Anthony Davis Will Wear No.
Lakers After Issues With Nike LeBron James was reportedly going to gift Davis
23 to wear in Los Angeles this season.
Davis was acquired by the Lakers in a trade
with the New Orleans Pelicans this offseason for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram,
Josh Hart and three first-round picks.
James posted on Twitter about wearing No.
which he previously wore with the Miami Heat.
The number change for both players will be on
hold until next season, according to Yahoo Sports.
Nike cited production issues and
money that would be lost in
unsold LeBron James No.
23 jerseys as the primary reasons for not allowing
the number changes this season.
The Lakers officially introduced Davis
and his No.
3 jersey on Saturday.