New Orleans Pelicans

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The Pelicans odds off getting the top pick in the NBA draft may be even greater than expected. Shams Charania of Stadium and The Athletic reports that the New York Knicks would want to turn the No. 1 overall pick in a trade package for Pelicans star Anthony Davis. Our NBA Insider @ShamsCharania...
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The hiring of David Griffin has brought a new attitude to the Pelicans franchise. The Voice of the Pelicans Joel Meyers says the new executive vice president of basketball operations has brought a huge wave of positive energy to the franchise. "David Griffin is such a positive." explained Meyers "...
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Seth Dunlap
April 30, 2019 - 7:35 pm
When David Griffin was introduced as the new Pelicans President of Basketball Operations on April 17 he brought with him the promise of a new era of professional basketball in New Orleans. With the backing of a increasingly committed owner, Gayle Benson, Griffin expansively laid out his plan to...
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Seth Dunlap
April 18, 2019 - 1:44 pm
There's long been an aura of inescapable irrelevance around the Pelicans franchise. Fleeting on court success has always quickly faded into memory as the franchise slipped back into Lottery Pick Mode. Fans have been conditioned to blame that futility on one thing: market size. Sure, there's been...
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The Pelicans have reportedly hired former Cleveland Cavaliers General Manager David Griffin to be their new Executive VP of Basketball Operations. David Griffin is finalizing a deal to become the next President of Basketball Operations with the New Orleans Pelicans, league sources tell ESPN. —...
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Seth Dunlap
April 12, 2019 - 4:32 pm
That didn't take long. The New Orleans Pelicans ended their regular season with a 112-103 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night. Less than 72 hours later they've named David Griffin as their new President of Basketball operations. Griffin will assume control of a franchise that has...
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With the season over for the Pelicans, the first big move the team needs to make is singing a new general manager. Will Danny Ferry go from interim GM to getting the full-time job? Or, is there someone else better suited to reshape the franchise? ESPN senior NBA writer Marc Spears joined Sports...
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Steve Geller
April 10, 2019 - 2:41 pm
Alvin Gentry has stood in front of the media all season long and always comes across as honest and genuine even as he went though a disastrous season as the head coach off the plummeting Pelicans. “It’s been tough, especially after the way we started the season; had great promise I thought. There’s...
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