NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - It was the Pelicans' biggest win of the season, a 103-100 victory over the NBA's best team, the Golden State Warriors.
The narrow victory coupled with an Oklahoma City (42-36) loss puts the Pelicans one half of a game ahead of the Thunder in the Western Conference standings.
Anthony Davis scored a game-high 29 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and blocked four shots to lead New Orleans. Golden State's Step Curry tallied 25 points, making five three-pointers.
New Orleans (42-35) will face the Grizzlies in Memphis Wednesday night. There are just five games remaining for the Pelicans.