NBA stressed rest rule, $100K fine to Pelicans over Anthony Davis

There have been two behind-the-scenes dramas happening with Anthony Davis over the past week. One was his trade demand from the New Orleans Pelicans. The other was what would happen in the event the Pelicans didn’t trade him, which looked more likely by the day. Would New Orleans continue to play Davis or make him a healthy scratch for the rest of the season, as they did for several games…