Davis and the Pelicans overcame a season-ending injury to sidekick DeMarcus Cousins to earn the sixth seed in the Western Conference.
Kyle Kuzma scored a team-high 24 points and Anthony Davis added 20 points, nine rebounds and five assists in the win.
A swarm of bees sent players taking cover on the pitch during a Cricket World Cup game between South Africa and Sri Lanka in Durham.
The kickoff in a Scottish football match was delayed after a herd of wild deer left excrement all over the pitch.
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England's cricketers also led the sporting honors list, with World Cup captain Eoin Morgan made Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) and Stokes Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) - a higher award than the Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) Hamilton received in 2008.
Sue are you?
Police will launch an investigation into the case before prosecutors decide whether they should be charged, Kishimoto said.
'Ready to play'
Even so there are still firsts.
Tim Hardaway made six three-pointers and scored 25 points and Kristaps Porzingis made four three pointers while adding 18 points as the Mavericks won for the 15th time in the last 20 games. D'Angelo Russell scored a game high 35 points in the loss.
There have been no broadcasts in sub-Saharan Africa of CAF national team and club fixtures since November after a 12-year TV deal with a French company was scrapped.
Despite this, world No.2 Djokovic said the move toward more team tennis was good for a sport best known for the individuality of its global superstars.
Tunisian club Esperance have been erratic as they seek an unprecedented third straight title, battling to overcome a Chadian club then defying the odds to defeat Raja in Casablanca.
Solskjaer admitted progress had been slower than expected but said he was focused on developing a team that could dominate and break sides down.