Ryan Anderson

Honored to be a part of our owner, Tom Benson's statue unveiling today instagram.com/p/sc8rs4NVuZ/

Jim Eichenhofer

Pelicans bigs Anthony Davis (21 pts, 9 reb), Omer Asik (16 pts, 20 reb) have huge games at World Cup Tuesday. More: on.nba.com/W6UKN0

Jim Eichenhofer

Looks like Anthony Davis' final stat line vs. New Zealand will be 21 points, 9 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals, 1 block, in 22 minutes

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis stole a pass then dribbled 60 feet past everyone for a dunk. Rare talent. He has 19 points after 17 and 19 in prior two games

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis and James Harden showing good chemistry for USA. Davis gets a breather in 3rd qtr, now has 15 pts, 7 reb. USA 74-46 at 2:22

John Reid

Team USA beating New Zealand, 57-35, at halftime. Anthony Davis and Kenneth Faried leading scorers with 11 pts.

Jim Eichenhofer

At halftime, Anthony Davis 11 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal in 11:26 of playing time. He's 3-6 on FGs and 5-8 FTs. USA up 57-35

Jim Eichenhofer

USA making sure to get Anthony Davis involved in halfcourt offense, via post-ups or pick-and-roll. Davis 11 pts, 4 reb. USA 52-31 at 3:15

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis and Kenneth Faried size and athleticism are overwhelming USA opponents. Few int'l bigs can match that combo or their energy

John Reid

Team USA leading New Zealand, 27-20 at end of first quarter. Anthony Davis has 6 pts and four rebounds.

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis (2-4 FGs, 2-4 FTs) had 6 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal in 1st quarter. USA leads New Zealand 27-20

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis returned after getting poked in eye, immediately grabbed offensive board and scored putback. Has 4 pts, incl. alley oop dunk

John Reid

Anthony Davis was poked in his eye early in the game against New Zealand. But he has returned.

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis was accidentally hit in right eye area by hand of dribbling New Zealand player, went to bench at 5:50 of 1st qtr. Hopefully OK

John Reid

Team USA vs. New Zealand have just tipped off.

Jim Eichenhofer

Team USA plays New Zealand at 10:30 a.m. Central (ESPN2). New Zealand features three current NCAA players and former NBA guard Kirk Penney

Jim Eichenhofer

Omer Asik finished with 16 pts, 20 reb, 1 block in Turkey's Group C game vs. Ukraine. Ukraine won 64-58, dropping Turkey to 1-2 in pool play

Jim Eichenhofer

Through three quarters, Omer Asik up to 14 points, 16 rebounds in key pool play game for Turkey. Ukraine holds 41-39 lead

Jim Eichenhofer

Five things to know about Pelicans on Tuesday (training camp practices begin four weeks from today): on.nba.com/1nRX1TN

Jim Eichenhofer

Pelicans' Omer Asik (10 pts, 13 reb) already has a double-double at halftime of Turkey's game vs. Ukraine. Turkey leads 26-25 at the break

Jason Calmes

In the NO Podcast Episode 187: Anthony Davis at the World Cup bit.ly/1x3IQ7z #Pelicans #fb

Jimmer Fredette

Happy birthday to my cousin @Jaetaftxoxo. Have a great day Jae!

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis erupts in second half for 19 points, spearheading Team USA to 98-77 victory over Turkey and Omer Asik: on.nba.com/1zZf1kQ

Jason Calmes

FINAL: #USA 98, #Turkey 77 @Anthony Davis: 19 PTS (8-11 FG), 6 REB, 2 BLK, 2 STL @Omer Asik: 6 PTS (2-2 FG), 8 REB, 3 BLK

John Reid

Team USA overcomes sluggish first half to beat Turkey, 98-77. Anthony Davis scored 19 points, all coming in the second half.

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis' work appears done. If so, finishes with 19 points, 6 rebounds, 2 blocks, 2 steals. Went 8-11 from field (4 dunks, 2 tip-ins)

Jim Eichenhofer

So much for a quiet game by Anthony Davis. He had 0 points at halftime, partly due to picking up 2 fouls. Davis up to 19 points in 2nd half

Jim Eichenhofer

In a span of only 59 seconds, Anthony Davis threw down two alley oop dunks, then tipped in another oop for an and-one. USA 82-63 at 6:05

Jason Calmes

Anthony Davis went scoreless in the first half. He now has 17 points, just one shy of Faried's game-high 18.

Jason Calmes

James Harden wants credit for the hockey assist on that Davis throwdown.

Jason Calmes

Asik has been a turnover machine today; 5 so far. Shouldn't be as glaring w/ the Pels, as the ball won't be in his hands nearly as much.

