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  • Report: Center Jahlil Okafor reaches deal with the Pelicans

    Report: Center Jahlil Okafor reaches deal with the Pelicans

    GM Dell Demps is having a good offseason with his signings. Source: NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneGM Dell Demps is having a good offseason with his signings. Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
    GM Dell Demps is having a good offseason with his signings. Source: NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneGM Dell Demps is having a good offseason with his signings. Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
    Center Jahlil Okafor has agreed to a deal with the Pelicans, according to a report by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. A source told Woj that Okafor's deal includes a partial guarantee for the 2018-19 season, and a team option for the following season. Okafor was traded from the Sixers to the Nets in February. The Pelicans lost Boogie Cousins in free agency, but gained center Julius Randle from the Lakers. Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.More >>
    Center Jahlil Okafor has agreed to a deal with the Pelicans, according to a report by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. A source told Woj that Okafor's deal includes a partial guarantee for the 2018-19 season, and a team option for the following season. Okafor was traded from the Sixers to the Nets in February. The Pelicans lost Boogie Cousins in free agency, but gained center Julius Randle from the Lakers. Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Pelicans sign Troy Williams to two-year deal

    Pelicans sign Troy Williams to two-year deal

    Williams, 6-7, 220, was a member of the New York Knicks’ 2018 Summer League team, appearing in five contests and averaging 11.8 points, 4.0 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 20.6 minutes per game. Source: NOLA.comWilliams, 6-7, 220, was a member of the New York Knicks’ 2018 Summer League team, appearing in five contests and averaging 11.8 points, 4.0 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 20.6 minutes per game. Source: NOLA.com

    The New Orleans Pelicans announced Friday that the team has signed free agent forward Troy Williams. 

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    The New Orleans Pelicans announced Friday that the team has signed free agent forward Troy Williams. 

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  • Boogie Cousins should've re-signed with the Pels according to Shaq

    Boogie Cousins should've re-signed with the Pels according to Shaq

    DeMarcus Cousins signed with the Warriors this offseason. (Source: New Orleans Pelicans)DeMarcus Cousins signed with the Warriors this offseason. (Source: New Orleans Pelicans)
    DeMarcus Cousins signed with the Warriors this offseason. (Source: New Orleans Pelicans)DeMarcus Cousins signed with the Warriors this offseason. (Source: New Orleans Pelicans)
    "Get Ready Fest" took place this weekend in New Orleans, hosted by Philadelphia Eagle Michael Jenkins. ESPN's Stephen A. Smith, Shaquille O'Neal were also at the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity event. O'Neal, AKA "The Diesel," AKA "The Big Aristotle, AKA "Shaqtus."      The 4-time NBA champion understands the desire to win rings, and explained that he was constantly driven by wanting to win more than the other greats of his time like K...More >>
    "Get Ready Fest" took place this weekend in New Orleans, hosted by Philadelphia Eagle Michael Jenkins. ESPN's Stephen A. Smith, Shaquille O'Neal were also at the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity event. O'Neal, AKA "The Diesel," AKA "The Big Aristotle, AKA "Shaqtus."      The 4-time NBA champion understands the desire to win rings, and explained that he was constantly driven by wanting to win more than the other greats of his time like K...More >>
  • Pelicans introduce offseason signings Julius Randle and Elfrid Payton

    Pelicans introduce offseason signings Julius Randle and Elfrid Payton

    Elfrid Payton and Julius Randle pose with their Pels jerseys. (Photo by Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Elfrid Payton and Julius Randle pose with their Pels jerseys. (Photo by Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    Elfrid Payton and Julius Randle pose with their Pels jerseys. (Photo by Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Elfrid Payton and Julius Randle pose with their Pels jerseys. (Photo by Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    The Pelicans rolled out their big offseason signings introducing Julius Randle and Elfrid Payton. Payton is a West Bank native, played his college ball for the Ragin' Cajuns'. But all those local connections didn't factor into being with the Pels. "Not really to be honest. I felt like this was the best fit. So it didn't matter where this team was, whatever. Dell said that too in a meeting. I felt like this was the best fit team for me at the time," said Pelicans guard ...More >>
    The Pelicans rolled out their big offseason signings introducing Julius Randle and Elfrid Payton. Payton is a West Bank native, played his college ball for the Ragin' Cajuns'. But all those local connections didn't factor into being with the Pels. "Not really to be honest. I felt like this was the best fit. So it didn't matter where this team was, whatever. Dell said that too in a meeting. I felt like this was the best fit team for me at the time," said Pelicans guard ...More >>
  • Pelicans top Heat for second-consecutive Summer League victory

