It was similar to the past two games when the Pelicans blew leads against Memphis and Portland.
Tyreke Evans added 26 points and Gordon had 19 for the Pelicans (27 39), who had lost two consecutive games. Gordon's foul shots with 9.4 seconds remaining gave the Pelicans a 121 117 lead.
Davis did not score in overtime but controlled the middle by grabbing six rebounds. He became the first player in franchise history to have at least 40 points and 20 rebounds in a game. He is averaging 32.3 Nike Air Max 90 Xeno
"We played defense in the fourth quarter and in overtime and got stops when we needed it," Davis said. "We came up with the rebounds and made free throws."
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"In overtime we did enough to squeak out a one point win," Pelicans coach Monty Williams said.
Green made three big free throws late in regulation, tying it at 110. Davis answered with a jumper for New Orleans, but Kris Humphries, who scored 16 points, sent the game into overtime on a long jumper from the right corner.
"I think he can do this 10 to 15 times a year just because he is so gifted and does things for the right reason," Williams said. "Obviously, he has great athletic ability but some of Nike Air Max 90 White Womens Cheap that stuff is just him. We try to put him in a position where he can be a dominant player."
Evans' layup with 5:33 remaining in the fourth quarter gave the Pelicans a 102 89 lead. Boston then closed with a 23 10 surge to force the extra period.
Davis set career highs with 40 points and 21 rebounds, and Eric Gordon made two crucial free throws in overtime to lead the Pelicans to a 121 120 overtime victory over the Boston Celtics on Sunday night.
Avery Bradley had 12 points for the Celtics, who lost their fourth consecutive game.
"That's a tough one to swallow," said Celtics forward Jared Sullinger, who scored 14 points. "(Humphries) hitting that big shot to send it into overtime, we thought we could win. In the end we came up short."
"At least we played with better poise at the end of regulation and overtime," said Celtics coach Brad Stevens, who blamed a defensive miscommunication for Boston not committing the late foul. "We gave ourselves a chance to win on the offensive end. Guys got a couple of stops, just not enough at the end."
night when he scored 36 in a loss against Portland. Davis' 21 rebounds erased his previous career high of 19 against Orlando on Jan. 26.
Jeff Green, who led Boston with 39 points, answered Gordon's free throws in overtime with a three point play that trimmed New Orleans' lead to 121 120 with 5.7 seconds remaining. But the Celtics were unable to foul on the inbounds play and New Orleans ran out the clock.
"My teammates tell me that they feed off my energy and they want me to be great so I can't be timid and do what it takes to help my team win," said Davis, who also blocked three shots, making him the eight player in NBA history with at least 40 points, 20 rebounds and three blocks in a game. "We're trying to do a better job of making me comfortable down the stretch."
The Celtics, who attempted to push the pace against the defense minded Pelicans, closed the first half on a 17 8 run to take a 64 57 halftime lead. Boston scored 39 points in the second period.
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