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Chris Douglas-Roberts wants Anthony Davis to go vegan, 'put the Whopper down'

Chris Douglas-Roberts is in training camp with the Pelicans on a non-guaranteed deal, attempting to lock up one of the last available roster spots in New Orleans.He's also trying to make an impact on Anthony Davis at the same time. Douglas-Roberts said he's been trying to get Anthony Davis on his kind of vegan diet ."Trying to get him to put the Whopper down" #Pelicans— Scott Kushner...
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Anthony Davis best highlights from 18 points against Pacers

There are few players in today’s sport of basketball like New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis and last night, he showed to be right on his way to helping the Pelicans become a force in the Western Conference. Davis last night in only sixteen minutes of action scored eighteen points and grabbed eight rebounds in the Pelicans close victory. Check out some of his best highlights...
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Pelicans guards impressed with Anthony Davis' three-point shooting

Anthony Davis has been working on his three-point shot during the offseason, which is something that the new head coach in New Orleans, Alvin Gentry, had specifically requested.It's one thing to ask your power forward/center to shoot threes, but it's another entirely for him to pick it up so quickly. Davis has apparently done the latter, and has drawn praise from some of the guards...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Five reasons Saints fans are dreading rest of football season

By Tanisha Robinson / @mslightbright I know, I know. We as a football nation are only days away from Week 4 of the 2015-16 NFL season, and I am already jumping ship. Mission: ABORT. Yes, I too, like the rest of ‘MERICA,’ wait impatiently and full of angst during the summer months for the return of the sweet sound of grunting, hard tackles and helmet contact that is probably...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Davis claims to be frugal, is reminded he bought a pet monkey

Anthony Davis signed a contract extension with the Pelicans worth $145 million, so it's perhaps understandable that his ideas about finances would be slightly different than ours.Still, when claiming to be frugal on a public stage as Davis did at the NBA 2K16 launch event this week, it's best not to have a ridiculous purchase on one's resume.A pet monkey? It's true. (h/t: PBT)
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Davis: ‘I’m never going to turn down shooting threes’

Anthony Davis has already solidified himself as the heir apparent to LeBron James’ throne as the best player in the NBA, and now, the New Orleans Pelicans power forward is adding the three-point shot to his arsenal. In an interview with SLAM magazine, Davis said he won’t be passive from downtown, either. “I’m going to mix it up. I love playing down low, but at the same...
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August 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Anthony Davis wants gold medal more than NBA MVP

Jesse Reed Anthony Davis, center for the New Orleans Pelicans, would much rather have an Olympic gold medal than an NBA MVP trophy in 2016, and his reason might surprise you. Speaking with Chris Palmer, the outrageously talented big man revealed that he’d rather win the gold “because it only comes every four years.” Translation: Davis knows how precious winning a gold...
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August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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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August 12, 2015  |  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

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

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