Anthony Davis RUMORS & NEWS

  • Anthony Davis endorses James Harden for MVP

    The Score "This season's MVP race is as hotly contested as any the NBA has seen in a quarter century, with Stephen Curry, James Harden, Russell Westbrook, LeBron James, Anthony Davis and even Chris Paul enjoying MVP-caliber campaigns. Of course, only one of those superstars will lift the Maurice Podoloff..." March 31

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    New Orleans Pelicans @PelicansNBA

    .@OchsnerHealth injury update: Anthony Davis (left ankle sprain) will not play tonight vs. the Suns

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    Jennifer Hale @JenHale504

    The @PelicansNBA Anthony Davis missed shoot around this morning after rolling ankle during drills. He's now a game time decision vs #Suns

  • Anthony Davis' Agents Undecided On Extension Plans With Pelicans

    Real GM Basketball "Anthony Davis can agree upon a five-year "designated player" extension this offseason with the New Orleans Pelicans. If signed this offseason, Davis would essentially get a six-year max deal with the big jump in pay beginning in 2016." March 16

  • Pelicans' Davis posts historic scoreline in loss "The New Orleans Pelicans' futility this season, in which they sit a game out of the playoff picture with a month to play, was perhaps illustrated best by Anthony Davis' performance on Sunday night. Davis played with historic urgency and abandon. Yet the Pelicans lost 118-111 in double overtime..." March 16

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    Jennifer Hale @JenHale504

    The @PelicansNBA Anthony Davis in locker room for evaluation after sustaining blow to face from Deron Williams. Don't think it's serious

  • Anthony Davis' 43 points match career high as Pelicans beat Bucks 114-103

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "New Orleans Pelicans star forward Anthony Davis' brilliance as a clutch performer was on full display Monday night against the Milwaukee Bucks. He scored eight of his team's 10 points in the final 3 minutes, 35 seconds to lead the Pelicans to a 114-103 victory at the Bradley Center. Davis..." March 10

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    Anthony Davis participated in NO's shoot around & will try to play tonight Vs Detroit barring any setbacks throughout the day.

  • Anthony Davis returns from shoulder injury, will play against Detroit "Eleven days after he left the court in Miami due to aggravating a prior right shoulder injury, Anthony Davis is set to make his return tonight, in Wednesday’s home game vs. the Detroit Pistons. Pelicans fifth-year head coach Monty Williams confirmed that Davis will be in the lineup and start at..." March 04

  • Pelicans lose for Davis 1-2 weeks, Anderson for 2-4 weeks

    Fox Sports Southwest "The New Orleans Pelicans will have to cope without the firepower of forwards Anthony Davis and Ryan Anderson for the near future after both players went down with injuries Saturday in Miami. An MRI confirmed that Davis re-aggravated the right shoulder sprain that held him out of the recent NBA..." February 23

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    Jim Eichenhofer @Jim_Eichenhofer

    Anthony Davis back in lineup; Ryan Anderson game-time decision; Norris Cole not available yet:

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    John Reid @JohnReid64

    Anthony Davis and Ryan Anderson both aiming to be ready for Friday's game against the Orlando Magic

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    Chris Vivlamore @CVivlamoreAJC

    NBA announces Paul Millsap will replace Anthony Davis in Shooting Stars competition. #ATLHawks

  • Anthony Davis will not participate in Sunday's NBA All-Star Game

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Pelicans star forward Anthony Davis will not participate in Sunday's NBA All-Star Game because of his right shoulder sprain, the team announced Wednesday night. Davis missed his second consecutive game on Wednesday against the Indiana Pacers because of the injury. He made the Western Conference..." February 12

  • Anthony Davis iffy for All-Star Game "New Orleans Pelicans star forward Anthony Davis' availability for this weekend's All-Star Game will likely depend on whether he can play in New Orleans' home game Wednesday against Indiana, according to league sources. Sources told that Davis, who suffered a shoulder sprain Saturday..." February 10

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    John Reid @JohnReid64

    Anthony Davis will not play Monday night against Jazz, Pelicans just announced.

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    John Reid @JohnReid64

    Anthony Davis says he's good to go and expects to play tonight against Hawks

  • Anthony Davis to undergo MRI on groin injury suffered in loss to Nuggets

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Anthony Davis will have an MRI on his injured groin on Thursday, New Orleans Pelicans coach Monty Williams said Wednesday after the Pelicans' 93-85 loss to the Denver Nuggets at the Smoothie King Center. Davis, the Pelicans' All-Star power forward, was injured when he leaped to try and pull in..." January 29

  • Anthony Davis questionable for Clippers game with groin injury, will be evaluated tomorrow "New Orleans announced Thursday that All-Star power forward Anthony Davis (groin injury) is listed as questionable to play in Friday’s home game against the Los Angeles Clippers. Davis’ status will be evaluated tomorrow, including during the Pelicans’ morning shootaround at the Smoothie King..." January 29

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    John Reid @JohnReid64

    Anthony Davis says he is playing tonight against the Lakers.

