Davis' 41 points lead Lakers past Pelicans, 114-110
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis shrugged off a constant cascade of boos and reminded a packed crowd exactly what it lost when the six-time All-Star's trade request was finally fulfilled.
Davis capped a 41-point performance in his return to New Orleans by intercepting Jrue Holiday's inbounds pass with 5 seconds left and making a pair of game-sealing free throws, and the Los Angeles Lakers extended their winning streak to nine with a 114-110 victory over the Pelicans on Wednesday night.
"Obviously, the emotions was high," Davis said. "I think this game was circled on both calendars. And they came out guns blazing and we were able to come out with the win."
An energetic crowd booed Davis during introductions and virtually every time h