One of the early highlights of this NBA season has been the emerging rivalry between Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins. The big men are two of the leading MVP candidates this season, and they put on a show on Tuesday night in their second matchup of the season.
Davis had this baseline dunk in the first quarter:
Cousins countered with this:
Davis finished with 14 points and 9 rebounds, while Cousins had 22 points and 4 rebounds in the Kings’ 99-89 win over the Pelicans.