Anthony Davis can't be convinced to stay with the Pelicans, play with Zion - Stephen A. | Get Up!

  • Published on May 16, 2019
  • Stephen A. Smith claims nothing can make Anthony Davis change his mind about wanting to be traded despite the New Orleans Pelicans landing the top pick in the 2019 NBA draft.
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Comments • 900

  • Geert Matthys
    Geert Matthys 3 months ago

    Mickey Mouse running Stephen A like a slaveowner

  • Shin Yokoyama
    Shin Yokoyama 4 months ago

    All I got to say is if KD leaves AD you come and play for GS and join a dynasty and be the new NBA great player. and get yourself some championships so everyone can hate on you but will validate you as being in the running for the goat.

  • Kandi Durand
    Kandi Durand 4 months ago +1

    We don't care if he's want to play or don't. Pelicans will win one. We don't need him. He wants to play with the warriors. Let him go.. Louisiana Strong!!! We get it out of the mud that's why its The BOOT. Rams against the Saints. LSU vs Texas a&m. LSU coach & student schandal. We will over come it all . Just watch! We the fans say to AD you all in or you all out!

    XSHABAZ RAJAH 4 months ago

    Kick rocks AD... Trade his ass now....

  • hen ko
    hen ko 4 months ago

    develop chemistry as they try to rush a championship overnight.

  • Cassie
    Cassie 4 months ago

    develop chemistry as they try to rush a championship overnight.

  • less kiss
    less kiss 4 months ago

    develop chemistry as they try to rush a championship overnight.

  • Black Order
    Black Order 4 months ago

    Zion didnt want to come to the Pelicans all fake news!!!!!!!!!!!
    Stop listen to media!!!
    Thats the only reason people post trades like this, is because of media.
    Yall want to talk about the Pelicans are a bad franchise an Zion should go to the LAkers or back to Duke or to the knicks???? Really
    The LAkers had 4 top 5 picks in the NBA draft in the last 5 years!!!! In addition, they pick up Lebron James an still missed the playoffs every year 5 years straight!!!!
    The Pelicans only had 1 pick in top 5 and made the playoffs twice despite the injuries!!!
    The Pelicans are bad???!!! Yall out yall rabbit a$% mind!!!
    Facts are Pelicans:
    Have Zion
    Have AD, Jrue, Julius
    They also have David Griffin
    Alvin Gentry as coach
    They have new training staff a PResident ..
    spent 4.6 million on a new training facility
    THey making positive progress!!!
    Zion will have fun and develop well in New Orleans, weather AD is traded or not!! MEdia need to stop hating!!!

  • Maximus Prime
    Maximus Prime 4 months ago +1

    Easy... trade LeBron for Zion!!! Zion don't want to play with AD. Pels want to keep AD. LeBron and AD want to play with each other. Griffin wants and needs to win now and keep AD. Lakers fans want to return to their youth movement. Palinka would be a God!!! Win/win situation!!!

  • Charles Dalton
    Charles Dalton 4 months ago

    What if the Knicks end up doing a 3 man trade and picking up free agents and they end up getting KD,AD, IRVING, AND KAWHI for just one year because all of that would be too expensive.

  • Trevor Ashford
    Trevor Ashford 4 months ago

    Man I haven't seen Damon Jones in a minute. That man look like he ate Damon Jones.

  • George Brother
    George Brother 4 months ago +1

    Only way AD come back is the pels sign rondo back and get another free agent shooter

  • TheOnlyHeem
    TheOnlyHeem 4 months ago

    Bro AD COME TO HOUSTON PLEASE‼️ we jus gotta get rid of everybody else🤣 3 Man rotation

  • Ring Generalship
    Ring Generalship 4 months ago

    He started off by saying to Stephen A. Smith....there’s million places I wanna take you 🤦🏼‍♂️ (PAUSE)

  • BlockTalkNews
    BlockTalkNews 4 months ago

    Bye bitch

  • Got Game
    Got Game 5 months ago

    the knicks arent signing anyone.

  • Poeaux Gunnah
    Poeaux Gunnah 5 months ago

    AD lookn like a mid 90's Disney Villian, and SA lookn like BabyDaddy Smurf
    In the thumbnail 🤔

  • June B
    June B 5 months ago

    I would trade ben simmons for zion... I think ben is leaving to LA anyway.... if i was the in the 76ers Organization i would definitely entertain that idea!!!!!!

  • Mohamed Ahmed
    Mohamed Ahmed 5 months ago +1


  • Anthony Drake
    Anthony Drake 5 months ago +1

    You got till june 10 before you can say Zion era...Zion could do a Sophomore year at Duke...and if there's no star on the Pels, why not?

  • NamisIll
    NamisIll 5 months ago +1

    I hope the Knicks don't overpay for AD in any trade proposal ,They did that once for Carmelo. If the Knicks sign Durant and Irving and draft Barrett along with all that young talent they have I'd be very happy.

  • Epiph Da 1
    Epiph Da 1 5 months ago +1

    Man let's be real Damian Jones, David G... ex GM for the CAVS you cant make this shi up...Zion goes to New Orleans lol...translation AD is going to LA because they want LeBron James to win again!!! Then they go to KD who they've been trying to push out from day one!
    Look I hope KD stays in GS & I hope LeBron James gets no one doesn't he make everyone better around him!

