In his first public comments since signing his $145 million extension with the Pelicans, Anthony Davis endorsed Alvin Gentry as head coach.
Alvin Gentry said that will look to get Anthony Davis more touches on offense next season.
Anthony Davis officially signed his five-year, $145 million contract extension early Thursday.
Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry is encouraging Anthony Davis to extend his range to the 3-point line.
Anthony Davis will play center "quite often" for coach Alvin Gentry, who believes New Orleans can "play big but guard small."
Anthony Davis was working on his 3-pointers at a workout on Wednesday.
Anthony Davis and the Pelicans have verbally agreed upon a five-year, $145 million deal.
The Pelicans could extend Anthony Davis on a five-year, $143 million deal this summer.
Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry wants Anthony Davis to add a three-point shot to his repertoire.
Anthony Davis may not immediately sign a contract extension with the Pelicans when it is offered to him on July 1, according to a source close to Davis.
Alvin Gentry, who is set to become the head coach of the Pelicans after helping the Warriors win the NBA Finals, told Anthony Davis to expect a championship in the future.
Anthony Davis is looking forward to having Alvin Gentry as the head coach of the Pelicans next season.
New head coach Alvin Gentry said he believes Anthony Davis was underutilized on the offensive end last season.
Anthony Davis, Jimmy Butler, John Wall, Tim Duncan and Andrew Bogut were named to the NBA's All-Defensive Second Team on Wednesday.