Anthony Davis signs NBA record $145 million deal with Pelicans

07/10/2015 12:22 AM

NEW ORLEANS — Anthony Davis may not have been the NBA MVP last season, but he’s sure getting paid like it.

Just minutes into the first day of the league free-agent signing period, Davis signed a massive five-year extension worth $145 million with the New Orleans Pelicans.

The former Wildcat’s signature finalized the richest contract in NBA history and secures the foundation of an up-and-coming Pelicans team.

KSTV discussed Davis’ lucrative new deal on Thursday’s show, explaining why the former Wildcat will be worth every penny of it.


Subscribe to email updates.

Subscribe and get the latest KSTV Sports info delivered to your inbox.