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Anthony Davis returns to Pelicans lineup in time for LeBron James and Cavaliers

According to Woj, Davis is expected to play after missing one game to a left knee injury. That's great news and will take some pressure off of DeMarcus Cousins, though it'll be worth watching whether this affects Jrue Holiday's production. On another note, it'll be interesting to see if Alvin Gentry moves Jameer Nelson into the starting lineup after recent success.

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2017-18 NBA Regular Season
2-3 (0-1 Home)
3-2 (1-1 Away)
October 28, 2017, 6:00 PM Central
Smoothie King Center - New Orleans, LA
WRNO 99.5 FM
Projected Starters
Jrue Holiday PG Derrick Rose
E'Twaun Moore SG J.R. Smith
Dante Cunningham SF LeBron James
Anthony Davis PF Kevin Love
DeMarcus Cousins C Tristan Thompson
Advanced Stats (2017-18) via NBA Stats
103.35 (10th) Pace 99.85 (18th)
104.5 (14th) ORtg 107.3 (6th)
106.3 (20th) DRtg 107.2 (23rd)
-1.8 (17th) Net Rating +0.1 (14th)

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