David Griffin

Jul 5, 2019; Las Vegas, NV, USA; New Orleans Pelicans general manager David Griffin in attendance against the New York Knicks during an NBA Summer League game at Thomas & Mack Center.
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Seth Dunlap
August 01, 2019 - 7:33 pm
Most people have had the unenviable experience of bad co-workers. The selfish, know-it-all, look at me types. Somebody who is in the first to accept praise, but cowers in the back when blame should come their way. It’s unpleasant, and can make work life, or really just life , completely miserable...
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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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Amos Morale III
Amos Morale III
July 16, 2019 - 8:29 pm
The New Orleans Pelicans held a press conference Tuesday afternoon to introduce four players the franchise acquired via trades made this offseason. Pelicans Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations David Griffin was flanked Lonzo Ball, Josh Hart and Brandon Ingram, who were part of the...
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July 07, 2019 - 5:43 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Zion Williamson's summer league is over. The New Orleans Pelicans announced Saturday that the No. 1 pick in this year's NBA draft will not play any more at the Summer League in Las Vegas because of a bruised left knee. The team stressed the move is precautionary. "Zion will move...
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Dec 1, 2017; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; Utah Jazz forward Derrick Favors (15) dunks the ball during the second half against the New Orleans Pelicans at Vivint Smart Home Arena.
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Seth Dunlap
June 30, 2019 - 9:59 pm
David Griffin sure knows how to throw a party, and keep it going. The New Orleans Pelicans general manager continued to wheel and deal into the late hours of Sunday night as NBA Free agency opened. After signing sharpshooting guard JJ Redick and versatile European forward Nicolo Melli, Griffin wasn...
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Michael Cohen
We are counting down till NBA free agency opens this weekend to see what the Pelicans are going to do as they continue to rebuild the roster around Zion Williamson. Brad Botkin of CBS Sports joined Sports Talk and feels the team will be better next season, even though they dealt away All-Star...
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Seth Dunlap
June 26, 2019 - 3:44 pm
The New Pelicans have swiftly revamped their roster in the infant stages of the David Griffin era. Don’t expect that overhaul to be anywhere close to complete, as the team enters NBA free agency, which opens on Sunday, with $31.2 million in cap space to spend. Gone are Anthony Davis and Solomon...
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Mar 24, 2019; Columbia, SC, USA; Virginia Cavaliers guard De'Andre Hunter (12) dunks the ball during the second half against the Oklahoma Sooners in the second round of the 2019 NCAA Tournament
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Seth Dunlap
June 19, 2019 - 6:51 pm
Attempting to predict the 2019 NBA draft is a paradoxical exercise, with initial inevitability followed by Choose Your Own Adventure-style uncertainty. It's been a forgone conclusion for months -- years, really -- that Zion Williamson will be selected with the No. 1 overall pick in this year's...
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