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Anthony Davis

24-Year-Old       New Orleans Pelicans

2016-17 NBA Stats

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28.0

REB

11.8

AST

2.1

STL

1.3

BLK

2.2

2017-18 NBA Projections

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Davis' career has been marred by injuries, missing at least 14 games in every year prior to the 2016-17 campaign. However, he finally put together nearly a full season without missing extended time, playing in a career-high 75 games, which rewarded owners that opted to selec...

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HT: 6' 11"   WT: 250 lbs   DOB: 3/11/1993  College: Kentucky   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #1 Overall in 2012   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a five-year, $145 million contract extension with the Pelicans in July of 2015. Contract runs through the end of the 2020-21 season.

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Anthony Davis NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2012-13 19 NOP 64 28.8 13.5 8.2 1.0 1.2 1.8 0.0 51.6 75.1 1.4 2.6 5.6 0.1 0.0 5.5 10.6 2.6 3.5
2013-14 20 NOP 67 35.2 20.8 10.0 1.6 1.3 2.8 0.0 51.9 79.1 1.6 3.1 7.0 0.1 22.2 7.8 15.0 5.2 6.6
2014-15 21 NOP 68 36.1 24.4 10.2 2.2 1.5 2.9 0.0 53.5 80.5 1.4 2.5 7.7 0.2 8.3 9.4 17.6 5.5 6.8
2015-16 22 NOP 61 35.5 24.3 10.3 1.9 1.3 2.0 0.6 49.3 75.8 2.0 2.1 8.1 1.8 32.4 9.2 18.6 5.3 7.0
2016-17 23 NOP 75 36.1 28.0 11.8 2.1 1.3 2.2 0.5 50.5 80.2 2.4 2.3 9.5 1.8 29.9 10.3 20.3 6.9 8.6
2017-18 Projections 24 NOP 75 34.9 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Anthony Davis

