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.

Topics:  chicago    in   nba   new orleans hornets   read   draft   big   play   potentially   
ASK NEWS:
  • Sunday Basketball notes Ex-prep school phenom finds his place - Boston Globe
    ... with Team USA Anthony Davis was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2012 draft but ... since I didn’t play that much in 2012 [Olympics] but I ...
    08/30/2014 - 2:45 pm | View Link
  • More
BING NEWS:
  • 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 ...
    04/18/2014 - 7:20 am | View Link
  • Pelicans Forward Anthony Davis Is Developing into the NBA's Next Big Thing
    The green was confined to Anthony Davis' pants ... up comes into play. "Being able to have that guard instinct kind of helped me a lot. It made me versatile a lot," Davis said. "I'm just trying to keep my guard skills in with my big-man skills during ...
    02/19/2014 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • 2012 NBA Draft: SB Nation's Anchor of Gold On Festus Ezeli's Development & Battles With Anthony Davis
    They offer some nice insight not only on Ezeli's development over the years, but also on his past matchups with higher draft picks Anthony Davis and Tyler Zeller ... Whether that was because the team learned to play without him and then had to readjust ...
    06/29/2012 - 7:20 am | View Link
  • NBA Draft 2012: St. Patrick grad, Kentucky star Michael Kidd-Gilchrist defines himself with family ties
    Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, alone ... and through his play — taking the pain and shoveling it into his heart like coal into a furnace. NBA DRAFT 2012: St. Anthony grad, Kansas star Tyshawn Taylor looks forward to bright future As he coped with his loss ...
    06/28/2012 - 1:30 am | View Link
  • 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 ...
    06/27/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Anthony Davis (basketball)
    Anthony Marshon Davis, Jr. (born March 11, 1993) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the New Orleans Pelicans of the National ...
    09/20/2014 - 1:23 am | View Website
  • 2015 NBA Draft
    Complete 2015 NBA Draft coverage on ESPN.com, including mock drafts, player analysis, draft order, draft history, and more.
    09/19/2014 - 8:01 pm | View Website
  • Anthony Davis « NBA.com | Hang Time Blog with Sekou Smith
    VIDEO: Coach K on Serbia after Saturday practice. By Sekou Smith and John Schuhmann. MADRID — Twelve NBA players against a team without a single player ...
    09/19/2014 - 7:39 pm | View Website
  • National Basketball Association
    The official site of the National Basketball Association. Includes news, features, multimedia, player profiles, chat transcripts, schedules and statistics.
    09/19/2014 - 4:33 pm | View Website
  • NBA Draft
    Specializing in drafts with top players on the NBA horizon, player profiles, scouting reports, rankings and prospective international recruits.
    09/19/2014 - 1:56 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More U.s. News