1. The LeBron James Versus Kevin Durant Debate Is About to Be Replaced

    The LeBron James - Kevin Durant duality has been such a steady narrative staple in the NBA for so long, it’s hard to remember what came immediately before (LBJ- Kobe Bryant ...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 10 months ago 18,123 reads 60 comments

  2. New Orleans Pelicans' Roster Must Keep Pace with Anthony Davis' Ascent

    In case you've taken up residence under a rock since the 2014-15 NBA season began, here's a quick update: Anthony Davis is really, really, really, really good...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 10 months ago 1,780 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Roundup: Anthony Davis Tops DeMarcus Cousins in Battle of Best Young Bigs

    Welcome to the next generation of Western Conference playoff hopefuls, a movement headlined by the two most dominant young big men in the game...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 10 months ago 23,477 reads 62 comments

  4. Anthony Davis Blocks 2 Different Portland Trail Blazers in 2 Seconds

    Stuffing a LaMarcus Aldridge fadeaway is not an act within the realm of physical possibility. Not our realm, at least. For Anthony Davis, however, it’s an opening course of sorts...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 10 months ago 47,074 reads 18 comments

  5. Pelicans' Anthony Davis Dunks over Portland's Robin Lopez on Alley-Oop

    New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis continues to look like a legitimate MVP candidate this season, making great plays on both offense and defense. As he usually does, Davis finished an alley-oop pass on Monday with a nice dunk...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 10 months ago 27,489 reads 8 comments

  6. Kobe Bryant Says Anthony Davis Could Be One of Greatest Power Forwards Ever

    Tim Duncan. Karl Malone. Charles Barkley. Dirk Nowitzki . Anthony Davis? According to Kobe Bryant , the 21-year-old phenom is on track to be grouped among that esteemed crop of power forwards when his career comes to a close...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 48,070 reads 92 comments

  7. Overhyped or Real Deal: Grading the Top Pro Sports Stars Under 25

    The sports world is filled with talented up-and-comers and members of the media love nothing more than obsessing over their every move. At our best, we heap praise and expectations upon future standouts, athletes who truly are the real deal...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 10 months ago 19,359 reads 65 comments

  8. Biggest Early Surprises of the 2014-15 NBA Season

    The NBA typically does not keep many tricks up its sleeves. The league constantly evolves and improves, but it doesn't do a lot of surprising...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 months ago 59,632 reads 129 comments

  9. LeBron James-Anthony Davis Pressure Gap on Display and Monday's NBA Takeaways

    It was only a matter of time before LeBron James stabilized the Cleveland Cavaliers offense with a statistical outburst, and that's exactly what happened Monday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 67,358 reads 108 comments

  10. Jrue Holiday Must Return to All-Star Level for New Orleans Pelicans

    The New Orleans Pelicans desperately need Jrue Holiday —the old Jrue Holiday, that is. You remember him, don’t you? The All-Star. The versatile floor general of a playoff-bound Philadelphia 76ers team...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 2,818 reads 12 comments

  11. When Will Anthony Davis Legitimately Enter the NBA MVP Debate?

    It's not Anthony Davis' fault that, despite statistical dominance and highlights aplenty, an Most Valuable Player award still feels like it's a million miles away for him. It's ours...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 10 months ago 22,216 reads 94 comments

  12. New Orleans Pelicans Making Convincing Strides with Big Test Ahead

    The New Orleans Pelicans (3-2) are fighting an uphill battle to validate their status as playoff contenders in the Western Conference, but they took a step in the right direction with a 100-99 win over the San Antonio Spurs (2-3) on Saturday night..

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 2,312 reads 7 comments

  13. Pelicans' Anthony Davis Throws Down 1-Handed Putback Dunk vs. Grizzlies

    New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis is emerging as possibly the best power forward in the NBA , and plays like this are proving just how dominant he can be...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 10 months ago 19,531 reads 14 comments

  14. Pelicans' Davis and Asik Team Up for Rare Statistical Feat

    New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis and center Omer Asik accomplished a rare feat in Tuesday's 101-84 season-opening win over the Orlando Magic. According to NBA...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 10 months ago 5,185 reads 7 comments

  15. Pressure Is on New Orleans Pelicans to Make the Leap Alongside Anthony Davis

    Anthony Davis is already a star. The next step is putting that stardom to use. Davis graced the surface of greatness last year, his second NBA season, averaging 20.8 points , 10...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 10 months ago 6,505 reads 8 comments

  16. Only Superstar Like Anthony Davis Can Overcome Pelicans' Huge Hurdles

    Anthony Davis can save the New Orleans Pelicans . Cautious optimism as it pertains to him is kaput. Gone are the maybes and the conditional enthusiasm. After the 2013-14 campaign and the summer that followed, there is no overhyping him...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 10 months ago 1,527 reads 5 comments

  17. Anthony Davis En Route to Cementing Elite Status After Monster 2014-15 NBA Debut

    New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis is just 21 years old, yet he may already be on the way to becoming one of the NBA 's greatest players this season...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 months ago 1,278 reads 2 comments

  18. New Orleans Pelicans 2014-15 Season Preview: Roster Check, Record Prediction

    It's a fun time to be a New Orleans Pelicans fan. Not only did Anthony Davis spend his summer tearing through international competition, but New Orleans also made one of the year's bigger acquisitions when it traded for Omer Asik ...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 11 months ago 3,716 reads 11 comments

  19. Anthony Davis Injury: Updates on Pelicans Star's Wrist and Return

    The New Orleans Pelicans have a big problem to deal with, literally and figuratively. Star center Anthony Davis left the team's 88-84 preseason win over the Washington Wizards on Monday due to a sprained wrist...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 4,771 reads 13 comments

  20. What Has to Happen for Anthony Davis to Win Ahead-of-Schedule MVP?

    The laws of physics don't apply to Anthony Davis. So why should we expect conventional rules governing space and time to determine when he wins his first MVP award? Think about ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 11 months ago 4,172 reads 32 comments

  21. Why Jrue Holiday-Anthony Davis Could Be NBA's Next Big 1-2 Punch

    The New Orleans Pelicans have a blossoming two-way force on their hands. A couple of them, actually. Point guard Jrue Holiday and versatile big man Anthony Davis have ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 11 months ago 6,284 reads 26 comments

  22. Anthony Davis Under Tremendous Pressure to Make 2014-15 NBA Playoffs

    Anthony Davis' climb through the NBA superstar ranks has been quick and unparalleled, its rapidity historic enough to demand he power the New Orleans Pelicans toward postseason prominence sooner rather than later...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 11 months ago 13,698 reads 57 comments

  23. Kenneth Faried's and Anthony Davis' Motors Are Redefining Team USA

    With a little help from big men Anthony Davis and Kenneth Faried , the United States looks to have forgotten it's playing without a handful of the NBA's top superstars, including 2014 MVP Kevin Durant and runners-up LeBron James and Blake Griffin..

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 12 months ago 15,470 reads 32 comments

  24. Anthony Davis Is the New Leader Team USA Needs

    Stephen Curry was joking when he lavished praise on Anthony Davis, barely holding back a smirk as he sensed his Team USA compatriot looming behind him. But many a truth is told in jest...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 year ago 24,531 reads 44 comments

  25. Anthony Davis Is the Future of NBA Pick-and-Roll Defense

    At only 21 years old, New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis is already one of the top players in the NBA and Team USA's most important player at the FIBA World Cup...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 1 year ago 4,680 reads 7 comments