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

2016-17 NBA Game Log   Anthony Davis
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Date Opp SCORE MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Apr 12 @POR 100-103 Did Not Play
Apr 11 @LAL 108-96 Did Not Play
Apr 8 @GSW 123-101 Did Not Play
Apr 7 @DEN 122-106 24 25 6 0 1 0 1 11 27 3 5 0 3 2 4 2
Apr 4 DEN 131-134 41 41 5 0 1 4 0 18 31 3 3 2 5 2 3 3
Apr 2 CHI 110-117 40 30 11 2 3 1 3 8 19 13 14 1 4 2 9 2
Mar 31 SAC 117-89 34 19 12 2 1 6 1 9 19 1 1 0 2 4 8 2
Mar 29 DAL 121-118 36 30 14 2 2 1 1 11 22 8 8 0 1 4 10 1
Mar 27 @UTA 108-100 41 36 17 3 3 3 1 12 23 11 14 1 2 1 16 1
Mar 26 @DEN 90-115 28 31 13 3 0 1 3 12 17 6 7 1 2 1 12 3
Mar 24 @HOU 117-107 41 33 16 1 3 1 1 14 24 5 6 0 1 3 13 2
Mar 21 MEM 95-82 40 19 13 0 0 0 2 9 18 1 2 0 2 3 10 2
Mar 19 MIN 123-109 35 28 11 3 0 0 5 11 16 6 6 0 2 4 7 1
Mar 17 HOU 128-112 38 24 15 3 1 3 4 10 18 4 5 0 1 1 14 3
Mar 15 @MIA 120-112 35 27 8 1 3 3 2 7 17 13 18 0 1 2 6 2
Mar 14 POR 100-77 29 15 14 2 2 3 0 5 15 5 6 0 0 3 11 1
Mar 11 @CHA 122-125 45 46 21 3 0 1 0 18 31 6 8 4 5 4 17 1
Mar 8 TOR 87-94 17 7 4 1 0 0 1 2 4 3 5 0 0 0 4 1
Mar 6 @UTA 88-83 37 20 12 1 2 0 5 7 17 5 6 1 3 5 7 2
Mar 5 @LAL 97-105 36 31 9 2 2 3 1 10 22 11 17 0 1 2 7 0
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Mar 3 SAS 98-101 42 29 8 3 1 1 3 7 18 14 16 1 3 1 7 4
Mar 1 DET 109-86 36 33 14 3 0 1 2 11 17 11 11 0 2 1 13 2
Feb 26 @OKC 118-110 32 38 7 4 1 0 1 15 28 6 6 2 3 3 4 4
Feb 25 @DAL 96-83 39 39 14 0 1 2 2 17 34 4 9 1 4 3 11 2
Feb 23 HOU 99-129 33 29 9 1 2 2 3 8 21 13 16 0 2 3 6 2
Feb 15 @MEM 91-95 39 18 7 2 1 2 3 9 20 0 0 0 1 0 7 2
Feb 13 @PHO 108-110 40 24 10 2 0 4 3 8 16 8 8 0 1 1 9 4
Feb 12 @SAC 105-99 40 32 10 3 2 1 6 11 24 9 9 1 2 1 9 4
Feb 10 @MIN 106-122 36 42 13 2 1 1 2 16 22 8 11 2 3 2 11 3
Feb 8 UTA 94-127 30 12 9 2 0 6 1 4 12 4 5 0 0 3 6 1
Feb 6 PHO 111-106 40 34 9 1 1 5 2 12 21 9 11 1 2 2 7 3
Feb 4 @WAS 105-91 39 25 10 2 1 2 1 11 17 3 4 0 0 2 8 1
Feb 1 @DET 118-98 41 31 12 2 2 4 5 13 24 5 6 0 1 2 10 3
Jan 31 @TOR 108-106 41 18 17 3 1 3 0 4 18 10 12 0 1 3 14 2
Jan 29 WAS 94-107 40 36 17 3 3 2 6 15 25 5 6 1 2 2 15 2
Jan 27 SAS 119-103 33 16 21 2 1 1 7 6 11 4 5 0 1 4 17 2
Jan 25 OKC 105-114 16 8 5 0 0 1 2 2 8 4 6 0 0 0 5 2
Jan 23 CLE 124-122 Did Not Play
Jan 20 BKN 114-143 27 22 9 4 1 2 2 10 17 2 3 0 1 2 7 4
Jan 18 ORL 118-98 29 21 13 4 0 1 2 9 17 3 4 0 0 2 11 1
Jan 16 @IND 98-95 23 16 3 3 0 0 0 6 11 4 5 0 0 0 3 1
Jan 14 @CHI 107-99 39 36 14 2 1 3 3 14 23 8 10 0 0 3 11 3
Jan 12 @BKN 95-104 Did Not Play
Jan 9 @NYK 96-110 29 40 18 2 0 3 0 14 22 11 12 1 1 4 14 2
Jan 7 @BOS 117-108 38 36 16 2 0 2 3 14 21 7 9 1 1 3 13 0
Jan 5 ATL 94-99 37 20 18 3 2 0 3 7 20 6 8 0 0 7 11 5
Jan 2 @CLE 90-82 40 20 16 2 1 3 3 10 27 0 2 0 1 6 10 2
Dec 30 NYK 104-92 34 23 18 2 2 0 5 9 18 5 6 0 0 1 17 3
Dec 28 LAC 102-98 37 20 5 1 4 1 0 8 16 4 8 0 2 1 4 4
Dec 26 DAL 111-104 37 28 16 4 0 2 6 8 14 12 14 0 1 5 11 4
Dec 23 MIA 91-87 37 28 22 1 1 4 3 10 17 6 9 2 3 7 15 3
Dec 21 OKC 110-121 36 34 14 2 1 2 2 14 26 5 7 1 2 2 12 5
Dec 20 @PHI 93-108 35 31 16 2 0 2 1 12 30 7 10 0 1 5 11 2
Dec 18 @SAS 113-100 30 12 4 1 0 1 3 5 12 2 4 0 0 2 2 4
Dec 16 @HOU 122-100 23 19 5 3 0 0 1 9 17 1 3 0 1 1 4 0
Dec 15 IND 102-95 39 35 15 0 0 5 4 11 23 11 15 2 3 1 14 2
Dec 13 GSW 109-113 36 28 8 3 2 5 6 10 14 7 8 1 1 0 8 2
Dec 11 @PHO 119-120 44 14 12 4 1 2 3 4 17 6 6 0 3 3 9 4
Dec 10 @LAC 133-105 Did Not Play
Dec 8 PHI 88-99 41 26 11 2 0 2 3 8 21 10 12 0 2 1 10 1
Dec 5 MEM 108-110 48 28 16 1 1 4 1 10 27 7 7 1 4 0 16 1
Dec 4 @OKC 101-92 43 37 15 2 2 4 3 14 32 9 11 0 1 5 10 3
Dec 2 LAC 96-114 32 21 5 4 1 1 2 8 17 5 6 0 0 2 3 2
Nov 29 LAL 105-88 41 41 16 3 4 2 1 14 27 12 14 1 4 6 10 4
Nov 27 @DAL 91-81 40 36 13 3 1 1 2 12 22 12 14 0 1 3 10 3
Nov 25 @POR 119-104 43 31 13 2 0 5 1 10 17 9 13 2 4 0 13 1
Nov 23 MIN 117-96 39 45 10 3 2 1 4 17 27 9 10 2 4 1 9 1
Nov 22 @ATL 94-112 19 13 3 1 1 3 2 6 12 1 1 0 1 2 1 1
Nov 19 CHA 121-116 42 38 16 2 1 3 2 15 27 6 8 2 5 2 14 3
Nov 18 POR 113-101 37 38 9 6 2 4 2 14 22 8 10 2 5 0 9 2
Nov 16 @ORL 89-82 Did Not Play
Nov 14 BOS 106-105 38 25 16 0 4 2 7 7 22 11 13 0 1 1 15 2
Nov 12 LAL 99-126 35 34 8 2 0 2 1 13 26 8 11 0 2 1 7 0
Nov 10 @MIL 106-112 41 30 8 2 2 4 2 11 24 8 8 0 0 3 5 3
Nov 8 @SAC 102-94 37 34 8 1 2 4 3 14 22 6 7 0 2 1 7 2
Nov 7 @GSW 116-106 35 33 13 1 0 0 3 11 18 10 13 1 2 1 12 1
Nov 4 PHO 111-112 43 22 10 2 1 4 1 7 11 8 12 0 1 1 9 1
Nov 2 @MEM 89-83 36 10 7 1 2 3 5 3 13 3 5 1 4 1 6 5
Nov 1 MIL 113-117 37 35 15 2 3 3 1 9 21 17 18 0 3 3 12 2
Oct 29 @SAS 98-79 32 18 5 0 0 3 1 6 15 6 8 0 0 0 5 1
Oct 28 GSW 114-122 40 45 17 3 2 2 1 17 31 10 14 1 2 6 11 2
Oct 26 DEN 102-107 41 50 15 5 5 4 3 17 34 16 17 0 2 1 14 4