    Pelicans top Heat for second-consecutive Summer League victory

    The Pelicans won their second-consecutive Summer League game Saturday. (Source: Pelicans team website)The Pelicans won their second-consecutive Summer League game Saturday. (Source: Pelicans team website)
    Trevon Blueitt was a key fixture on the Pels summer team. (Source: Pelicans team website)Trevon Blueitt was a key fixture on the Pels summer team. (Source: Pelicans team website)

    A day after defeating the Toronto Raptors in their first 2018 NBA Summer League contest, the Pelicans kept up their stellar play, picking up a 110-84 win, Saturday, over the Miami Heat. 

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    A day after defeating the Toronto Raptors in their first 2018 NBA Summer League contest, the Pelicans kept up their stellar play, picking up a 110-84 win, Saturday, over the Miami Heat. 

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  • Pelicans' Frank Jackson to miss rest of summer league with injury

    Pelicans' Frank Jackson to miss rest of summer league with injury

    Guard Frank Jackson will miss the rest of the Summer League with an ankle injury. (FOX 8 Photo)Guard Frank Jackson will miss the rest of the Summer League with an ankle injury. (FOX 8 Photo)
    Guard Frank Jackson will miss the rest of the Summer League with an ankle injury. (FOX 8 Photo)Guard Frank Jackson will miss the rest of the Summer League with an ankle injury. (FOX 8 Photo)

    The New Orleans Pelicans announced Saturday that guard Frank Jackson will miss the rest of the NBA Summer League with an ankle injury. 

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    The New Orleans Pelicans announced Saturday that guard Frank Jackson will miss the rest of the NBA Summer League with an ankle injury. 

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  • DeMarcus Cousins to join Warriors for $5.3 million

    DeMarcus Cousins to join Warriors for $5.3 million

    Demarcus Cousins reportedly agreed to a deal Monday with the Golden State Warriors.  (Source: New Orleans Pelicans)Demarcus Cousins reportedly agreed to a deal Monday with the Golden State Warriors. (Source: New Orleans Pelicans)
    DeMarcus Cousins signed with the Warriors this offseason. (Source: New Orleans Pelicans)DeMarcus Cousins signed with the Warriors this offseason. (Source: New Orleans Pelicans)

    A year and a half after leaving Sacramento for New Orleans in a trade, DeMarcus Cousins is going back to California, where he will sign with the Golden State Warriors on a one year deal worth $5.3 million. 

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    A year and a half after leaving Sacramento for New Orleans in a trade, DeMarcus Cousins is going back to California, where he will sign with the Golden State Warriors on a one year deal worth $5.3 million. 

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  • Former Laker forward Julius Randle agrees to deal with Pelicans

    Former Laker forward Julius Randle agrees to deal with Pelicans

    Julius Randle (30) agreed to a deal with the Pelicans, Monday. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Julius Randle (30) agreed to a deal with the Pelicans, Monday. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    Julius Randle (30) agreed to a deal with the Pelicans, Monday. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Julius Randle (30) agreed to a deal with the Pelicans, Monday. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    On the same day that the Pelicans lose a former Kentucky player, they bring in another. A source confirms to FOX 8 Sports that the Pelicans agreed to a contract, Monday, with former Los Angeles Laker forward Julius Randle. 

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    On the same day that the Pelicans lose a former Kentucky player, they bring in another. A source confirms to FOX 8 Sports that the Pelicans agreed to a contract, Monday, with former Los Angeles Laker forward Julius Randle. 

