NBA: Anthony Davis, goodbye to the Olympics
The season for Anthony Davis has been completed, the absence of a dozen parties. After suffering a sprained knee, he was his own coach, Alvin Gentry, who confirmed that the star of the Pelicans would not return to the little remainder of regular season. Total, New Orleans, aimless and, not need.
Anthony Davis ends another season with fantastic numbers. His averages in the 61 games he has played have been 24’3 points, 10’3 rebounds and 2 blocks, achieving no less than 36 double – doubles. However, it has not helped his team curdle a season even minimally close to the previous level, which managed to be the eighth team in the West.
Before the year that will debut multimillion dollar contract , Davis not only to recover from this knee problem but one that carries dealing with for at least a couple of years: the hombr or. Hence the need to stop and even undergoes surgery if the situation requires. You will have several months ahead to rest and recover before the new season.
Given that attitude, Anthony Davis is saying goodbye to his participation in the Olympic Games in Rio 2016. The power forward was one of 30 shortlisted players and no one doubted that if he was willing, would be part of the dreaded final list was to represent the United States in the great event in Brazil.
However, unless great surprise, Davis falls from that list. The absolute priority of the player is to fully recover from the problems that has dragged and back, and next season, butt forces to carry high levels of the Pelicans, a team that has put this guy all hope.