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    nakia hogan @nakiahogan

    Pelicans have upgraded Anthony Davis (toe) to probable. Jrue Holiday (ankle) remain questionable.

  • Pelicans' Davis remains sidelined with toe sprain

    The Score "The New Orleans Pelicans got by without Anthony Davis and Jrue Holiday on Sunday in a road win over the Toronto Raptors. They'll have to do it again Monday on the second night of a back-to-back, albeit against a much weaker opponent. Davis will miss his third consecutive game with a toe sprain..." January 19

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    John Reid @JohnReid64

    Just saw Anthony Davis walking to locker room at shootaround. He was limping and dressed in warmups.

  • Anthony Davis grows into MVP candidate as New Orleans finds its star

    Yahoo! Sports "Anthony Davis can't help but notice the homeless people living under bridges near the New Orleans Pelicans' arena when he arrives for and leaves games. "Any time I see a homeless person I give them money if I have cash on me," Davis said. "You don't know what they're going through. Some people..." November 29

  • Monty Williams tells his players Anthony Davis must get at least 20 shots a game

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "As promised, Pelicans coach Monty Williams gathered his players for a meeting on Wednesday. Williams issued objectives that he wants carried out for the remainder of the season. Perhaps, it didn't come as a surprise that getting the ball more to star forward Anthony Davis is at the top of the..." November 28

  • Davis had little difficulty elevating his game to elite level this season

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "After winning a gold medal on the 2012 U.S. Olympic team and remaining a member in the USA Basketball program for two years, a number of NBA scouts and coaches predicted that New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis’ learning curve would be accelerated. But no one, including Pelicans coach..." April 25

  • Pelicans' Anthony Davis shut down for the rest of the season "The Pelicans will rest Anthony Davis for the team's final four games because they need more pingpong balls, uh, I mean because he is injured. Davis has missed 11 games already this season, but will sit the last four because of back spasms, the team announced Thursday. Davis will join Eric..." April 10

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    Jennifer Hale @JenHale504

    The @PelicansNBA decide to hold Anthony Davis out... For this game only vs. #Suns... So far. Davis' back spasms not improving enough.

  • Anthony Davis is a game-time decision at Utah "New Orleans All-Star forward Anthony Davis (back spasms) will be a game-time decision to play in Friday’s Western Conference game against the Utah Jazz. Davis participated in shootaround this morning at EnergySolutions Arena. “He’s been doing a lot of stuff the last two days,” Pelicans Coach..." April 04

  • Reggie Evans fined $15K for elbowing Anthony Davis in the face

    Pro Basketball Talk "Reggie Evans earned a flagrant-two foul and an ejection for leading with his elbow and clobbering Anthony Davis in the face on Monday, and a day later, he’s earned a $15,000 fine from the league office." April 01

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    nakia hogan @nakiahogan

    Pelicans PF Anthony Davis (ankle) is officially listed as questionable for tonight's game vs. Spurs. He will be a game-time decision.

  • Pelicans forward Anthony Davis eager to return against Atlanta Hawks

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Without Anthony Davis, the New Orleans Pelicans were overmatched by the Toronto Raptors earlier this week, unable to effectively rebound or hold a 14-point lead. Despite the deflating 107-100 loss, Pelicans coach Monty Williams feels much better about heading into Friday night's game against..." March 21

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    Michael McNamara @McNamara247

    Monty to go small with AD at center. Hope we see a lot of that tonight. Need him around hoop because Lowry and Derozen drive a ton.

  • Anthony Davis out due to upper respiratory infection "Anthony Davis will not play tonight against Toronto, due to an upper respiratory infection. News and updates from the Smoothie King Center prior to Wednesday’s interconference game between Toronto and New Orleans: • Pelicans Coach Monty Williams said some of his players were “under the..." March 19

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    Paul Coro @paulcoro

    Monty Williams said Anthony Davis (left shoulder sprain) is a game-time decision for #SunsVsPelicans. Davis said it is feeling better.

