foxsports.com 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Even though Los Angeles lost at Dallas, 114-110, on Sunday, it had won nine of its last 10 games before that and it is tied with Denver for the best record in the Western Conference (15-7). The Pelicans had struggled with slow starts, falling behind the Heat by 31 points in the first half of a road loss Friday. (Davis) did a great job of taking what was available, Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry told the team website. Davis scored 17 points in the first quarter, but Charlotte led 30-29 lead at the end of the period before the Pelicans turned up their defense.