On Saturday, Bleacher Report’s Ric Bucher came to Twitter bearing good news: New Orleans Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis owns a pet monkey. His name is Meek, and Meek is already a star.


The Brow posted a picture of the marmoset—which typically weigh under a pound as adults—on his Instagram account June 13 but didn’t indicate that it was his pet.

According to Bucher, Davis also has someone to carry Meek around. For folks wondering why AD decided this was a good idea, here’s a simple explanation:

Five years, $145 million!

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