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis scored 11 points in 3rd qtr to spearhead USA's 31-20 edge. USA up 66-60 entering 4th. Omer Asik 6 pts, 8 reb, 3 blk

Jason Calmes

Davis & Faried have a combined 25 points on 16 shots, and Team USA hardly went to them inside in the first half. Keep feeding the big boys.

John Reid

Anthony Davis has jump started Team USA in 3rd quarter, controlling the pace much better now. Team USA leading Turkey, 64-59.

John Reid

After going scoreless in the first half against Turkey, Anthony Davis has scored nine points in the opening 3 minutes of 3rd quarter.

Jim Eichenhofer

Pelicans teammates Omer Asik and Anthony Davis now matched up often in 2nd half. Davis 9 quick points in 2:52 span. Turkey up 51-48 in 3rd

Jason Calmes

Anthony Davis asserting himself much, much better so far in the second half. 9 points in a little over 3 minutes.

Jason Calmes

#Turkey leads #USA 40-35 at halftime. Anthony Davis one of three USA players w/ positive +/- so far. Asik is +4 for Turkey.

John Reid

Team USA losing 40-35 at halftime to Turkey, unable to control the pace of the game.A.Davis 0 pts, 1 reb. O.Asik - 3 pts,7 rebs.

Jim Eichenhofer

Outstanding half for Turkey, leading USA 40-35 at intermission. Omer Asik 3 pts, 7 reb, 2 blk. Anthony Davis (1reb/1 blk/1 stl) 2 fouls

Jim Eichenhofer

USA taking cautious route by sitting Anthony Davis with 2 fouls (FIBA limit's 5). Omer Asik 3 pts, 7 reb in 9 mins. Turkey 28-25 in 2nd qtr

Jason Calmes

#USA & #Turkey tied at 25 with 3 minutes remaining in the first half. Anthony Davis is scoreless & has 2 fouls. Asik w/ game high 7 boards.

John Reid

Team USA struggling against Turkey's mix of zone and man-to-man defenses right now.

Jason Calmes

Anthony Davis bites on the pump fake and commits his second foul.

John Reid

Team USA-Turkey tied at 16 at end of first quarter. Anthony Davis went scoreless but had a block and grabbed one rebound.

Jason Calmes

#USA & #Turkey tied at 16 points through one quarter of play. Asik has twice as many rebounds (6) as anyone else on the court.

Jim Eichenhofer

Turkey's Omer Asik was a rebounding machine in 1st qtr, with 6 boards in 7 minutes. Rare quiet qtr for Anthony Davis (0pts/1blk). Tied at 16

Jason Calmes

Davis checked out during the last stoppage in play. No points, but a rebound, a block, and some great all-around defense.

Jason Calmes

Davis hasn't been utilized much on the offensive end, but he has been a major factor defensively thus far.

Jim Eichenhofer

Only took 1:03 for Anthony Davis to block a shot. Omer Asik has 3 early rebounds plus an and-one layup for Turkey, which leads 10-5 at 6:48

John Reid

Pelicans' Omer Asik already making impact with his rebounding against Team USA. He has grabbed four of Turkey's first six.

Jason Calmes

Not so sure about that foul call on Davis. Looked like solid defense.

Jason Calmes

Impressive offensive rebounding there by Asik, going to the line for the and-one opportunity

Jason Calmes

#Pelicans fans - @MasonGinsberg will be manning this account during USA vs. Turkey, as @Anthony Davis squares off vs. @Omer Asik at center.

Jrue Holiday

GAMEDAY!! Go ahead and win the whole thing!!! Y'all better be watchin on ESPN2 at 12pt. Love you @laurenholiday12

John Reid

Team USA plays Turkey today at 2:30 p.m. in FIBA World Cup. Omer Asik plays for Turkey.

John Reid

Pelicans fans can get an extended look at center Omer Asik today

Anthony Davis

Back at it again today... Let's get it! #USABasketball

Alexis Ajinca

Tell me someone who did better than my boy 7 times World Champion #Unstoppable #WestIndies971 @teddyriner http://t.co/9EwP1igTg2

Alexis Ajinca

Bravo à @teddyriner un énorme champion. 7eme titre de Champion du Monde . #allbleus

Jimmer Fredette

Love that college football is back.

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis only needs 14 minutes, eight shots to score 17 points in USA's 59-point World Cup opening win. More: on.nba.com/1ubUd7Z

John Reid

Team USA routs Finland 114-55 in its opening game of the FIBA World Cup. Pelicans forward Anthony Davis scored 17 pts on 6-of-8 shooting.

