Apr 17, 2018; Portland, OR, USA; New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday (11) reacts after scoring late during the fourth quarter in game two of the first round of the 2018 NBA Playoffs against the Portland Trail Blazers at the Moda Center. The Pelicans w

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Jrue Holiday's season officially over

Surgery will keep Pelicans guard sidelined for final 7 games

Steve Geller
March 26, 2019 - 12:57 pm

The Pelicans have announced that Jrue Holiday has undergone surgery to fix a core muscle injury and that his timetable to return to basketball activities is approximately 6 weeks.  That means the guard will miss the reminder of the Pels season which wraps up on April 6th. 

Holiday has been out of the lineup since March 9th and the Pelicans have won just one game without him in that time. He averaged 21 points with 8 assets and 5 rebounds this season. 



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