Anthony Davis opened his NBA season with a bang last night, racking up a video game-like statline for the first of many expected superstar performances in the 2018-2019 season.
In a win against the James Harden-led Rockets last night, Davis scored 32 points, grabbed 16 rebounds, dished 8 assists, while accumulating three steals and three blocks in 39 minutes of action.
Quite the statline for the former Kentucky Wildcat.
Davis was efficient too from the floor, shooting 13-21 and racking up a +23 while on the court for the Pelicans in their season-opening win.
The race for MVP will be a tight one this year between James Harden, LeBron James, Kawhi Leonard, Greek Freak, and some others, but if Davis continues to have these type of performances, discussing the NBA MVP without Davis mentioned will be impossible.
Tweets of the Day
coast to coast with the slam!— New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) October 18, 2018
3 stls#Pelicans up 127-104 with 2 mins left in the game! #doitBIG pic.twitter.com/0AzLKpOPbI
Hopefully we see plenty more of these throughout the season.
Saturday night we are back under the lights at Kroger Field.— Kentucky Football (@UKFootball) October 17, 2018
We need you to bring that energy again, #BBN!
️ >> https://t.co/RyZuK0ckBB#GetUp pic.twitter.com/dm2MQ0FbvS
Make sure you get your tickets for Saturday.
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