Report: Pelicans Risked $100K Fine Per Game If They Benched Anthony Davis
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On Friday’s episode of The Jump (h/t Rachel Nichols), ESPN’s Brian Windhorst reported the NBA warned the Pelicans they would be fined $100,000 per game if Davis was inactive after being cleared to return from a thumb injury:
Rachel Nichols @Rachel__Nichols
Here’s the very latest on the whole “should the Pelicans sit Anthony Davis the rest of the season to protect his trade value” issue, with @WindhorstESPN reporting that the NBA got involved & warned the Pels they’d risk a $100,000 fine PER GAME if they held a healthy AD out. https://t.co/UxBA81TEm5
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February 8, 2019 at 02:42PM