Watch Anthony Davis tumble into the stands during Team USA’s game against Brazil


Anthony Davis defends against Tiago Splitter, (Kamil Krzaczynski / EPA)

Anthony Davis took a terrifying tumble into the stands during Team USA’s exhibition victory Saturday night over Brazil.

It was doubly frightening after Paul George’s compound fracture, but thankfully Davis climbed out of the crowd and headed back to the court.

Davis was none the worse for the encounter. He finished with 20 points.

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.

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