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A bigger, better Anthony Davis already 15-pounds heavier

The maturation process is far from complete for the Pelicans star forward, 21-year-old Anthony Davis.

Anthony Davis - photo by Tammie Brown | WildcatWorld.com

– photo by Tammie Brown | WildcatWorld.com

The maturation process is far from complete for the Pelicans star forward, 21-year-old Anthony Davis. Opponents and fans can expect to see a bigger, more seasoned All Star when next season begins.

Already this offseason, Davis has added another critical 15 pounds to his 6-foot-10 frame.

“He's about 237 right now,” head coach Monty Williams said. “That's really good for us. It gives us a good barometer for how much weight he can put on in a short period of time. He's already maxing out where we thought he'd be, and it's early in the summer.”

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On This Day In UK Basketball History

On February 21, 1970, No. 2 Kentucky defeated LSU, 121-105.  Dan Issel scored 51 points, Mike Pratt 27 and Tom Parker 18 as UK outgunned LSU star “Pistol Pete” Maravich’s 64-point performance before 9,000 fans in the John Parker Memorial Coliseum.  This was the ultimate shootout between all-time SEC greats Maravich and Issel.

 

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