  • Big B
    Big B 5 months ago +1

    FINALLY an interview with Stephen A where he doesn't go ultrasonic and off the rails lol. I think he should lose his voice more often. Lots of smart things to say, just hate it when it's more about him yelling than what he's yelling about 😉

  • Metro Pcs
    Metro Pcs 5 months ago +1

    Nah KD selfish bro😂😂

  • Pelicans Will Rise
    Pelicans Will Rise 5 months ago +1

    if the Bucks win, it will change it back to a collection of role players winning with one star drafted by the organization and developed. Giannis came in the league in 2013 and averaged 7 points his first year and 12 points his 2nd. In today's NBA instant gratification, Giannis would have been traded his 1st of 2nd year for low production. But the Bucks built the right way. Now 6 years later, if the Bucks win with just Giannis and a collection of role players (some of which can become stars from winning), they will put the league on notice to stop star chasing and build teams from the bottom up (draft and player development), not the top down (star stacking). The Warriors with Steph/Klay/Draymond were bottom up. The added Kevin but the core of their team was already there to establish chemistry over time. Teams with the best chemistry win whereby teams stacking may never develop chemistry as they try to rush a championship overnight.

  • cntipede
    cntipede 5 months ago +1

    Stephen A Smith is such a little B

  • Zu
    Zu 5 months ago +1

    Your not going to get a good return on a star in NBA. They’ll get unproven draft picks & NBA bums period

  • Marcus Aurelius
    Marcus Aurelius 5 months ago +1

    I hope they send him to Carolina

  • FerGamesYT !
    FerGamesYT ! 5 months ago +1

    Stay of the weeeed

  • Matt Perry
    Matt Perry 5 months ago +1

    Davis wants out and trust me we do NOT want him here anymore. Let that unprofessional cry baby go!

  • E-Man5805
    E-Man5805 5 months ago +1

    I hate how he says New Orleans.

  • Smvf13
    Smvf13 5 months ago +1


  • Richard Collins
    Richard Collins 5 months ago +1

    AD is going to LA

  • Angie M
    Angie M 5 months ago +1

    I know we need someone at point, but AD needs to come home to the Chi to get some rings.

  • Kenneth Stewart Jr
    Kenneth Stewart Jr 5 months ago +2

    Man if ad was to come to Houston that wld be a 2 to 3 yr championship team easy

    • sonnyjason2
      sonnyjason2 4 months ago

      Marley Stewart how the hell houston will get Davis tho???

  • chance goode
    chance goode 5 months ago

    U think this whole system is rigged. How do the Pelicans get the number one pick but the Lakers continue to get all their trade deals blocked with big stars from CP3 to AD. Then you have teams much worse than than the Pelicans but they don’t get the chance to improve with a top pick? That just doesn’t seem alike the way to keep your league competitive

  • Sharrieff Vincent
    Sharrieff Vincent 5 months ago

    AD will look really nice in purple and gold.

  • ceazz Mo
    ceazz Mo 5 months ago

    AD to the clippers

  • Sarbjit Singh
    Sarbjit Singh 5 months ago

    Yeah just like he can’t be convinced to fix his unibrow

  • Billy Her
    Billy Her 5 months ago

    Better give Stephen A Smith a max contract before he wants a trade.

  • robert holmes
    robert holmes 5 months ago

    Why wouldn't they want to trade him to the Lakers ??two young Stars plus the fourth pick in the draft? 1st &4th pick duh
    P.S. wasn't It a few years ago with the same New Orleans team with a guard by the name of Chris Paul that couldn't go to the Lakers?

  • itszoe easy
    itszoe easy 5 months ago

    He going to The Warriors if KD leaves 👍

  • Shawn C
    Shawn C 5 months ago

    Stephen A needs some vacation time

    • Shawn C
      Shawn C 5 months ago

      And know that I’ve read the comments after my post, a lot of us we’re thinking the same thing. This man needs to rest

  • Damien Gonzalez
    Damien Gonzalez 5 months ago +2

    Stephen A needs to relax a bit. Needs some weEeEeDdd

  • vambo13257
    vambo13257 5 months ago

    A.D. is a bum, tremendous talent but weak minded and always hurt. Not a leader!

  • Daud Jama
    Daud Jama 5 months ago

    Our Somali Brother, Stephen A. Smith, has gone over the rails.

  • Clayton C.
    Clayton C. 5 months ago +1

    Damon Jones is loving life and eating for three.

  • Lee Rogers
    Lee Rogers 5 months ago

    Would be nice

  • Pojosamaneo
    Pojosamaneo 5 months ago


  • Melinda Kelley
    Melinda Kelley 5 months ago

    Trade with cz and get brown Tatum bol bol and taco

  • unrequee
    unrequee 5 months ago

    If im the gm of the pelicans i trade anthony davis and etwan moore for terry rozier jason Tatum and al horford

  • Cake Mix
    Cake Mix 5 months ago

    That dude on the right in the thumbnail looks like the Grinch

  • Benedicite Sol
    Benedicite Sol 5 months ago +2

    AD looking at SAS like an Evil Genie who bout to grant a wish in the thumbnail

  • michael parker
    michael parker 5 months ago +1

    What the HELL is up with that DAMN AD pic? What are ya'll trying to say?

  • The Tick
    The Tick 5 months ago +1

    If I was NO. I would try and trade Zion pick and AD for Russell westbrook and somethin

  • The Tick
    The Tick 5 months ago +1

    Haha damn that sucks for Zion.

  • Dbzxtreme
    Dbzxtreme 5 months ago +1

    Pelicans should trade for the no. 3 pick, and sell zion and barret as the next mike and scotty.

  • MsCamicam
    MsCamicam 5 months ago +1

    The Lakers shouldn’t try to get Anthony Davis move on from him and target free agents and get a good pick! At this point the Pelicans and Anthony Davis are both a pain in the ass🤢🤣😂!! Just trade him somewhere and STFU about it!!

  • Jontrell Miles
    Jontrell Miles 5 months ago +1

    Id rather see zion lead his own team for a couple years anyway. History proves its good for development in young extremely talented players.

  • Ryan Daniel
    Ryan Daniel 5 months ago +1

    ESPN please fire SAS