Anthony Davis returns to New Orleans with most points scored against a former team

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Antigoni Zachari

28/Nov/19 12:20

Pelicans fans rained boos on Davis, but his return to New Orleans was a record-breaking one.

By Eurohoops team /

Lakers defeated Pelicans on Wednesday night, thanks to a 41-point performance by Anthony Davis who returned to New Orleans for the first time as a Laker.

Despite fans dropping boos, Davis was unphased as the Lakers marched on to a 114-110 victory in the end.

The All-Star big man finished with 41 points, an NBA record for most scored by an NBA player against his former team.

Player Former Team New Team Points Scored Date
Anthony Davis New Orleans Pelicans Los Angeles Lakers 41 Nov. 27, 2019
Kevin Durant Oklahoma City Thunder Golden State Warriors 39 Nov. 3, 2016
Stephon Marbury Minnesota Timberwolves New Jersey Nets 39 Feb. 20, 2000
Danny Ainge Boston Celtics Sacramento Kings 39 Dec. 27, 1989

Check out his highlights in the video below!