- Height / Weight
- 6' 10" / 253 lbs.
- Date of Birth (Age)
- 3/11/1993 (26)
The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to trade power forward/center Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday in exchange for swingman Lonzo Ball, forward Brandon Ingram and guard Josh Hart, as well as three first-round picks, including the No. 4 overall selection in the 2019 NBA Draft, according to sources. Davis gets his wish and will now play in La La Land next to aging, but still potent, superstar LeBron James. Will it be a match made in heaven? We'll see. But Davis might be rejuvenated playing for what he and Laker Nation hope will be a powerhouse for years to come. He remains a first-round fantasy talent regardless of the jersey he is wearing as long as he can stay healthy.
New Orleans Pelicans power forward/center Anthony Davis will miss Sundays contest against the Los Angeles Lakers due to back spasms. The Pelicans had upgradEd Davis to probable earlier in the day, but the organizations seemingly never-ending battle concerning his status trudges on to the end. Jahlil Okafor figures to become a solid DFS play at his low price tag, even with the risk associated with his selection. Julius Randle should also see a slight increase in usage without Davis in the mix. Its likely not worth even speculating on Davis status moving forward until close to tip-off Wednesday against Charlotte.
New Orleans Pelicans forward/center Anthony Davis (back) is likely going to be a game-time decision for Sunday's game against the Los Angeles Lakers, according to Jim Eichenhofer. He's currently listed as questionable and has missed the last two games due to back spasms. Jahlil Okafor and Cheick Diallo would see additional minutes once again if Davis sits out. Okafor has more fantasy value than Diallo.