NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - Pelicans head coach Monty
Williams has been making the case for his star sophomore Anthony Davis to be in
the number of soon-to-be-named All Star reserves because of how Davis plays
on both sides of the ball.
Kentucky product is No. 1 in the league in blocked shots, averaging
3.0 per game. Davis is also a top rebounder, and his growth in scoring has now
reached a historic level, trumping even Shaq and LeBron James.
has made a bigger jump in his scoring average from his rookie to his
second season than all but one of the NBA's other overall No. 1 picks in
the past 40 years.
Bob Lanier made a more significant jump in scoring in the early 70s.
Thursday, April 24 2014 5:41 AM EDT2014-04-24 09:41:16 GMT
Officials say a body has been found in the Dutch Bayou in St. John the Baptist Parish Wednesday afternoon.The St. John Coroner's Office has been called to the scene to collect the body that was found inmore>>
Officials said a body was found in a bayou in St. John the Baptist Parish on Wednesday. The victim's name was not released and the cause of death is unknown. more>>
Thursday, April 24 2014 9:49 AM EDT2014-04-24 13:49:46 GMT
According to WTVA, an Amber Alert has been issued for a missing Lowndes County toddler. Lowndes County Chief Deputy Marc Miley says they are searching for 2-year-old Malia Harris of Columbus. Officialsmore>>
Georgia officials believe suspects in the Mississippi Amber Alert case may be in southwest Georgia. Cook County, GA investigators have been actively searching the Lenox area for the suspects. Officials confirmed a heavy presence of law enforcement in that area Wednesday night.more>>
Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:26:16 GMT
A music teacher from Monroe accused of inappropriately touching two students was scheduled to make a court appearance Wednesday.Bruce Connery, 68, was set for an arraignment in Bridgeport.Police said themore>>
A music teacher from Monroe, who is accused of inappropriately touching two students, blamed his behavior on being Italian, according to court records.more>>