Anthony Davis – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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True Shooting Percentage

58.0%

True Shooting % in 2016-17

In 2016-17, Anthony Davis had a true shooting percentage of 58.0%.

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Anthony Davis NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2012-13 19 NOP 64 36.0 16.9 10.2 1.2 1.5 2.2 0.0 51.6 75.1 1.7 3.2 7.0 0.1 0.0 6.8 13.2 3.3 4.4
2013-14 20 NOP 67 36.0 21.3 10.3 1.6 1.4 2.9 0.0 51.9 79.1 1.7 3.2 7.1 0.1 22.2 8.0 15.3 5.3 6.7
2014-15 21 NOP 68 36.0 24.3 10.2 2.2 1.5 2.9 0.0 53.5 80.5 1.4 2.5 7.7 0.2 8.3 9.4 17.6 5.4 6.8
2015-16 22 NOP 61 36.0 24.6 10.4 1.9 1.3 2.1 0.6 49.3 75.8 2.0 2.2 8.3 1.8 32.4 9.3 18.9 5.4 7.2
2016-17 23 NOP 75 36.0 27.9 11.8 2.1 1.2 2.2 0.5 50.5 80.2 2.4 2.3 9.5 1.8 29.9 10.2 20.3 6.9 8.6
2017-18 Projections 24 NOP 75 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Anthony Davis

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Anthony Davis NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2012-13 19 NOP 64 1846 867 522 63 75 112 0 51.6 75.1 89 165 357 6 0.0 349 676 169 225
2013-14 20 NOP 67 2358 1394 673 105 89 189 2 51.9 79.1 109 207 466 9 22.2 522 1005 348 440
2014-15 21 NOP 68 2455 1656 696 149 100 200 1 53.5 80.5 95 173 523 12 8.3 642 1199 371 461
2015-16 22 NOP 61 2164 1481 627 116 78 125 35 49.3 75.8 121 130 497 108 32.4 560 1136 326 430
2016-17 23 NOP 75 2708 2099 884 157 94 167 40 50.5 80.2 181 172 712 134 29.9 770 1526 519 647
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Anthony Davis NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2012-13 19 NOP 64 28.8 55.9 51.6 6.8 9.6 0.7 18.2
2013-14 20 NOP 67 35.2 58.2 52.0 7.4 7.7 1.0 26.4
2014-15 21 NOP 68 36.1 59.1 53.6 9.1 5.8 1.6 30.3
2015-16 22 NOP 61 35.5 55.9 50.8 7.4 7.7 1.0 26.7
2016-17 23 NOP 75 36.1 58.0 51.8 7.3 8.4 0.9 31.1
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Anthony Davis: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Davis is dealing with an illness and is considered probable for Wednesday's season opener against the Grizzlies.

