Sources: AD in line to return for Lakers vs. Spurs

by Gordon Dixon - Lakers star Anthony Davis will return to the lineup Wednesday barring any setback during his pregame warmup, sources told ESPN.

Sources: Anthony Davis (foot) set to rejoin Lakers on Wed. 12:58 AM ET Dave McMenaminESPN Staff Writer Close Lakers and NBA reporter for ESPN. Covered the Lakers and NBA for ESPNLosAngeles.com from 2009-14, the Cavaliers from 2014-18 for ESPN.com and the NBA for NBA.com from 2005-09. LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Lakers star big man Anthony Davis will return to the lineup Wednesday against the San Antonio Spurs , barring any setback during his pregame warmup, league sources told ESPN. He will be back in the lineup 5½ weeks after suffering a fractured bone spur and stress reaction in his right foot. Davis will be on a 20-24 minute restriction, easing back from an injury that had some medical personnel projecting an 8-10 week recovery timeframe, sources said. L.A. has gone 10-10 in Davis' absence.