The allstar center scored 32 points to go with 9 rebounds in 25 minutes throughout New Orleans’ home victory on the Minnesota TimberwolveSON Friday. Davis went into the seat with three minutes, 14 minutes left in the third quarter and failed to return to the match.
Some listeners at the Pelicans company supported not playing with Davis following the team decided not to exchange the All-Star by Thursday’s trade deadline, sources told ESPN. The NBA, according to sources, told Even the Pelicans they are subject to a fine of $100,000 per match if Davis were benched.
Davis and the team agreed that his minutes will be reduced which ends of back-to-backs he’ll play in the rest of the summer season, and that Davis would check, sources told ESPN.