Breaking News: Pelicans informed Anthony Davis has no intention of signing extension, wants to be traded
Rich Paul has informed the New Orleans Pelicans that Anthony Davis has no intention of signing an Contract extension with them and that he has requested a trade by FEB 7 deadline. Paul spoke to ESPN moments ago and said “Anthony wants to be traded to a team that allows him to win consistently and compete for a championship.”
Davis could sign an 5-year, $240M contract extension and become a free agent in 2020. Rich Paul also spoke to the New York Times about whether or not the Pelicans would honor Davis’s FEB. 7 request: “They haven’t said much, but we wanted to do the right thin and let the know by the deadline so they could what’s best for the organization moving forward.
Update: According to reports Los Angeles has been “Determined” to acquire Anthony Davis.
* this is an ongoing story, and will be constantly updated as more news becomes available