Anthony Davis

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Mark Menard
May 15, 2019 - 1:26 am
In a turn of events that sent shockwaves through the NBA Tuesday night, rather than a team like the Knicks or Lakers reasserting their place in the Anthony Davis trade sweepstakes by scoring the top pick in the 2019 draft, it was the New Orleans Pelicans themselves who landed the coveted pole...
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May 14, 2019; Chicago, IL, USA; NBA deputy commissioner Mark Tatum reveals the number one pick for the New Orleans Pelicans during the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery at the Hilton Chicago.
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Seth Dunlap
May 14, 2019 - 8:18 pm
In a stroke of incredible, stunning fortune for a franchise that hasn't seen much of it since their inception, the New Orleans Pelicans were awarded the top overall pick in the NBA Draft Lottery on Tuesday night. The Pelicans entered the lottery with just a six-percent chance of landing the No. 1...
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The Pelicans odds off getting the top pick in the NBA draft may be even greater than expected. Shams Charania of Stadium and The Athletic reports that the New York Knicks would want to turn the No. 1 overall pick in a trade package for Pelicans star Anthony Davis. Our NBA Insider @ShamsCharania...
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Could Anthony Davis actually end up continuing his NBA career in the Big Easy? David Griffin, the Pelicans’ new Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations, says he doesn’t believe it’s an absolute certainty that Davis has to leave New Orleans. But, if Davis does decide to stay, it’ll be with...
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Seth Dunlap
April 12, 2019 - 4:32 pm
That didn't take long. The New Orleans Pelicans ended their regular season with a 112-103 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night. Less than 72 hours later they've named David Griffin as their new President of Basketball operations. Griffin will assume control of a franchise that has...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
April 11, 2019 - 6:52 am
I think I was about six years old the last time anyone laid out my clothes for me to wear. Since then, I - for better or for worse - have picked my own clothes. Pelicans star Anthony Davis says someone else picks what he wears. Now, I don't make $25 million a year. However, even if I did, I think I...
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Apr 9, 2019; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis sits on the bench during the first quarter against the Golden State Warriors at the Smoothie King Center.
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Seth Dunlap
April 10, 2019 - 2:02 pm
With bags under his eyes, a sheepish Anthony Davis steps in front of the gathered media throng at the Pelicans practice facility for perhaps the last time. It is the end of an era . His era, the one that began when Davis was drafted seven years ago. The initial promise of a better basketball future...
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Kristian Garic
April 10, 2019 - 1:01 pm
Anthony Davis’ time as a Pelican has been a roller coaster ride, and no year has been bumpier than this season after he requested a trade in February. The Pelicans stood firm as Davis and his agent Rich Paul tried to strong arm the Pelicans into making a deal with the Los Angeles Lakers. A short...
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