DeMarcus Cousins calls duo with Anthony Davis ‘Fire and Ice’

Nicknames often take quite some time to marinate before they are ready to spring forth. That’s not the case for Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins, the new twin towers of the NBA.In an interview with Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated, Cousins coined a phrase that is just perfect: “Fire and Ice.” “We’re opposites. Got a little fire. Got a little ice,” Cousins said. Said...
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7 things to expect in DeMarcus Cousins’ first game with Anthony Davis and the Pelicans

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Anthony Davis rebuffs DeMarcus Cousins on playing for Kings: ‘I wasn’t going to Sacramento’

Plenty of things seemed odd about the Sacramento Kings decision to trade DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans. One of them is that the Kings sit a game ahead of the Pelicans in the Western Conference playoff race. Why were they selling to a team below them in the standings? Why didn’t the Kings try to team Cousins up with a fellow University of Kentucky star, Anthony Davis...
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Anthony Davis reacts to DeMarcus Cousins trade

Anthony Davis has a new partner in crime in New Orleans.The New Orleans Pelicans traded for DeMarcus Cousins Sunday night, an out-of-nowhere deal after Cousins had made it clear he wanted to remain with the Sacramento Kings and Davis had put on a historic show at the All-Star Game.Davis, of course, was all smiles after the unexpected move, according to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman:“This...
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WATCH: Pelicans F Anthony Davis on winning the 2017 All-Star MVP

Davis set an All-Star record with 52 points and 10 rebounds on Sunday
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Anthony Davis to be ‘very involved’ in efforts to re-sign Jrue Holiday

Anthony Davis isn’t about to let his No. 2 option on the New Orleans Pelicans depart in free agency this summer.Davis said this week that he plans to be “very involved” in the team’s efforts to re-sign guard Jrue Holiday, who will become an unrestricted free agent after the 2016-17 season.“I’m doing that right now,” the 23-year-old big man said, per Marc Stein of ESPN...
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WATCH: Anthony Davis finally gets dunked on

Pelicans big man Anthony Davis is human, as we found out on Tuesday night. Norman Powell drove the lane and changed him, and even though he took an odd angle and had to throw down a right-handed slam across his body, he pulled it off. And the most difficult part of the dunk was that he did it with Davis challenging him at the rim. Anthony Davis hath finally been posterized, courtesy...
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Russell Westbrook leads NBA in scoring, averages a triple-double… and will not start in All-Star Game

Well, Russell Westbrook may be the biggest NBA All-Star Game starting lineup snub of all-time.Despite leading the NBA in scoring (30.6 points per game; nearly two full points better than anyone), leading the NBA in Player Efficiency rating (29.56), and averaging a triple-double (10.6 rebounds, 10.4 assists), the Oklahoma City Thunder guard is reportedly not among the five players...
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January 19, 2017  |  Discuss

Anthony Davis wants Pelicans to be more like Celtics

Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans sit on a 1-9 record. Nobody would suggest the Pelicans have one of the most talented rosters in the NBA. One of the most talented players, sure. But Davis doesn’t sound like a guy all too pleased with how his team has performed so far this year. Davis opened up with’s Chris Forsberg: We want to be kind of like how Boston...
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November 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Anthony Davis out $24 million for not making All-NBA team

New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis missed out on a huge payday on Thursday when he wasn’t named to any of the three All-NBA teams. Davis, who signed a five-year, $145 million extension with the team last July, had incentives embedded into his contract that would have paid him a higher percentage of the team’s cap should he hit some thresholds. According to the current...
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May 26, 2016  |  Discuss

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