Nba Draft: Anthony Davis Learned How To Play Big When He Had To Play Small

CHICAGO – In the ever-evolving NBA, size hasn’t necessarily been devalued; rather, the number of quality players towering over their counterparts has diminished immensely. But the desire to find a potentially franchise-altering big man remains the same — perhaps more than ever in a league dominated by point guards — and the New Orleans Hornets will have a rare opportunity to draft a potentially dominant, shot-blocking forward who just happened to be a 6-foot-2 guard three years ago.

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    New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis had been a popular breakout pick in league circles long before Tuesday. Now it's easy to see why. The No. 1 pick in the 2012 draft ... a big breakaway slam just minutes into the contest. However, this play under ...
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  • Who’s Got Next in 2014-15: Point Guards
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  • 5 Reasons Why Anthony Davis Should Win 2014 NBA Most Improved Player
    April 18, 2014 1:22 pm EDT by Nathan Grubel Anthony Davis showed up this season for ... coming into the league is getting them to play with intensity and hustle and play hard on both ends of the floor. Davis plays as hard as anyone when he is on the ...
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  • NBA Draft: Anthony Davis and John Henson Would Make Dynamic Pair in NO
    Just like the entire planet knew Andrew Luck was Indianapolis bound in April’s NFL Draft, Anthony Davis could ... these are two big men that could really compliment each other. Henson has already learned how to play alongside another star big man playing ...
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