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Anthony Davis
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Seth Dunlap
February 15, 2019 - 5:03 pm
Wasn’t this how the Anthony Davis era in New Orleans would always inevitably end, with Davis walking off the court with yet another injury, unlikely to ever play for the Pelicans again? Davis, one of the most oft-injured stars in the history of the NBA, has been dealing with a torn labrum in his...
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USA Today
The Pelicans soap opera has become more unbelievable than reality television. The latest episode took place Thursday night in the Smoothie King Center. The Pels pulled out an uplifting win over the OKC Thunder, but the bigger story was disgruntled All-Star Anthony Davis wasn’t around to witness it...
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Michael Cohen
Steve Geller
February 15, 2019 - 3:10 pm
The Pelicans officially made the announcement that the team and general manager Dell Demps have decided to mutually part ways. “We will immediately begin the process of restructuring our basketball operations department,” stated Saints and Pelicans Owner Gayle Benson. “This will include a...
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Anthony Davis Pelicans
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Kristian Garic
February 14, 2019 - 10:08 pm
Anthony Davis walked out of the Smoothie King Center during the Pelicans game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, after suffering a shoulder injury. Late in the first half against the Oklahoma City Thunder Davis was attempting to block a shot from a Thunders player Nerlins Noel, and walked off the...
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February 14, 2019 - 9:46 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Julius Randle capped a 33-point, 11-rebound performance with three clutch baskets in the final minutes, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 131-122 on Thursday night despite losing All-Star Anthony Davis to a shoulder injury after the first half. Davis was...
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Jan 17, 2019; London, ENG; NBA commissioner Adam Silver gives a pre game press conference before the game between the New York Knicks and Washington Wizards at The O2 Arena
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Seth Dunlap
February 14, 2019 - 2:53 pm
The hypocrisy from the NBA just keeps coming as they bungle their handling of the Anthony Davis situation in New Orleans. The association, and the Pelicans, confirmed that the NBA is forcing the Pelicans to play Anthony Davis despite his trade request. Davis has been an albatross for the...
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Michael Cohen
Kristian Garic
February 13, 2019 - 6:34 pm
The NBA insists the league did not threaten to fine the Pelicans $100,000 dollars if the team sat Anthony Davis out for the remainder of the season, following his trade request. A Pelicans source has confirmed the league's assertions today with WWL Radio. The source, also said the league simply...
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USA Today
Anthony Davis didn't get dealt at the NBA trade deadline and has forced his way back into the Pelicans line-up, yet #23 looks disinterested in playing for the team we all know he does not want to be a part of. Not only is the team suffering, but so are the fans who pay good money to attend games in...
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Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
February 12, 2019 - 10:14 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Disgruntled star Anthony Davis scored three points on 1-of-9 shooting, outplayed badly by big man Nikola Vucevic as the Orlando Magic beat the listless New Orleans Pelicans 118-88 on Tuesday night. Davis played 24 minutes in his third game since his agent told New Orleans the six...
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February 09, 2019 - 8:42 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ Anthony Davis didn't need long to win back the crowd after being booed during his pregame introduction and the first few chances he had to handle the ball. But the Pelicans sought to close out a close game without Davis on the court anyway _ and narrowly pulled it off. Playing...
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