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Don Ames
December 21, 2019 - 10:40 am
After blowing a 20-point lead, Golden State's D'Angelo Russell made a tiebreaking 22-foot jumper with 32.9 seconds remaining, and the struggling Warriors beat the New Orleans Pelicans, 106-102, Friday night in a matchup of the two worst teams in the West. Russell finished with 25 points and seven...
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November 24, 2019 - 5:34 am
Donovan Mitchell scored a season-high 37 points and Bojan Boganovic added 28 to help the Utah Jazz overcome the absence of Rudy Gobert and outlast the New Orleans Pelicans 128-120 on Saturday night. Mitchell, who had six 3-pointers, sparked the Jazz (10-5) to a quick start and though Utah led the...
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Mark Menard
November 21, 2019 - 4:24 pm
With the rash of injuries that has plagued the Pelicans in recent weeks, one upside has been the meaningful minutes logged by the younger members of the roster. It's allowed them to develop and even shine. That's certainly for the case for the player dubbed "Kenny Hustle" by his teammates. Kenrich...
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Mark Menard
November 20, 2019 - 7:17 pm
For the first time this season, the Pelicans have strung together back to back victories as they put down the Portland Trail Blazers in the Smoothie King Center last night. Jrue Holiday led the way with 22 points. The team also welcomed leading scorer Brandon Ingram back from a knee injury that...
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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 15, 2019 - 8:29 am
It was just three days ago that Pelicans Coach Alvin Gentry opined that his team needed Jrue Holiday to create his own offense more and stop being so generous with the basketball, and he believed he would. "He's going through a tough time right now," Gentry said Tuesday. "I'm not worried about Jrue...
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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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November 09, 2019 - 6:19 am
Pascal Siakam matched his career high with 44 points, and the Toronto Raptors beat the New Orleans Pelicans 122-104 on Friday night. Toronto used a 45-point second quarter to take control of the game and improved to 6-2. The Pelicans slipped to 1-7. The Raptors won in dominant fashion despite...
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Mark Menard
November 08, 2019 - 7:58 am
For the first time since his arthroscopic knee surgery two weeks ago, Pelicans #1 overall draft pick Zion Williamson spoke to the media yesterday, and he said he can feel the improvements as he continues to work his way back to getting on the court. "I do feel like I'm getting stronger day by day...
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Mark Menard
November 06, 2019 - 12:27 pm
The New Orleans Pelicans have won just once in their first seven outings and, to be sure, there are fans who are growing impatient as they wait for the team to fulfill the promise of their potential. But Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday says that struggling early can become a blessing if they learn the...
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Mark Menard
November 01, 2019 - 8:02 am
For the first time this season, the Pelicans tasted victory in the Smoothie King Center last night in a game that offered a glimpse at what this team can be when all the new pieces start to gel. The Pels looked dominant against the visiting Denver Nuggets, a team expected to make a deep postseason...
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