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New Orleans Pelicans: Anthony Davis is the NBA’s Third Best Player

The New Orleans Pelicans hit the jackpot when former NBA commissioner David Stern announced they’d won the 2012 Draft Lottery. The prize of that class was Kentucky’s Anthony Davis, who was coming off one of the most successful freshman seasons in college basketball history. Davis led the Wildcats to the NCAA Championship, was named the consensus National Player of the Year,...
Via Standing O Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Davis dominates Magic to open his NBA MVP campaign (VIDEO)

The NBA is back, and Anthony Davis continues to remind everyone why he’s an MVP candidate in just his third year in the league. The former Kentucky Wildcats All-American is now a rising star for the New Orleans Pelicans, who opened their season Tuesday night against the Orlando Magic. Davis had a huge game while registering 26 […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Davis: Is He Ready To Join The NBA’s Best?

Anthony Davis: Is He Ready To Join The NBA’s Best? By Tashan Reed: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff… Anthony Davis first burst onto the scene in his freshmen year at the University of Kentucky, quickly capturing the attention of the nation with his impressive play and shameless sporting of the unibrow. While Davis’ nickname and connected eyebrows quickly spiked his popularity, he proved...
Via HoopStuff
October 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Darius Miller, Anthony Davis and Russ Smith talk prior to Pelicans vs. Heat (video)

Anthony Davis and Darius Miller once faced Russ Smith as opponents when the Kentucky Wildcats faced Smith’s Louisville Cardinals in the 2012 NCAA Final Four. Now, the three are teammates on the NEw Orleans Pelicans. In light of their preseason NBA matchup with the Miami Heat, all three talked about coming back to Kentucky to […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Davis named to FIBA World Cup All-Tournament Team

Following Team USA Basketball’s win over Serbia in the FIB World Cup Gold Medal Game on Sunday,’s FIBA World Cup All-Tournament was released. Making the first team was former KEntucky Wildcats star and current New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis. Anthony Davis, USA (MVP): 12.3 PPG, 6.6 RPG, 2.1 BPG, 54.9 FG% If not […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Davis: Coming Home to Give Back to Chicago (Video)

Anthony Davis knows what it’s like to come from humble beginnings. The former Kentucky Wildcats great and current New Orleans Pelicans forward  grew up in the South Side of Chicago. He played high school basketball for Perspectives Charter School, where he had attended school since sixth grade. Though he eventually joined Kentucky and was drafted to New Orleans, Davis hasn...
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

STUDY: Average NCAA football player worth $178K, Hoops $375K

Studies show that the NCAA makes about $11 billion a year in revenue. Remarkably close to the $10.8 billion the NCAA received from CBS and Turner Sports to broadcast March Madness. The Chicago Sun-Times briefly printed that Anthony Davis received $120,000 for his one year at Kentucky. They quickly took it down and retracted it under the threat of lawsuit. However, if Davis was had...
Via The Sports Bank
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

The Hottest Ladies Of Big Blue Nation

In case you morons didn’t already know: In 2012, Anthony Davis led the Kentucky Wildcats to their first National Title in basketball in…
Via Busted Coverage
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

The C's travel to New Orleans to take on Final Four MOP Anthony Davis

On selection Sunday, the Celtics fittingly travel to New Orleans, where Anthony Davis won his 2012 Final Four Most Outstanding Player award leading the Kentucky Wildcats to the national title, to play the Pelicans.Coincidentally, Davis has been in full on Final Four beast mode recently and demonstrating why he will likely be a perennial MVP candidate within a couple of years.In his...
Via Celtics Life
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Young Wildcats growing up, top Vandy to win fourth straight

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Youth served Kentucky very well two seasons ago. Four eventual first-round draft picks, including freshman and top pick Anthony Davis and three other underclassmen, led the Wildcats to their eighth national championship. Last year, it was not so much, as the new crop of high school All-Americans turned collegians never clicked. Kentucky wouldn't even make...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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