Anthony Davis is on his own level right now – perhaps even an MVP level.
The Lakers superstar exploded for 55 points – four short of his career-high – 17 rebounds and three blocks while shooting 22-of-30 from the field and 9-of-9 from the foul line to lead his team past the Washington Wizards on the road 130-119 on Monday (all times AEDT).
According to ESPN Stats and Info, he became the second player in NBA history with 55 points, 15 rebounds and three blocks in a game since blocks were first recorded in 1973-74, joining Kevin McHale, who did so in 1985.
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Davis also became the first Laker with consecutive 40-point games since Kobe Bryant in March 2013.
Over his last 10 games, Davis has averaged 34.2 point…