Three days after Bleacher Report said Anthony Davis lacked leadership and dubbed him as “overrated,” Davis responded by putting the team on his back.
He scored 22 points on the night; none were more important than his final 2. With the game tied and the clock winding down, the Pelicans kept it simple. The pick-and-roll worked perfectly.
It looks better the second and third time around.
Davis was UK’s shining star in the NBA on Friday night, along with John Wall. Wall flirted with a triple-double, scoring 28, grabbing 7 rebounds, and dishing out 8 assists.