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  • Pelicans reportedly lose Rajon Rondo to Lakers in free agency

    Pelicans reportedly lose Rajon Rondo to Lakers in free agency

    Guard Rajon Rondo has reportedly agreed to a deal with the Los Angeles Lakers. (Source: N.O. Pelicans)Guard Rajon Rondo has reportedly agreed to a deal with the Los Angeles Lakers. (Source: N.O. Pelicans)

    Rajon Rondo's rise to New Orleans prominence during the Pelicans' 2018 playoff run has already faded as the 13th-year guard is reportedly signing with the Los Angeles Lakers. 

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    Rajon Rondo's rise to New Orleans prominence during the Pelicans' 2018 playoff run has already faded as the 13th-year guard is reportedly signing with the Los Angeles Lakers. 

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  • Report: Former John Ehret, U-L guard Elfrid Payton agrees to deal with Pelicans

    Report: Former John Ehret, U-L guard Elfrid Payton agrees to deal with Pelicans

    Elfrid Payton (2) agreed to a deal with the New Orleans Pelicans Sunday. (Source: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Elfrid Payton (2) agreed to a deal with the New Orleans Pelicans Sunday. (Source: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    Less than 24 hours into the new NBA season and the free agent signing period and the Pelicans are making some noise, agreeing to terms with a hometown product.  Former John Ehret and U-L Lafayette guard Elfrid Payton agreed to a one-year deal with the Pelicans Sunday night, according to Will Guillory with NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune. 

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    Less than 24 hours into the new NBA season and the free agent signing period and the Pelicans are making some noise, agreeing to terms with a hometown product.  Former John Ehret and U-L Lafayette guard Elfrid Payton agreed to a one-year deal with the Pelicans Sunday night, according to Will Guillory with NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune. 

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  • Pelicans select Tony Carr in the second round of NBA Draft

    Pelicans select in the second round of NBA Draft

    Pelicans selected guard Tony Carr in the second round (51st overall) (Photo: Penn State athletic department)Pelicans selected guard Tony Carr in the second round (51st overall) (Photo: Penn State athletic department)

    Penn State Point guard Tony Carr is the newest member of the New Orleans Pelicans. The team drafted him in the second round with 51st overall pick. Carr  is 6'5 and averaged 19.6 points and 5.0 assists per game last season. He shot 43.3% from three-point range as well. Carr played two seasons for the Nittany Lions. Carr is considered a bigger point guard with a quality mid-range game. The Pelicans did not have a first round pick after trading it away during the season for ...

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    Penn State Point guard Tony Carr is the newest member of the New Orleans Pelicans. The team drafted him in the second round with 51st overall pick. Carr  is 6'5 and averaged 19.6 points and 5.0 assists per game last season. He shot 43.3% from three-point range as well. Carr played two seasons for the Nittany Lions. Carr is considered a bigger point guard with a quality mid-range game. The Pelicans did not have a first round pick after trading it away during the season for ...

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  • Pelican fan uses billboard urging LeBron to sign with the Pelicans

    Pelican fan uses billboard urging LeBron to sign with the Pelicans

    Hey, it doesn't hurt to to at least try. A fan of the Pelicans paid for a sign urging LeBron James to join the Pelicans. 

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    Hey, it doesn't hurt to to at least try. A fan of the Pelicans paid for a sign urging LeBron James to join the Pelicans. 

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  • Report: Alvin Gentry agrees to 2-year extension with Pelicans

    Report: Alvin Gentry agrees to 2-year extension with Pelicans

    As expected, the Pelicans extended head coach Alvin Gentry’s contract, according to a report from ESPN.

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    As expected, the Pelicans extended head coach Alvin Gentry’s contract, according to a report from ESPN.

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  • Anthony Davis makes NBA's MVP Race

    Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayunePhoto by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
    Anthony Davis and the Pelicans open their season October 17th at Houston. Source: Nola.comAnthony Davis and the Pelicans open their season October 17th at Houston. Source: Nola.com

    The NBA's MVP race is down to just three players and the Pelicans Anthony Davis is in that number. But, so too are Cleveland's Lebron James and Houston's James Harden. 

