2012 Olympics: Why shouldn’t Anthony Davis play more?

2012 Olympics: Why shouldn’t Anthony Davis play more?

Coach K then called on Anthony Davis to replace Griffin’s spot. Though Davis is no slouch (NCAA men’s player of the year and national champion his freshman season at Kentucky as well as the number one overall draft pick by New Orleans), some questioned just how many minutes he would not only get, but also deserved on a team that includes multiple NBA MVPs, champions and all-stars galore.

Splitter, Huertas lead Brazil past Great Britain 67-62

Splitter, Huertas lead Brazil past Great Britain 67-62

The first quarter left much to be aesthetically desired as both teams shot poorly (Brazil 2/20, Great Britain 4/15). Great Britain seemed determined to provide its home crowd a better showing by sticking to their offensive game plan and overcoming many unforced turnovers. Despite the basketball’s reluctance to cooperate at times, Great Britain looked a little more committed offensively.

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