Jim Eichenhofer

As expected, Anthony Davis (17 pts) not needed in 4th quarter by Team USA in 114-55 victory. Klay Thompson led USA with 18 pts

John Reid

Team USA's size, talent and depth too much for Finland. USA leading 89-39 at the end of third quarter.

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis could be rested in 4th qtr with USA ahead by 50. Davis 17 pts, 4 reb, 1 ast, 6-8 FGs, 5-5 FTs. Only needed to play 14:19

Jim Eichenhofer

Six more quick points for Anthony Davis in 3rd qtr give him USA-best 17 points. Next is Klay Thompson's 12. USA 79-32 at 3:06 of 3rd

Jim Eichenhofer

USA up 60-18 at halftime (not a misprint). Finland did not score a field goal in 2nd qtr. Anthony Davis 11 pts (4-5 FGs, 3-3 FTs), 9 minutes

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis just scored 7 points in span of only 56 seconds of game time. Davis up to team-high 11 points. USA rolling 42-18 over Finland

John Reid

Team USA and Anthony Davis blowing out Finland, 42-18, in second quarter in FIBA World Cup. Davis has 11 pts.

Jim Eichenhofer

Both of Anthony Davis' scoring plays were drives from perimeter all way to basket. Pelicans coaches have worked with him a lot on that skill

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis (1-2 FGs) 4 points, 1 rebound in first 5:20 of game. USA leads Finland 22-12 with 2:28 left in 1st qtr

Jim Eichenhofer

Turkey rallied from 10 down at half to beat New Zealand 76-73. Omer Asik (1 pt, 2 blk) played just 11 minutes after picking up 2 early fouls

Jim Eichenhofer

USA debuts at FIBA World Cup today vs. Finland at 2:30 p.m. (Central). Pelicans' Omer Asik and Turkey trail New Zealand 38-28 at halftime

Alexis Ajinca

Début de la CDM pour mes coéquipiers de l'EDF Equipe de France de Basketball - page officielle toute ma confiance... fb.me/6GuGz96OL

Alexis Ajinca

Début de la CDM pour mes coéquipiers de l'EDF @FRABasketball toute ma confiance et mon soutien sont en eux . #AA #TeamFrance

Jimmer Fredette

Great first win. Texas next weekend.

Sean Kelley

Big thanks to @Cardinals and Joe Strohm for my family's tickets tonight for Cards vs Cubs. http://t.co/atChZjsiO1

Alexis Ajinca

Congrats to the French Team for winning their first game let's keep it up @FRABasketball #GoFrance

Omri Casspi

Checking out #TheNovemberMan with @piercebrosnan right when I get back!

Jimmer Fredette

Great workouts this morning. Now ready to watch the BYU fellas bring it tonight! #GAMEDAY #BYUFOOTBALL

Jim Eichenhofer

Pelicans' Anthony Davis says he loves playing for USA Basketball, sees FIBA World Cup as another chance to improve: on.nba.com/1vUsgTk

Jim Eichenhofer

During USA's exhibition tour, Anthony Davis led team in scoring (13.8 ppg) and blocks (3.8 bpg). Also 1 rebound, 2 steals shy of team lead

Ryan Anderson

Had a great time with @stratonwilhelm @Jimmer Fredette and @jeffwithey at the Saints game tonight instagram.com/p/sREC55NVo0/

John Reid

New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis enjoys playing for Team USA regardless of injury risks s.nola.com/ooE4XMc via @nolanews

Pelicans' Monty Williams enjoying coaching atmosphere of USA Basketball, sees numerous benefits for Anthony Davis: on.nba.com/XVKwAJ

James Southerland

Don't sleep in the car around me http://t.co/eBrEpBYydI

Jim Eichenhofer

Monty on Anthony Davis/USA team: "You seldom say there’s a better player on the floor. That’s got to help him from a confidence standpoint."

Jim Eichenhofer

A theme of Anthony Davis' ongoing USA interview: international basketball has helped him improve as player. He sees it as a big plus

Jim Eichenhofer

Monty Williams on Anthony Davis' maturation playing for star-studded Team USA: "He's realizing he's a lead dog among alpha dogs."

John Reid

Shaquille O'Neal may rank among the best centers all-time s.nola.com/8eEJZib via @nolanews

John Reid

Shaquille O'Neal is No. 2 on Louisiana's all-time list of top 51 athletes s.nola.com/cIn6bUL via @nolanews

Jrue Holiday

Check out and retweet this to vote for Sammy #carlson in @xgames #realski sick Video man xgames.espn.go.com/real/11387447/…

Jimmer Fredette

The ball boys in major tennis tournaments have some of the best hands around. I'm convinced. #USOpen