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    The NBA's MVP race is down to just three players and the Pelicans Anthony Davis is in that number. But, so too are Cleveland's Lebron James and Houston's James Harden. 

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  • Pelicans off-season brings several big personnel decisions

    Pelicans off-season brings several big personnel decisions

    Alvin Gentry will be back in New Orleans next season. Source: N.O. PelicansAlvin Gentry will be back in New Orleans next season. Source: N.O. Pelicans

    The Pelicans have some big decisions to make this off-season, including whether or not to bring back starters DeMarcus Cousins and Rajon Rondo.

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    The Pelicans have some big decisions to make this off-season, including whether or not to bring back starters DeMarcus Cousins and Rajon Rondo.

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  • Warriors beat Pelicans 113-104, Win series 4-1

    Anthony Davis and the Pelicans drop Game 4 to Warriors.Anthony Davis and the Pelicans drop Game 4 to Warriors.

    It was never going to be easy. Beating Golden State never is, especially in the playoffs, on their home court.

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    It was never going to be easy. Beating Golden State never is, especially in the playoffs, on their home court.

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  • Pelicans defeat Warriors 119-100

    Pelicans defeat Warriors 119-100

    Source: nba.com/pelicansSource: nba.com/pelicans

    The New Orleans Pelicans beat the Golden State Warriors Friday night in game three of their playoff match-up. 

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    The New Orleans Pelicans beat the Golden State Warriors Friday night in game three of their playoff match-up. 

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  • Steph Curry listed as probable for Game 2, likely to play

    Steph Curry listed as probably for Game 2, likely to play

    Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayunePhoto by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    If you thought the task was tough before, it only gets harder for game two with Steph Curry now listed as probable and ready to make his playoff debut.

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    If you thought the task was tough before, it only gets harder for game two with Steph Curry now listed as probable and ready to make his playoff debut.

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  • Pelicans mental breakdowns defensively lead to Warriors blowout win

    Pelicans mental breakdowns defensively lead to Warriors blowout win

    The Pelicans and Warriors meet up for game two Tuesday night in Oakland. Source: Pelicans.comThe Pelicans and Warriors meet up for game two Tuesday night in Oakland. Source: Pelicans.com

    With Golden State missing one of their biggest stars, it was supposed to be the game that the Pelicans could steal on the road to start the series.

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    With Golden State missing one of their biggest stars, it was supposed to be the game that the Pelicans could steal on the road to start the series.

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  • Pelicans clipped by Warriors in Game 1 of Western Conference Semifinals

    Pelicans clipped by Warriors in Game 1 of Western Conference Semifinals

    The Pelicans and Warriors meet up for game two Tuesday night in Oakland. Source: Pelicans.comThe Pelicans and Warriors meet up for game two Tuesday night in Oakland. Source: Pelicans.com

    The Pelicans received a reality check in Oakland, getting demolished by the Warriors, 123-101.

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    The Pelicans received a reality check in Oakland, getting demolished by the Warriors, 123-101.

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  • Pelicans follow their leader Anthony Davis into Golden State

    Pelicans follow their leader Anthony Davis into Golden State

    Anthony Davis doesn't have to do it all himself, but he does need continue to be a leader on and off the floor.

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    Anthony Davis doesn't have to do it all himself, but he does need continue to be a leader on and off the floor.

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  • Pelicans set to tip off against defending champion Warriors on Saturday night

    Pelicans set to tip off against defending champion Warriors on Saturday night

    (Source: New Orleans Pelicans | Twitter)(Source: New Orleans Pelicans | Twitter)

    The New Orleans Pelicans will tip off Game 1 of the second round of the NBA playoffs in Oakland against Golden State Warriors at 9:30 p.m. on Saturday. 

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    The New Orleans Pelicans will tip off Game 1 of the second round of the NBA playoffs in Oakland against Golden State Warriors at 9:30 p.m. on Saturday. 

