1. 2017 NBA Defensive Player of the Year Rankings at Start of March

    Defense has been largely an afterthought throughout the 2016-17 NBA season. Offenses around the Association are shattering records left and right, with the league on track to set ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 5 months ago 173,492 reads 0 comments

  2. DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis Star in 'Blades of Glory' Sequel

    After the Sacramento Kings dealt DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday , the big man referred to the duo of himself and teammate Anthony Davis as "a little fire and a little ice" in his post-trade press conference...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 months ago 3,131 reads 0 comments

  3. DeMarcus Cousins Talks Playing with Anthony Davis, Trade to Pelicans, More

    DeMarcus Cousins , in his first press conference as a member of the New Orleans Pelicans , opened up on playing with another superstar in Anthony Davis, being traded and his former team , the Sacramento Kings , Wednesday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 21,581 reads 0 comments

  4. DeMarcus Cousins Is 6th Player Traded 10+ Games into Season Averaging 25+ Points

    When the Sacramento Kings officially dealt superstar center DeMarcus Cousins on Monday, he became just the sixth player in NBA history averaging 25-plus points to be traded ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 5 months ago 182 reads 0 comments

  5. DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis Only Big Men Averaging 25+ Points and 10+ Reb

    Fact: DeMarcus Cousins was officially traded to the Pelicans on Monday. He and Anthony Davis are the only two frontcourt players in the NBA to average 25 or more points and 10 or more rebounds per game this season...

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  6. Metrics 101: Biggest NBA Trade-Deadline Heists in History

    The New Orleans Pelicans fleeced the Sacramento Kings, trading a pair of mediocre players (Langston Galloway and Tyreke Evans), semi-promising rookie Buddy Hield and a pair of draft picks for DeMarcus Cousins in a move made official Monday ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 152,832 reads 0 comments

  7. Pelicans Reportedly to Work Out Mario Chalmers and More After Buddy Hield Trade

    The New Orleans Pelicans will hold workouts this week in an effort to bolster their backcourt depth. Marc Stein of ESPN reported Tuesday the Pelicans, who acquired center ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 9,296 reads 0 comments

  8. Anthony Davis Sets NBA All-Star Game Record for Points

    New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis finished Sunday night's NBA All-Star Game with a record for most points scored in the showcase's history, per NBA History on Twitter...

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  9. John Calipari Says He Won't Coach DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis on Pelicans

    With DeMarcus Cousins heading to New Orleans , John Calipari had an inkling there might be rumors he'd leave the University of Kentucky for the Pelicans job. Calipari took time out Monday to squash those rumors before they could even start...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 39,118 reads 0 comments

  10. The Winner of the DeMarcus Cousins Trade Isn't Who You Think It Is

    NEW ORLEANS — In his final acts as a Sacramento King, DeMarcus Cousins played two minutes of meaningless basketball, then smirked his way through a press conference...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 5 months ago 443,835 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA Trade Deadline 2017: The Perfect Addition for Every Team

    Imagine an NBA trade deadline without the business restrictions; a place where, come Feb. 24, every team has had a trade wish granted. That's essentially our scenario here...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 5 months ago 590,508 reads 0 comments

  12. Anthony Davis Comments on DeMarcus Cousins Trade to Pelicans

    DeMarcus Cousins is headed to the New Orleans Pelicans , according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski , and Anthony Davis couldn't be happier. "This is an unbelievable weekend," Davis said after news of the trade broke, per ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 53,960 reads 0 comments

  13. Did Russ and AD's Historic Night Destroy the NBA All-Star Game or Save It?

    Giannis Antetokounmpo tallied 30 points, three steals and roughly one jillion highlight dunks during his first-ever NBA All-Star appearance Sunday night. And he wasn't even one of the two best players on the floor...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 months ago 85,299 reads 0 comments

  14. Anthony Davis Wins 2017 NBA All-Star Game MVP: Stats, Highlights, Reaction

    Anthony Davis scored 52 points en route to earning the Most Valuable Player award at the 2017 NBA All-Star Game in New Orleans on Sunday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 24,656 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA All-Star Game 2017: Score, MVP and Twitter Reaction for East vs. West

    On a Sunday night when dunks abounded and defense was optional, the Western Conference defeated the Eastern Conference 192-182 in the 2017 NBA All-Star Game at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 107,553 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA All-Star Game 2017: Latest Rosters, TV Schedule and MVP Odds for Sunday

    With all the familiar NBA superstars making another All-Star Game appearance, this year's festivities offer scarce new blood. The Eastern and Western Conference will each roster two first-time participants...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 13,613 reads 0 comments

  17. 2017 NBA All-Star Game Betting Lines, Preview and Game MVP Odds Roundup

    Western Conference head coach Steve Kerr of the Golden State Warriors has already publicly stated that he plans to play the four players from his own team together at some point in Sunday's NBA All-Star Game...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 5 months ago 2,345 reads 0 comments

  18. Anthony Davis Says He's Committed to Pelicans, Wants Jrue Holiday to Re-Sign

    Anthony Davis has reaffirmed his commitment to the New Orleans Pelicans , despite the team being outside the playoff picture for the fourth time in five seasons since drafting the four-time All-Star...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 7,873 reads 0 comments

  19. John Calipari on Coaching Extreme Talent, One-and-Dones and His All-NBA Team

    An amazing thing about sports is how reputations stick, no matter how dated they've become. In seven-plus years at Kentucky, John Calipari has made four Final Fours, won a national ...

    Reid Forgrave Written by Reid Forgrave about 5 months ago 322,894 reads 2 comments

  20. NBA All-Star Weekend 2017: Dates, TV Schedule, Event Info and Preview

    NBA All-Star Weekend will bring entertainment value for multiple interests from Friday to Sunday in New Orleans...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 5 months ago 8,626 reads 0 comments

  21. How New Orleans Pelicans Front Office Failed Its All-Alone-Star Anthony Davis

    On Dec. 18, the night the San Antonio Spurs retired Tim Duncan's jersey, Alvin Gentry told his players they could stay for the postgame ceremony...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Brian Boyles about 5 months ago 217,017 reads 0 comments

  22. NBA Skills Challenge 2017: Complete Participant List, Comments and Reaction

    Joel Embiid wasn't selected to play in the 2017 NBA All-Star Game, but he might wind up stealing the weekend anyway...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 26,138 reads 0 comments

  23. Raptors G Norman Powell Puts Anthony Davis on a Poster with 1-Handed Jam

    Anthony Davis is not usually one to get posterized . Norman Powell, apparently, is not one to stick to tradition...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 1,309 reads 0 comments

  24. Anthony Davis Injury: Updates on Pelicans Star's Quad and Return

    New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis has been out since Monday's game against the Cleveland Cavaliers because of a right quad contusion. However, it appears he is close to returning...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 1,805 reads 0 comments

  25. Anthony Davis Injury: Updates on Pelicans Star's Hip, Thumb and Return

    The New Orleans Pelicans announced big man Anthony Davis suffered injuries to his right hip and left thumb on Monday against the Indiana Pacers. However, he has been cleared to return...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 3,240 reads 4 comments