New Orleans Pelicans

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Chris Miller
June 15, 2019 - 5:51 pm
ESPN reports the New Orleans Pelicans are sending Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart, and three first round draft picks, according to The New Orleans Advocate . The trade would bring to an end a saga that began late January, when Davis' agent said the...
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Seth Dunlap
May 22, 2019 - 9:38 pm
Pelican's guard Jrue Holiday was honored as one of the NBA's best defensive players for the second consecutive season. Holiday was named to the NBA's All-Defensive second team, one year after being named to the first team. He was the third ranked guard, accumulating 90 points from voters, behind...
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Seth Dunlap
May 21, 2019 - 6:17 pm
The moment NBA deputy commissioner Mark Tatum announced the Pelicans had claimed the top pick in this year's NBA draft it was a forgone conclusion that Zion Williamson would be headed to New Orleans. The Pelicans, already savoring their fortune at landing the No. 1 selection, shouldn't be content...
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January 16, 2019; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) shoots the basketball against New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday (11) during the third quarter at Oracle Arena.
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Seth Dunlap
May 20, 2019 - 11:30 pm
It’s impossible to succinctly define the interconnected internet era we live in, but one word quickly comes to mind: hate. It’s so much easier to hate greatness than to appreciate it, probably because the latter requires a nuanced evaluation where emotions are set aside, an impossible task in the...
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Steve Geller
May 20, 2019 - 1:21 pm
There’s been some good luck brewing for New Orleans of late following the NOLA No Call in the NFC championship game. American Idol just crowned a winner, Laine Hardy, who is from Livingston, Louisiana, and the New Orleans Pelicans recently defied draft lottery odds to win the top pick in this year’...
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Seth Dunlap
May 17, 2019 - 2:52 pm
Sources inside the Pelicans have told WWL Radio that earlier reports of Pelican's owner Gayle Benson blocking a potential Anthony Davis trade to the Los Angeles Lakers were false. ESPN's Jackie MacMullan reported earlier today that she was hearing "scuttlebutt" that Benson was saying she would...
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Steve Geller
May 17, 2019 - 1:34 pm
Anthony Davis may not stay with the Pelicans, but it sure doesn’t sound like a trade to the Lakers is happening. Team owner Gayle Benson has reportedly made it very clear that New Orleans will not be dealing Davis there. ESPN’s Jackie MacMullan said on Brian Windhort’s podcast that: “We have been...
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Zion Williamson points on defense during a game at Duke.
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May 17, 2019 - 11:30 am
An easy choice in the Big Easy. On the latest episode of RADIO.COM's "Big Time Basketball" podcast , Matt Steinmetz and Brian Scalabrine discuss the results of the NBA Draft Lottery , in which the New Orleans Pelicans won the rights to the No. 1 pick in next month's draft and the chance to select...
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