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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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March 31, 2019 - 8:21 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis has been scratched from the lineup Sunday night against the Los Angeles Lakers. Davis has been listed on the Pelicans' injury report with lower back spasms and also has missed the previous two games. His third straight game out of the...
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March 31, 2019 - 11:24 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James will sit out the final six games of the Lakers' sixth consecutive losing season, the team has announced. In a statement, President of Basketball Operations Magic Johnson and General Manager Rob Pelinka claimed the decision will provide James with a head start on...
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February 28, 2019 - 3:49 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Davis' first night in Los Angeles since the trade deadline started with a loud pregame ovation from Lakers fans still hoping he'll wear their team's uniform someday soon. The superstar forward ended it on the New Orleans bench while the Pelicans failed to keep up with...
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Seth Dunlap
February 23, 2019 - 1:19 pm
Anthony Davis wants to play for the Lakers. He won't be allowed to play against them. The New Orleans Pelicans announced that Davis will be held out of their game against Los Angeles tonight in the Smoothie King Center. The decision was expected as the team had previously indicated it would rest...
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Steve Geller
February 07, 2019 - 2:44 pm
The NBA trade deadline has passed and Anthony Davis remains on the Pelicans. New Orleans reportedly had no communication today with the Lakers, who had been in hot pursuit of Davis to pair up with Lebron James. Trade talks fell apart after Los Angeles felt the Pels were asking too much for the 25...
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Steve Geller
February 05, 2019 - 2:40 pm
According to Broderick Turner of the LA Times the Lakers have pulled out of trade talks with the Pelicans for Anthony Davis. The reason given was that the Lakers feel the Pelicans are making "outrageous" requests. Los Angeles has reportedly offered Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma, Brandon Ingram, two first-...
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Oct 4, 2017; Ontario, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka watches the game against the Denver Nuggets with team president Magic Johnson at Citizens Business Bank Arena.
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Seth Dunlap
February 04, 2019 - 7:13 pm
Word quickly spread on Monday about the Los Angeles Lakers making another overture to the New Orleans Pelicans for star forward Anthony Davis. After last week’s laughable opening offer from Los Angeles, one that was widely panned across the country as insultingly low, you’d think that Lakers...
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Seth Dunlap
January 31, 2019 - 7:49 pm
With news that the Los Angeles Lakers have put at last five different trade packages on the table for Pelicans' star forward Anthony Davis, their message is clear -- the Lakers are willing to send everything they can to the Pelicans now in order to head off a summer bidding war for Davis' services...
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