ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 26: LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts to the bench against the Orlando Magic during the second half at Amway Center on April 26, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images)

LeBron James opened up about being sidelined for six weeks, due to a right ankle injury he suffered on March 20.

James called this 40-day period, during which he missed 20 games, ‘very stressful’.

“More stressful than I’ve ever been,” James told reporters, via Ryan Ward of Lakers Nation.

James had 16 points, eight rebounds and seven assists in his return to action.