Anthony Davis: I am the best player in the game

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A 25-year-old the New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis after 2017-2018 MVP-level season has a lot of confidence in his talent.

Via Twitter he said: “In my eyes, I am the best player in the game. I really feel that way. Nobody can tell me different”.

During his 6-year career Anthony Davis is a five-time NBA All-Star and once All-Star game MVP (2017), three-time All-NBA First Team, NBA All-Defensive First Team (2018), three-time NBA blocks leader.

Last season he averaged 28.1 points, 11.1 rebounds, 2.3 assists, 2.6 blocks and 1.5 steals per game and was the third one in MVP voting behind James Harden (the Rockets) and LeBron James (the Cavaliers).

In second-round playoff series the New Orleans Pelicans lost against the Golden State Warriors in five games.