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  • Pelicans voiding some tickets bought using playoff passcode

    Pelicans voiding some tickets bought using playoff passcode

    The New Orleans Pelicans had to void some playoff tickets because of a passcode problem. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)The New Orleans Pelicans had to void some playoff tickets because of a passcode problem. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    The New Orleans Pelicans had to void some playoff tickets because of a passcode problem. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)The New Orleans Pelicans had to void some playoff tickets because of a passcode problem. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    Some fans and customers who bought New Orleans Pelicans playoff tickets for the second round will have their tickets voided because of a password problem.

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    Some fans and customers who bought New Orleans Pelicans playoff tickets for the second round will have their tickets voided because of a password problem.

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  • Report: Alvin Gentry will be back with the Pelicans next season

    Report: Alvin Gentry will be back with the Pelicans next season

    Alvin Gentry will be back in New Orleans next season. Source: N.O. PelicansAlvin Gentry will be back in New Orleans next season. Source: N.O. Pelicans

    Alvin Gentry will be back with the Pelicans next season, according to a tweet by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. 

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    Alvin Gentry will be back with the Pelicans next season, according to a tweet by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. 

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  • Pelicans brace for possible Warriors series ahead

    Pelicans brace for possible Warriors series ahead

    Davis scored 47 points in Game Four. Source: Nola.comDavis scored 47 points in Game Four. Source: Nola.com

    As Anthony Davis has stated multiple times, legacies are built with postseason success. Not just defeating the 3rd-seed Trail Blazers, but sweeping them in a series that they dominated from start to finish. Well, it doesn't get much better than that. "I just try to go out every game and just play to the best of my ability, to go out there and help the team win. I'm trying to build a legacy here in New Orleans, and let people know that we're for real," said Anthony Da

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    As Anthony Davis has stated multiple times, legacies are built with postseason success. Not just defeating the 3rd-seed Trail Blazers, but sweeping them in a series that they dominated from start to finish. Well, it doesn't get much better than that. "I just try to go out every game and just play to the best of my ability, to go out there and help the team win. I'm trying to build a legacy here in New Orleans, and let people know that we're for real," said Anthony Da

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  • Pelicans primed to close out the Blazers Saturday

    Pelicans primed to close out the Blazers Saturday

    Anthony Davis racked up 28 points, 11 rebounds, and 2 blocks. Source: Nola.comAnthony Davis racked up 28 points, 11 rebounds, and 2 blocks. Source: Nola.com
    Anthony Davis racked up 28 points, 11 rebounds, and 2 blocks. Source: Nola.comAnthony Davis racked up 28 points, 11 rebounds, and 2 blocks. Source: Nola.com
    No play sums up the Pelicans absolute destruction of the Trail Blazers more then when Anthony Davis slammed the door, literally and figuratively, on the Blazers hopes. Now the Pels leading 3 games to none on the Blazers. "We knew they were going to come in and play desperate. We just tried to match that desperation, honestly, and play more desperate. They came out early and made some shots, but we were able to counter them and start playing a little bit of defense and were ...More >>
    No play sums up the Pelicans absolute destruction of the Trail Blazers more then when Anthony Davis slammed the door, literally and figuratively, on the Blazers hopes. Now the Pels leading 3 games to none on the Blazers. "We knew they were going to come in and play desperate. We just tried to match that desperation, honestly, and play more desperate. They came out early and made some shots, but we were able to counter them and start playing a little bit of defense and were ...More >>
  • Holiday cools off Blazers with 33 points, Pelicans take 2-0 series lead

    Holiday cools off Blazers with 33 points, Pelicans take 2-0 series lead

    Pels-Blazers Game Three is Thursday night in New Orleans. Source: Pelicans.comPels-Blazers Game Three is Thursday night in New Orleans. Source: Pelicans.com

    The Pelicans delivered again on the road, beating the Blazers, 111-102. The win gives the Pels a 2-0 series lead. Jrue Holiday scored a career playoff-high 33 points. Anthony Davis contributed to the "W" with 22 points and 13 rebounds. You seeing this? ?? @FOXSportsNOLA #DoItBigger pic.twitter.com/Y74ZwbDVwd — New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) April 18, 2018 Anthony Davis might have a future at this basketball thing @MickstapeShow pic.twitter.com/RLOIsbk5h5 ...