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Davis scored 37 points (7-19 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 22-23 FT) while adding 15 rebounds, three assists, three steals and a block in 34 minutes during Sunday's preseason win over the Bulls.

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Davis tallied 14 points (4-0 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 6-9 FT), seven rebounds and two blocked shots across 16 minutes in Friday's 102-91 preseason loss to the Thunder.

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Davis tallied 24 points (6-15 FG, 1-5 3Pt, 11-14 FT), 10 rebounds, three assists and two blocks across 33 minutes during Tuesday's 113-109 loss to the Bulls.

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Davis (knee) has been ruled out for Wednesday's regular-season finale against the Trail Blazers.

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Davis (knee) won't play Tuesday against the Lakers.

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Davis won't play Saturday against the Warriors due to a sore left knee.

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Davis could be rested on the second night of the Pelicans' upcoming back-to-back sets, Justin Verrier of ESPN.com reports.

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Davis scored 41 points (18-31, 2-5 3Pt, 3-3 FT) and added five rebounds, four blocks and one steal in 41 minutes during Tuesday's 134-131 loss to the Nuggets.

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Davis collected 30 points (8-19 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 13-14 FT), 11 rebounds, three steals, two assists and one block across 40 minutes during Sunday's 117-110 loss to the Bulls.

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Davis returned to Sunday's game against the Bulls after sustaining a right ankle sprain during the first half.

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Davis recorded 19 points (9-19 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 1-1 FT), 12 rebounds, five blocked shots, three assists and two steals over 34 minutes in Friday's 117-89 win over the Kings.

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2016-17

Davisí averages this past season of 24.3 points, 10.3 rebounds, 2.0 blocks, 1.9 assists and 1.3 steals were remarkably similar to what he had posted the previous year, but it somehow registered as a disappointment for most fantasy owners. The 23-year-old was touted as a No. 1 overall pick in some leagues, with his most ardent supporters forecasting overall improvement in his fourth NBA season and projecting him to see more time after missing 14 games in 2014-15. However, with the injury-battered Pelicans frequently playing without three of their key backcourt pieces in Jrue Holiday, Tyreke Evans and Eric Gordon at various points in the season, Davis took on more responsibilities closer to the perimeter, which had a negative effect on his stat lines. His turnover rate spiked to a career-high 2.0 per game and his three-point attempts picked up considerably, with Davis hoisting 108 treys (and hitting them at a 32.4% clip) after attempting 27 combined in his first three seasons in the NBA. The dalliance with the outside shot resulted in Davisí field-goal percentage dropping below 50 percent for the first time in his career. The downturn in efficiency was the least of Davisí problems, however, as the big man was still providing ample value across the board to fantasy owners. Instead, it was health issues that were again the primary culprit for Davis, who suited up for a career-low 61 games. In addition, Davis left seven games early due to injury, often making him a difficult player to trust in weekly and DFS formats. Davis would get shut down for good in March after it was revealed that he was dealing with a torn labrum in his left shoulder, an injury that heíd been battling since his rookie year, along a sore left knee that would require surgery. The two ailments forced Davis to skip the 2016 Summer Olympics and turn his attention toward getting ready for the 2016-17 season. By all indications, heís progressed well in his recovery and will enter training camp at full health. From a talent standpoint, Davis stacks up well with any player in the league -- for evidence of that, look no further than his 59-point, 20-rebound effort against the Pistons on Feb. 21 -- and his rare ability to contribute in the defensive categories while ranking among the league leaders in scoring makes him a premium fantasy asset. However, with at least 14 games missed in each of his four seasons, itís not necessarily unfair to downgrade him in comparison to other first-round fantasy no-brainers like Stephen Curry, Russell Westbrook and James Harden, who possess much more reliable track records in the health department. If you decide to invest in Davis, itís best to buoy your roster with solid reinforcements in the frontcourt in order to help mitigate some of the risk he carries.

