Anthony Davis is gearing up for the opportunity of a lifetime

Anthony Davis - photo by Charles Rex Arbogast | AP
Anthony Davis – photo by Charles Rex Arbogast | AP

It won’t be long now. In just four days, will be wearing his Sunday best, the global spotlight trained upon his slender silhouette, as Commissioner David Stern, taking his cue from a television floor producer as he steps to the podium at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., says into the camera …  “With the first pick of the 2012 NBA Draft, the select … ”  In seconds, the most obvious selection in the draft in nearly a decade — since went No. 1 overall to the Cavaliers in 2003 — will be made and Davis, who admitted this week he’s living a dream, becomes what the Hornets hope will be a valued piece of the future, one the team hopes to be vital to the process that includes perennial title aspirations.


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