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    The Pelicans delivered again on the road, beating the Blazers, 111-102. The win gives the Pels a 2-0 series lead. Jrue Holiday scored a career playoff-high 33 points. Anthony Davis contributed to the "W" with 22 points and 13 rebounds. You seeing this? ?? @FOXSportsNOLA #DoItBigger pic.twitter.com/Y74ZwbDVwd — New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) April 18, 2018 Anthony Davis might have a future at this basketball thing @MickstapeShow pic.twitter.com/RLOIsbk5h5 ...

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  • Jrue Holiday delivers on both sides of the ball against the Blazers

    Jrue Holiday delivers on both sides of the ball against the Blazers

    Jrue Holiday delivered on both sides of the ball Saturday night. Source: Pelicans.comJrue Holiday delivered on both sides of the ball Saturday night. Source: Pelicans.com
    Jrue Holiday delivered on both sides of the ball Saturday night. Source: Pelicans.comJrue Holiday delivered on both sides of the ball Saturday night. Source: Pelicans.com

    Often we see the Pelicans setting the tone offensively, forcing their opponent to play at a fast pace. But in Saturday's game one victory over the Trail Blazers, they set the first half tone with their defense, holding Portland to just 32 percent from the field, and 18 percent from outside the arc. 

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    Often we see the Pelicans setting the tone offensively, forcing their opponent to play at a fast pace. But in Saturday's game one victory over the Trail Blazers, they set the first half tone with their defense, holding Portland to just 32 percent from the field, and 18 percent from outside the arc. 

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  • Pels take Blazers best punch and fight back for win

    Pels take Blazers best punch and fight back for win

    Anthony Davis scored 35 points Saturday night against the Blazers. Source: Pelicans.comAnthony Davis scored 35 points Saturday night against the Blazers. Source: Pelicans.com

    As the NBA Playoffs typically go, nothing comes easy. The Pelicans took a double-digit lead into the fourth quarter, and needed every bit of that 12-point advantage down the stretch against the Blazers' sharp shooting Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum. 

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    As the NBA Playoffs typically go, nothing comes easy. The Pelicans took a double-digit lead into the fourth quarter, and needed every bit of that 12-point advantage down the stretch against the Blazers' sharp shooting Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum. 

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  • Pelicans extinguish Blazers, lead series 1-0

    Pelicans extinguish Blazers, lead series 1-0

    Anthony Davis scored a game-high 35 points, and pulled down 14 rebounds. Source: Pelicans.comAnthony Davis scored a game-high 35 points, and pulled down 14 rebounds. Source: Pelicans.com

    It's been seven long years since the Pelicans franchise notched a playoff win, but that futility finally ended Saturday night in Portland with a 97-95 victory. 

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    It's been seven long years since the Pelicans franchise notched a playoff win, but that futility finally ended Saturday night in Portland with a 97-95 victory. 

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  • Pelicans run past Spurs in regular-season finale

    Source: N.O. PelicansSource: N.O. Pelicans
    Source: N.O. PelicansSource: N.O. Pelicans

    With a playoff birth already secured, the New Orleans Pelicans set out Wednesday night to secure the 5th seed in the Western Conference playoff race. A 122-98 win and that spot was locked up.

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    With a playoff birth already secured, the New Orleans Pelicans set out Wednesday night to secure the 5th seed in the Western Conference playoff race. A 122-98 win and that spot was locked up.

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  • Pelicans beat Clippers 113-100, clinch playoff berth

    Pelicans beat Clippers 113-100, clinch playoff berth

    The Pels finish the regular season Wednesday night at home against the Spurs. Source: Nola.comThe Pels finish the regular season Wednesday night at home against the Spurs. Source: Nola.com

    For the first time since 2015, the New Orleans Pelicans are headed to the playoffs. The Pels beat the Clippers Monday night, 113-100, to clinch their spot in the postseason. The Pelicans hold the fifth-seed in the Western Conference. The Pels finish their regular season Wednesday night at home against the Spurs. If they beat San Antonio, they'll finish the campaign as either the four or five-seed in the West. The Pelicans led by as much as 16 in the first half, then pumped the ...

