Anthony Davis: “For the next four years I’m going to be a Pelican. I love it here. I love playing for the organization. I don’t intend on going anywhere. I want to be here. I never was one of those guys who — I was always one of those guys who wanted to stay with their franchise, and you know, [win] championships, just like Tim Duncan did. I looked up to Tim, I still look up to Tim, but the way he did it through his entire career definitely set a great example for me, so I want to be the same way.”
October 20, 2017 | 3:32 pm EDT Update
Chris Mannix: Pelicans center Alexis Ajinca had bilateral knee injections for patellar tendonitis in his knee, team says. Will miss 4-6 weeks.
Darnell Mayberry: Bobby Portis practiced today, as expected. But he will not speak to media today. He’s expected to address the media in the coming days.