Pelicans’ Davis breaks hand against Knicks

New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis has broken his left

hand against the New York Knicks, and the team says a timetable for

his return is to be determined.

The second-year star was injured in the first half Sunday. The

Pelicans said the injury was a non-displaced fracture of his


Davis was averaging 19.6 points and 10.6 rebounds entering the

game. The No. 1 pick in the 2012 draft and a member of the U.S.

Olympic team that won a gold medal that summer came in leading the

NBA with 3.9 blocked shots per game.