2015-16

Davis continued his rapid rise to becoming one of the best players in the NBA with another standout season in 2014-15. New Orleans' franchise player set career highs in every meaningful category, averaging 36 minutes per game over 68 contests. Playing most of the season as a 21-year-old, Davis averaged 24.4 points, 10.2 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 1.5 steals, and 2.9 blocks per game. To put those in perspective, Davis led the league on a per-game basis in blocked shots, finished fourth in points, the top-10 in rebounding and field goal percentage (54%), and behind just Paul Millsap in steals per game among power forwards. Entering his fourth season in the league, Davis is still actually younger than 2015 first-round picks Jerian Grant, Delon Wright, and Larry Nance, Jr., while just a few months older than lottery picks Frank Kaminsky and Willie Cauley-Stein. New head coach Alvin Gentry was hired by the Pelicans to ratchet up the offense, which should only mean good things for a dynamic force like Davis. Expect the Kentucky product to remain the focal point of the offensive attack in New Orleans while continuing to terrorize opponents on defense. The only thing that can stop Davis is himself, as he has never played more than 68 games in a season.

2014-15

Davis comes into his third NBA season with sky-high expectations. He made his first All-Star game last season, averaging 20.8 points, 10.0 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 1.3 steals, and a league-leading 2.8 blocks in 35 minutes per game. Davis managed to do all that damage while shooting an efficient 52 percent from the floor and 79 percent from the free-throw line. The 21-year-old hasn't reached his peak yet, and seemingly the only thing that can stop him in 2014-15 is his health. Davis missed 15 games last season with back, ankle, finger, and hand issues and only played in 64 games his rookie season with various ailments. He put on muscle this summer to try to avoid injuries, but it remains to be seen how his body will respond after spending the summer with USA Basketball in Spain for the World Cup. Assuming he's healthy, Davis should only continue to improve this year. On a per-36 minute basis, he improved in every counting stat last season, with the exception of steals, where he dropped from 1.5 steals per 36 his rookie year to 1.4 steals as a sophomore. The health of Jrue Holiday, Eric Gordon, and others may detract from Davis' lofty scoring totals, but he should remain the focal point of the Pelicans offense while continuing to anchor the defense by blocking shots and snapping up rebounds.

2013-14

Davis had an injury-riddled rookie campaign, managing to play just 64 games. Despite this, he displayed magnificent potential on both ends of the court, scoring in a wide variety of ways and defensively matching up against some of the top forwards in the league. Davis finished the 2012-13 season with averages of 13.5 points (52 percent from the field, 75 percent from the line), 8.2 rebounds, 1.0 assist, 1.2 steals and 1.8 blocks in 29 minutes per game. Heading into his sophomore year, Davis's potential is sky-high, as his athleticism and knack for the ball on both ends of the court could elevate his game to the elite level as early as this coming season. He was able to put up stellar numbers last season despite playing just 29 minutes per game. With Davis being the clear cornerstone of the Pelicans, and with a new point guard partner Jrue Holiday taking the ball at the helm, one can only imagine how effective Davis can become in his sophomore campaign if given 30-plus minutes per game. He is more than likely to be a valuable fantasy asset in all formats as long as he can remain healthy.

2012-13

Davis was the prize of the 2012 draft and comes to New Orleans brimming with confidence after winning the NCAA title and then returning home from the London Olympics with a gold medal. At 220 lbs., the 19-year-old Davis will need to bulk up to withstand the crowded areas near the hoop, even though heís already considered a good defender. His post up game--heck, his overall offensive game--needs improvement, but he should be able to contribute right away as a rebounder and shot-blocker in the NBA. Improvement will come, but he wonít be finely tuned in just one offseason. Davis showed he can finish pretty effectively at the University of Kentucky, which will help in the pick-and-roll crazy world of the NBA. He joins Ryan Anderson, Robin Lopez, Hakim Warrick and Jason Smith all looking for minutes. Davis and Anderson should get the bulk of the minutes at power forward. If the Hornets want to push the ball, Davis is athletic enough to do that. As a finisher, heíll thrive in an offense that pushes the ball, while disguising the things he doesnít do well. Kentucky coach John Calipari spoke a lot about Davis sacrificing the finer parts of his offensive skill set to help fit into the mold of Kentuckyís team plan last season, and thereís been some talk that Davisí early years in high school as a point guard could mean he has the handles and perimeter game to contribute in several aspects of the game that he wasnít asked to play a part in with Kentucky. If those assertions prove true, Davis could have a higher ceiling in the NBA than what he showed at Kentucky.