New Orleans Pelicans

Steve Geller
January 22, 2020 - 11:18 pm
Leave it to the San Antonio Spurs to play the role of party poopers. They took down the Pelicans 121-117 in the Smoothie King Center on the night of Zion Willamson's first NBA game. The top overall pick in the draft finished with 22 points, seven rebounds and three assists. We knew Zion would be on...
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Tim Kelly
October 10, 2019 - 2:21 pm
Preseason is meant to be taken with a grain of salt, but if the first two games of the 2019-20 NBA preseason are any indication, No. 1 overall pick Zion Williamson is primed to have a special rookie season. After scoring 16 points in the Pelicans first preseason game, Williamson was dominant...
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Anthony Davis
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February 15, 2019 - 3:29 pm
The Pelicans have decided to fire ninth-year general manager Dell Demps and start the process of finding someone to deal with the fallout of All-Star Anthony Davis' recent trade demand, said a person familiar with the situation said.
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AP Photo/Scott Threlkeld
February 09, 2019 - 10:26 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Even with one foot out the door, Anthony Davis is showing he can still produce prolific statistics for the New Orleans Pelicans. He only needed 25 minutes to score 32-points in his first game for New Orleans since requesting a trade nearly two weeks ago. Davis also had nine...
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 Nikola Mirotic
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February 07, 2019 - 12:42 pm
A person familiar with the situation says the Pelicans have agreed to trade forward Nikola Mirotic to Milwaukee as part of a three-team deal that sends the Bucks' Jason Smith and Detroit's Stanley Johnson to New Orleans.
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AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith
February 01, 2019 - 1:36 pm
METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Anthony Davis says he feels like it's his time now, that he's given all he can to the Pelicans and that he is ready to move on. The All-Star has informed New Orleans he would like to be traded but said Friday that his intention is to play as long as he is a member of the...
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AP Photo/Gerald Herbert
December 29, 2018 - 10:33 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle called it "breathtaking." Anthony Davis called it just another day at the office, admittedly with a few extra deep breaths. Davis hit a go-ahead, fall-away jumper with 43.9 seconds left and scored a season-high 48 points to outduel rookie Luka...
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