minutes on Friday night

The superstar needs to attend two more games to formally qualify for the league scoring title

 The Lakers have five more games remaining on their schedule