Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/18/14
NEW ORLEANS -- After sitting out two games with a mild concussion, New Orleans Hornets rookie forward Anthony Davis looked sluggish in missing five of his first six shots Friday night against the Charlotte Bobcats. But then Bobcats forward Byron Mullens lit his fuse, and it was game over. Davis used a first-half confrontation with Mullens to spur him to a career-high 23 points, 11 rebounds and five blocks and power the Hornets (3-2) to a 107-99 victory over the Bobcats. Davis, who scored 18 points in the final 27 minutes, got tangled up with Mullens on a rebound with 2:58 left in the first half, and the two had to be separated at halfcourt. Mullens was called for a flagrant foul, and Davis picked up a technical. The NBA's top draft pick seemed to perk up after the tussle, scoring on three consecutive possessions and then scoring the Hornets' first 11 points of the second half. "That is the thing about Anthony that I saw in the preseason -- he's got a bit of an edge about h...
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