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But he got to know Kobe Bryant and called him a “great guy” when asked about it Wednesday. “That whole Olympic experience, he kind of took me under his wing and showed me a lot about the game and a lot about hard work,” said Davis, the only college player on a team that beat Spain in the gold-medal game. “He’ll bring the competitive nature out in everybody,” he added. “Any good team that has Kobe on the team is in it to win it. That was my first time [meeting him]. I loved every moment of it.” Los Angeles Times

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John Reid: Just saw Anthony Davis walking to locker room at shootaround. He was limping and dressed in warmups. Twitter @JohnReid64

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LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors lead their respective conferences and are separated by only 13,285 votes after the third returns of NBA All-Star Balloting 2015 presented by Sprint. James has 971,299 votes compared with 958,014 for Curry, who trailed by 20,324 votes following the second returns issued a week ago. The New Orleans Pelicans' Anthony Davis sits in third place overall with 922,381. Balloting concludes on Monday, Jan. 19. NBA.com

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After Davis banked in a turnaround jumper while being fouled by Butler in the third, a fan behind the basket yelled "Woooooo! Chi-town boy!" Davis then made the foul shot to trim Chicago's lead to 53-52 with 9:27 remaining. "I just want to win," Davis said. "My whole goal coming here tonight was to win this basketball game, and we didn't, so gotta go back to the drawing board and see what we did wrong." USA Today Sports

Whatever they did worked, as Team USA breezed through the competition, winning all nine games by an average margin of 33 points and earning the gold medal. "I just know he’s a really, really good coach. One of the best I’ve ever been around. I learned a ton from him," Williams said. "His players love him, they play hard for him. "He and I were both wide awake trying to figure out how to help our team win a gold medal. I learned a ton from him and like I said, he’s one of the best I’ve ever been around." CSN Chicago

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The Pelicans let him loose at Toys R Us in New Orleans, and Davis quickly reminded everyone how closely he relates to young fans. He's only a few years removed from asking for toys each Christmas. Davis and his Pelicans teammates treated 75 local kids to a shopping spree right before the holidays, and as soon as the toys came out, so did the competitive fun. Bleacher Report

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Anthony Davis suffered a chest contusion on Friday night in the New Orleans Pelicans’ win over the Cleveland Cavaliers, and it looks like he’s still hurting from the injury. Pelicans coach Monty Williams says Davis won’t play tonight against the Golden State Warriors. NBCSports.com

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