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Anthony Davis Runner-Up NBA Rookie of the Year

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The New Orleans Hornets and former Kentucky Wildcat Anthony Davis was runner-up in the NBA Rookie of the Year voting today as the Portland TrailBlazers Damian Lillard won the award unanimously. Here is the excerpt from official release: Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers is the recipient of the Eddie Gottlieb Trophy as the 2012-13 Kia NBA Rookie of ...

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New Orleans Pelicans Logo Revealed

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Talks of a leaked video surfaced last Thursday preempting the unveiling of the name change. Publicity stunt? Seems that video is true. Here’s a video of the New Orleans Pelicans Logo. This is one angry bird.

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Darius Miller Assigned to the Developmental League

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The return of Eric Gordon has made Darius Miller the odd man out on the New Orleans Hornets roster and has been assigned to the Iowa Energy of the NBA Developmental League. Miller had appeared in 27 games and averaged 2 points a game. This will be good for Darius as he will see a lot of playing time and ...

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Anthony Davis Trying to Find His Niche

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Anthony Davis has only played 12 games this season for the New Orleans Hornets and from what it sounds like in this quick interview with the USA Today’s Sam Amick, he is just trying to play basketball the way his coach wants him to play. Q: So what’s the quick synopsis on the rookie year? How’s the transition been for ...

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Anthony Davis will Play Tonight vs. Washington

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The New Orleans Hornets will have their star rookie back tonight vs. the Washington Wizards. Anthony Davis had missed 11 games due to a stress reaction of the left ankle and has finally been cleared to play after practicing yesterday. Here is Anthony talking about getting back on the floor.

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Anthony Davis Likely to Play this Week

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Anthony Davis has been cleared to hit the practice floor today, but New Orleans head coach Monty Williams doesn’t know if he will be ready for Tuesday’s game with Washington. “I’m not sure if he has to take another test today, tomorrow or has already taken it,’’ Williams said. “He’s been cleared for contact and is ramping up his conditioning. ...

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Anthony Davis Out for Tonight’s Game

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Anthony Davis is still feeling effects on a concussion last week and will not play tonight vs Philadelphia on ESPN. Davis has been sidelined by a minor concussion since the middle of New Orleans’ second game of the season last Friday night. Rivers has a sprained left index finger and will be out for the first time. Davis, the first ...

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Anthony Davis Preseason Highlights

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The NBA season starts tonight with several former Kentucky players will be making their season debut. Rajon Rondo and the Boston Celtics play the Miami Heat with Josh Harrellson at 8pm on TNT. At 10:30, Jodie Meeks and the Los Angeles Lakers play the Dallas Mavericks also on TNT. A quick note on the possibility of Meeks starting, Kobe Bryant ...

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Anthony Davis Doesn’t Like Standing in Lines

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Most NBA rookies have to chores they have to complete for the veterans on their new NBA team. Anthony Davis, the #1 pick in the NBA Draft and the savior of the New Orleans Hornets, doesn’t get by without having to put his time in as an errand boy. He doesn’t like standing in lines though. Anthony Davis drew raves ...

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NBA GMs Love Anthony Davis

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The NBA does an annual poll of NBA GMs and the poll this year basically said that Anthony Davis is awesome. The GMs, who could not vote for their own players, have chosen Davis as the overwhelming choice to win rookie of the year honors, the rookie most likely to be the best player from this draft class in five ...

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Anthony Davis Working to be Prime Time Player

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New Orleans Hornets head coach Monty Williams wants Anthony Davis to shoot the ball. John Calipari felt he needed to limit how many shots, and from where on the floor, that Davis should take during a game. Williams wants Anthony Davis shooting from everywhere. “I’ve talked to him about exploring more,’’ Williams said. “You may see him take a few ...

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