It’s just preseason.
And it was against an undersized Warriors team that started Omari Spellman at center.
Still, Anthony Davis looked like his vintage self Saturday night in his first preseason game as a Laker, scoring 22 points and grabbing 10 rebounds in the first half. Not to mention showing some chemistry with LeBron James.
LeBron James liked it.
Laker Twitter was pumped, too and tried to put the league on notice.
One should answer a Tweet with a gif.
It’s one preseason game. The Lakers are going to be good, no doubt. They’re contenders. But one preseason game is not a statement.