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The Anthony Davis trade saga that rocked the NBA world is still hanging over the league on its biggest weekend

Posted On: Feb 16, 2019   |   Posted By: Business Insider

The Anthony Davis trade saga that rocked the NBA world is still hanging over the league on its biggest weekend

Anthony Davis did not get traded before the trade deadline, but his trade request has remained a major storyline in the NBA.
At the All-Star Weekend, several players, including Davis himself in a candid media session, have been asked about the trade request and the resulting fallout.
The situation has been ugly for the Pelicans, as they have been playing Davis, perhaps against their wishes, and fired their GM on Friday in a move that was reportedly aimed to take back control in the trade negotiations.
The NBA is not happy with the way the situation has played out, and with Davis now unable to be traded for several months, the story is not going away.
The trade deadline came and went, and Anthony Davis is still on the New Orleans Pelicans.
But that hasn't stopped his trade request from remaining one of, if not the biggest talking point around the league during the NBA's All-Star Weekend .
After the Pelicans declined to deal Davis before the February 7 deadline - with the Los Angeles Lakers most notably...

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