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Alvin Gentry: 'No doubt' Anthony Davis will one day be MVP

There is a ton of optimism surrounding the Pelicans and how they'll fare next season, thanks to a combination of a new head coach in Alvin Gentry who is expected to turbo-charge the offense, along with the continued development of Anthony Davis, who's already viewed by many as being a top-three player in the league.But for New Orleans to truly improve, they'll need to be better on...
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Pelicans expecting 'serious improvement' in low post game of Anthony Davis

There's a lot of excitement surrounding the Pelicans in advance of the upcoming season, and with good reason.The team has arguably one of the game's top-three players in Anthony Davis, and will have a new head coach in Alvin Gentry who is expected to crank up the tempo while improving the New Orleans offense.But internally, there's another reason the team can't wait to get things...
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Anthony Davis on The Late Late Show with James Corden

New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis was a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden and the all-star forward got a chance to discuss his record-breaking contract, being on the cover of NBA 2K16 and he showed James how to Whip and Nae Nae. The post Anthony Davis on The Late Late Show with James Corden appeared first on Hooped Up.
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Anthony Davis shows off dance moves on The Late Late Show with James Corden

We all know that New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis is pretty good at the sport of basketball and if you wondered about his dancing ability, Anthony showed that he can bust-a-move when he needs to. Last night, Davis was a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden and was asked about his dancing ability which eventually led to him showing off his smooth dance moves: Anthony...
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Anthony Davis, Pelicans to get more national TV exposure

New Orleans Pelicans power forward Anthony Davis is already a superstar in the NBA, but the lack of national exposure hasn’t helped “The Brow” become a mainstream celebrity. That’s about to change. The league released its 2015-16 schedule Wednesday night, and the Pelicans will appear on ESPN, ABC, TNT and NBATV a combined 21 times throughout the regular season. New Orleans...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Davis has a pet monkey, for real

New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis has the world at his fingertips. At just 22 years old and after signing a five-year, $145 million extension, he’s not going to be wanting for anything any time soon. Davis, already one of the top players in the NBA, can already cross one thing off his to-do list. Young Meek! A photo posted by Ant Davis (@antdavis_23) on Jun...
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July 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Pelicans coach wants Anthony Davis to shoot more threes

Superstar power forward Anthony Davis made a single three-pointer during the 2014-15 season, but it effectively sent the New Orleans Pelicans into the playoffs. However, Alvin Gentry—the franchise’s new head coach—wants to see “The Brow” hoist more triples next year. According to John Reid of, Gentry said: “That’s got to become a consistent shot for...
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July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Grading the deal: Davis commits to Pelicans until 2020

With a player of Anthony Davis' talent, there's always a fear he could do something unprecedented and forgo a max extension to control his own destiny. LeBron James did a version of that in 2006 when he took a shorter deal on his first extension to be able to become a free agent in 2010. Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh followed suit as fellow members of the class, while Carmelo Anthony...
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July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Anthony Davis’ contract gives us an idea of new salary cap money

Anthony Davis has reportedly agreed to a contract extension with the New Orleans Pelicans that will be the richest in NBA history. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, Davis and the Pelicans have a agreed to a five-year extension worth roughly $145 million that will kick in after the 2015-2016 NBA season. The deal cannot be...Read More
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July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Anthony Davis, Pelicans Agree On Five-Year, $140M Contract Extension

NEW ORLEANS — Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans have agreed on a five-year extension worth more than $140 million. Davis tweeted: “NOLA, I am here to stay! Just getting started” shortly after free agency opened late Tuesday night, and a person with knowledge of the details confirmed the agreement to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the deal cannot...
July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

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