TAG: Anthony Davis

Latest News / Nov 19, 2014 / 5:00 pm

Video: Rudy Gay’s Dunk Attempt On Anthony Davis Yields Predictable Result

Anthony Davis, Rudy Gay

Wednesday’s games are less than two hours away, but we’re still geeking out over last night’s epic clash between Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins. As the Sacramento Kings made an ultimately futile comeback attempt against the New Orleans Pelicans, Rudy Gay tested The Brow at the rim with a dunk attempt. How do you think that went? You’re right. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Nov 18, 2014 / 12:45 pm

Watch Anthony Davis Block Two Jumpers In Two Seconds

Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis

Maybe the most impressive aspect of this sequence by Anthony Davis is that it seems so normal. Obviously, we’re running out of ways to be amazed by the 21 year-old legend in-the-making – he’s the only player in basketball capable of making this play. Watch Davis show off his amazing combination of length, athleticism, and effort by blocking a LaMarcus Aldridge step-back and somehow maintain enough balance to tip Wesley Matthews’ jumper just a second later. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Nov 17, 2014 / 10:45 pm

Watch Anthony Davis Finish Alley-Oop Over Robin Lopez For Poster Dunk

Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis (photo. Mike Prada Vine)

Just Anthony Davis doing more Anthony Davis things. Early in the New Orleans Pelicans’ matchup against the Portland Trail Blazers tonight, The Brow sprinted the floor and caught a lob from Tyreke Evans before finishing with an epic facial slam over a trailing Robin Lopez. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Nov 15, 2014 / 6:16 pm

GIFs: Jrue Holiday & Anthony Davis Throw A Lob Party In Rout Of T-Wolves

Anthony Davis

Man, either the Pelicans are better than we thought — we actually think Brow makes them a fringe playoff contender in the West — or the Timberwolves just weren’t ready to play on Friday night at the Smoothie King Arena in New Orleans. Jrue Holiday and Anthony Davis connected on a pair of alley-oops and the Pellies shot 66 percent from the field in the 139-91 stomping. Read More »

NBA, Twitter / Nov 12, 2014 / 10:30 am

Kobe Says Anthony Davis “Can Be One Of The Greatest Power Forwards Who Has Ever Played”

Kobe Bryant, Anthony Davis

Game recognizes game. After the Lakers lost to the Grizzlies last night, 107-102, they traveled to New Orleans to take on the Pelicans tonight at 8PM ET. The Orange County Register‘s Bill Oram talked to Kobe Bryant about young stud power forward Anthony Davis, and Mamba was effusive with his praise for the 21-year-old Pellies big man. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Nov 11, 2014 / 4:15 pm

Watch Anthony Davis Do A Little Bit Of Everything In Close Loss To Cavs

Anthony Davis, Kevin Love (Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports)

Anthony Davis, Kevin Love (Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports)

The Cavs came back to beat the Pelicans, 118-111, last night to avoid losing their second consecutive game at Quicken Loans Arena. Despite the loss, Anthony Davis showed why he’s become the profile de jure for NBA scribes this season. His overall performance in the loss — with 27 points (11-of-21 shooting), 14 rebounds, four assists, four steals and three blocks — still has fans and analysts alike salivating at his potential. Read More »

Video / Nov 9, 2014 / 4:30 pm

Watch Anthony Davis Dominate Spurs, Hit Late Game-Winning Layup

Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis

This is how MVP candidacies are built. Capping yet another dominant two-way performance, New Orleans Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis hit the game-winning layup with 6.6 seconds remaining give his team a dramatic 100-99 road victory over the reigning champion San Antonio Spurs on Saturday night. Read More »

NBA / Nov 6, 2014 / 4:00 pm

Anthony Davis Might Be Basketball’s Third-Best Player – And He’s Only 21

Anthony Davis

The New Orleans Pelicans hit the jackpot when former NBA commissioner David Stern announced they’d won the 2012 Draft Lottery.

The prize of that class was Kentucky’s Anthony Davis, who was coming off one of the most successful freshman seasons in college basketball history. Davis led the Wildcats to the NCAA Championship, was named the consensus National Player of the Year, and rewrote the record book in terms of blocks. He was the number one overall recruit coming out of high school, and exceeded any and all of his preseason hype. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Nov 5, 2014 / 2:00 pm

GIF: Al Jefferson Takes Anthony Davis To School With Classic Post Move

Anthony Davis, Al Jefferson

Whoever said that post play is dead in the NBA obviously doesn’t watch Al Jefferson. Big Al took shot-blocker extraordinaire Anthony Davis to school last night with this classic up-under, step-through move for an easy layup. Read More »

GIFs / Nov 5, 2014 / 9:45 am

GIF: Anthony Davis Blocks The Apogee Of Al Jefferson’s Jumper

Al Jefferson, Anthony Davis

Al Jefferson thought he had an easy bucket in the first quarter of Charlotte’s game against New Orleans last night. Against anyone else on the planet he might have. But the Pelicans have Anthony Davis, and that was enough to stymie what should have been the easiest bucket of Jefferson’s night. Read More »