  • Anthony Davis listed as day-to-day with shoulder sprain "The New Orleans Pelicans announced just prior to their Thursday afternoon practice in Phoenix that All-Star power forward Anthony Davis will be listed as day-to-day with a left shoulder sprain. Davis sustained the injury during the second quarter of Wednesday’s game at Dallas. The Pelicans (23-34)..." February 27

  • Anthony Davis Davis leaves with shoulder sprain "New Orleans Pelicans star power forward Anthony Davis was ruled out for the game after spraining his left shoulder during the second quarter Wednesday night against the Dallas Mavericks. Davis, the leading scorer and rebounder for the Pelicans, was holding his sprained left shoulder on his way..." February 27

  • Pelicans' Davis relishes inaugural All-Star experience

    Fox Sports Southwest "This past All-Star weekend was an unforgettable experience for Pelicans star sophomore forward Anthony Davis. In what will no doubt be the first of many All Star experiences, Davis both sparkled and learned he has room to grow. One of the many elements that made this maiden All Star..." February 17

  • Pelicans' Anthony Davis will replace Kobe Bryant in All-Star Game "With Kobe Bryant's leg injury keeping him out of the 2014 NBA All-Star Game, the NBA had to name a replacement for his spot on the Western Conference team. With a bevy of deserving candidates in the West, the NBA will select New Orleans Pelicans' big man Anthony Davis. The NBA announced Friday the..." February 08

  • Davis and Lillard taken as top two picks in the Rising Stars game "The Rising Stars Game is officially set as Charles Barkley, Grant Hill, Chris Webber, Shaquille O'Neal and Kenny Smith all made their selections. Taken first overall was Anthony Davis going to Team Webber, with Damian Lillard going second overall to Team Hill. Though the highlight was..." February 07

  • Who should get Kobe’s All-Star spot: Goran Dragic or Anthony Davis?

    Pro Basketball Talk "Whatever new NBA Commissioner Adam Silver does, he’s going to make some people angry, while others will say he’s an idiot. (He should get used to it, pretty much everything he does in the big chair will turn out that way.) Who does he choose for Kobe Bryant’s All-Star spot? Kobe is still out..." February 03

  • Anthony Davis is the NBA's next transcendent talent

    SB Nation "Nov. 8 was the night Anthony Davis really arrived as an NBA star. The New Orleans Pelicans were hosting the Los Angeles Lakers, pitting former All-Everything center Pau Gasol against the 2012 No. 1 pick. What happened from the opening tip to the final buzzer sounding was a complete and utter..." January 29

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    New Orleans Pelicans @PelicansNBA

    Anthony Davis (soreness in left index finger) will not play tonight.

  • Pelicans beat Magic 100-92 behind Anthony Davis' stellar performance

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Late in the fourth quarter, New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis took the ball and drove the lane for a dunk that forced the crowd to rise to their feet in jubilation. It was a crucial play that helped extend the Pelicans’ lead to eight and seemingly took them out of danger from losing..." January 27

  • Davis draws comparisons to Garnett

    CSN New England "A lanky big man who can shoot from the perimeter, put the ball on the floor, rebound and defend at the highest of levels. For former Boston Celtic Greg Stiemsma, those were the traits that made Kevin Garnett a one-of-a-kind talent. And then he came to New Orleans and is now playing with KG..." January 05

  • Pelicans announce Anthony Davis is active vs Clippers "Prior to tonight's game against the Los Angeles Clippers, the Pelicans activated Anthony Davis (left hand fracture). Davis is expected to play in tonight's game. Tyreke Evans is expected to play tonight against the Clippers after missing the previous two contests." December 18

  • Anthony Davis will miss 4-6 weeks with broken hand

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The broken left hand suffered by New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis in Sunday's victory against the New York Knicks will sideline Davis for four to six weeks, the team announced Tuesday. Davis, who underwent further evaluation by team doctors on Tuesday morning, was diagnosed with a..." December 04

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    Jim Eichenhofer @Jim_Eichenhofer

    Anthony Davis will be evaluated Tuesday when Pelicans return to New Orleans. After the evaluation, the team will have an update on status

  • Pelicans Anthony Davis suffers non-displaced fracture in hand

    SB Nation "The timetable for Davis' return to the court is to be determined. New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis suffered a non-displaced fracture in his left hand in the Pelicans' game against the New York Knicks on Sunday night, the team announced. Davis won't return to the game and his timetable to..." December 02

    NBA Opening Week Highlights

    PSD Staff The 2013 - 2014 NBA season has officially kicked off and there have already been plenty of high flying dunks, blocks and amazing performances. From rookies setting records, the Warriors and Clippers showdown and some posterizing dunks, the season has only just begun but boy are we excited by what... November 04