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Anthony Davis did not play much for most of his first month or so in the NBA thanks to some injuries. As a result I think the Hornets have made a point to hold back on his minutes as he gets acclimated to the pro game.
He is still having a solid rookie season with 12.5 points and 7.5 boards a game in just under 28 minutes a game. It isn't going to make him competitive for the Rookie of the Year, but it will be something he can build off of for the future.
However, every so often we will get plays like the one above where he reminds us that he was the No. 1 pick in the draft for a reason.
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Since the NBA had the night off last night, we here at Outside the Boxscore were devoid of any professional slam dunks.
However, today is another day and New Orleans Hornets center Anthony Davis provided us with a good effort against the Chicago Bulls.
Watch as the first pick of the 2012 NBA Draft throws down a one-handed dunk from teammate Greivis Vasquez:
The New Orleans Hornets are open to trading Eric Gordon.
ESPN's Chris Broussard reported that Gordon is "available," but unlikely to be moved because other clubs are "concerned about EG's health going forward."
Yahoo Sports' Marc Spears reported that the Hornets Pelicans will "explore potential deals for him during the off-season."...
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Nate Robinson, who lost his title of “Only Washington Husky To Win The Slam Dunk Contest” over All-Star Weekend, was back in action with the Chicago Bulls on Tuesday, taking on the New Orleans Hornets in the Big Easy. Before the Bulls arrived at New Orleans Arena, some slight modifications were made to the visitor’s locker room in order to accommodate the diminutive guard ...
The Hornets are expected to keep Eric Gordon through the trade deadline.
Eric Gordon had made a big deal in the off-season that he wanted to say adios to New Orleans, and hello to Phoenix. Obviously, that didn’t happen, but his name has popped up in trade rumors via John Reid of NOLA.com. Sources confirm the Hornets would be interested in any trade deal with the Golden [...]The post NBA Rumor: New Orleans Hornets, Golden State Warriors Discussing Eric...
Eric Gordon tried to leave the franchise in the offseason for the Suns with a four-year, $58 million offer sheet that the Hornets matched.
Reports indiciate that Hornets’ guard, Eric Gordon is available and that the team is interested in a deal that would bring Klay Thompson to New Orleans. The Warriors have shown no mutual interest in any such offer.
According to the Times-Picayune:
Sources confirm the Hornets would be interested in any trade deal with the Golden State Warriors that would include second-year shooting...
The New Orleans Hornets made some modifications to their locker room before the Chicago Bulls arrived. Instead of the normal sized locker, 5’9” Nate Robinson, got some modifications to his from the Hornets Pelicans’ ball boy.
The ball boy got word that @nate_robinson was coming to play the Hornets . So he gave him his own special… instagr.am/p/V8DBKuxkOK/
— Rip Hamilton...
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The Cavs return from the All-Star break with the idea of actually winning. Not that they havent been trying before, but sometimes, all a young team needs is the excitement of All-Star weekend (which four of the Cavs starters received) to get a fresh perspective on what it takes to be great. The Hornets are expected to be without starting guard Eric Gordon, who will sit...