Young NBA superstar Anthony Davis of the New Orleans Pelicans signs the biggest NBA contract extension in league history with a five year deal worth a estimated $145 million. Davis, who is only 22 years old right now locked in this contract that will take him through his 28th birthday with the Pelicans. He is a tremendous superstar for this team and has catapulted on the seen the last two years as a league top five player. Davis signed the contract while in Hong Kong where he is traveling at the moment.
This deal start the beginning of the 2016 -17 season so now the Pelican and coach Alvin gentry can relax and build around Davis. “Words cannot describe the excitement of the New Orleans Pelicans to have Anthony Davis as the cornerstone of our organization,” Pelicans general manager Dell Demps said in a statement. “Anthony is a great person, a phenomenal player and the ideal representative of his family, the Pelicans and the New Orleans community.
“We are thrilled to have Anthony commit to the Pelicans as we continue to build our team to have sustained success.”