Alvin Gentry

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Associated Press
December 19, 2019 - 8:59 am
Brandon Ingram scored 34 points and the New Orleans Pelicans snapped their 13-game losing streak with a 107-99 road win against the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves. Jrue Holiday had 18 points and Lonzo Ball added 10 points, six rebounds and six assists off the bench for New Orleans, which was...
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Magic beat Pelicans
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Associated Press
December 16, 2019 - 12:32 am
Jonathan Isaac had 21 points and 10 rebounds and the Orlando Magic beat New Orleans 130-119 on Sunday, sending the Pelicans to their franchise-record 12th straight loss. “We just got to play better. We got to play better,” Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry said. “We just got to keep competing, and we’ll...
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WWL Newsroom
December 08, 2019 - 8:24 am
With Kristaps Porzingis joining Luka Doncic in the Dallas lineup this season, the Mavericks expected to be better. But Boban Marjanovic? Doncic scored 28 points in 26 minutes, Porzingis had 13 points and the 1,500th rebound of his career and Marjanovic had season highs of 15 points and 16 rebounds...
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Mark Menard
November 19, 2019 - 5:57 am
Have the Pelicans turned a crucial corner in their season? Through their last five games, the Pels have alternated wins and losses to go 3-2. And they've done that with a number of key players sidelined, and some of the youngest members of the roster earning key minutes. The Pelicans' two first-...
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Mark Menard
November 11, 2019 - 10:07 am
It was a rocky weekend for the Pelicans, who lost the opening game of a back to back at home Friday night 122-104 to the Toronto Raptors, a game that saw Pascal Siakam match his career high with 44 points. But the Pelicans rebounded nicely on Saturday with their first road win of the year, taking...
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Mark Menard
November 07, 2019 - 7:44 am
It's no secret that the biggest obstacle the Pelicans have faced this season has been the development of their defensive chemistry. The Pels D is, simply put, a mess. Coach Alvin Gentry says it's not a complicated fix. They have to keep players in front of them and stop dribble penetration. "You...
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WWL Newsroom
November 02, 2019 - 11:28 am
The New Orleans Pelicans’ matchup against Nikola Jokic and the Denver Nuggets looked troublesome on paper, yet a stunning performance by Jahlil Okafor lifted the Pelicans to their first win of the young season. Okafor scored 26 points, Brandon Ingram added 25 and the Pelicans beat the Nuggets 122-...
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Mark Menard
October 31, 2019 - 5:29 am
In addition to missing Zion Williamson, the Pelicans have played the last two games without Jrue Holiday, and their most recent contest saw Derrick Favors sidelined as well. At practice yesterday, Coach Alvin Gentry was asked how close those two are to coming back. Gentry was cagey at first but...
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New Orleans Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram (14) shoots over against the Golden State Warriors during the second half at the Smoothie King Center.
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Amos Morale III
October 28, 2019 - 11:23 pm
The Pelicans suffered their worst loss of the young season as they dropped their fourth-straight game to the previously winless Warriors. Golden State earned a 134-123 win in the Smoothie King Center Monday night. And as New Orleans coach Alvin Gentry confirmed, this one wasn’t as competitive as...
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Amos Morale III
July 23, 2019 - 2:33 pm
Pelicans Executive Vice President of Basketball operations David Griffin began Tuesday’s introductory conference call for New Orleans’ newest player J.J. Redick saying that the former Duke standout and NBA veteran was the franchise's top target in free agency. “From the time that I started with the...
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