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    For the first time since 2015, the New Orleans Pelicans are headed to the playoffs. The Pels beat the Clippers Monday night, 113-100, to clinch their spot in the postseason. The Pelicans hold the fifth-seed in the Western Conference. The Pels finish their regular season Wednesday night at home against the Spurs. If they beat San Antonio, they'll finish the campaign as either the four or five-seed in the West. The Pelicans led by as much as 16 in the first half, then pumped the ...

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  • Pelicans win massive road matchup against Warriors, stay at 5-seed in West

    Pelicans win massive road matchup against Warriors, stay at 5-seed in West

    Anthony Davis and the Pels are currently the five-seed. Source: Nola.comAnthony Davis and the Pels are currently the five-seed. Source: Nola.com

    With the Pelicans fighting for their playoff lives, they needed a win in the worst way at Golden State, and they got just that. 

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    With the Pelicans fighting for their playoff lives, they needed a win in the worst way at Golden State, and they got just that. 

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  • Pelicans block out the Suns, move up to 5th-seed in West

    Pelicans block out the Suns, move up to 5th-seed in West

    Anthony Davis and the Pelicans are now the 5-seed in the West. Source: Nola.comAnthony Davis and the Pelicans are now the 5-seed in the West. Source: Nola.com
    Anthony Davis and the Pelicans are now the 5-seed in the West. Source: Nola.comAnthony Davis and the Pelicans are now the 5-seed in the West. Source: Nola.com
    The Pelicans raced out to a 20-point lead in the first quarter and never looked back, crushing the Suns, 122-103. The win moves up New Orleans to the 5th-seed in the Western Conference. Anthony Davis racked up a double-double with 33 points and 11 rebounds. Nikola Mirotic produced his best game in a Pels uniform with 31 points, and 16 rebounds on the night. Jrue Holiday also chipped in with 22 points. The Pelicans (45-34) are back on the court Saturday night at the Go...More >>
    The Pelicans raced out to a 20-point lead in the first quarter and never looked back, crushing the Suns, 122-103. The win moves up New Orleans to the 5th-seed in the Western Conference. Anthony Davis racked up a double-double with 33 points and 11 rebounds. Nikola Mirotic produced his best game in a Pels uniform with 31 points, and 16 rebounds on the night. Jrue Holiday also chipped in with 22 points. The Pelicans (45-34) are back on the court Saturday night at the Go...More >>
  • Nuggets beat Timberwolves, Pelicans move to 7th-seed

    Nuggets beat Timberwolves, Pelicans move to 7th-seed

    The Pelicans play at Phoenix Friday night. Source: Nola.comThe Pelicans play at Phoenix Friday night. Source: Nola.com
    The Pelicans play at Phoenix Friday night. Source: Nola.comThe Pelicans play at Phoenix Friday night. Source: Nola.com
    The Denver Nuggets defeated Minnesota, 100-96, moving the Pelicans up to the seventh seed in the Western Conference. The Pelicans (44-34) lead the Timberwolves (44-35) and the Nuggets (44-35) by only a half-game. If the Pelicans beat the Suns Friday night in Phoenix, they'll move up to the fifth seed. Tip is set for 9 p.m. Right now only two game separate the 4th and 9th seed in the Western Conference. Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.More >>
    The Denver Nuggets defeated Minnesota, 100-96, moving the Pelicans up to the seventh seed in the Western Conference. The Pelicans (44-34) lead the Timberwolves (44-35) and the Nuggets (44-35) by only a half-game. If the Pelicans beat the Suns Friday night in Phoenix, they'll move up to the fifth seed. Tip is set for 9 p.m. Right now only two game separate the 4th and 9th seed in the Western Conference. Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Pels crush Grizzlies, extend lead for 8th seed

    Pels crush Grizzlies, extend lead for 8th seed

    The Pelicans have four games left in the regular season. Source: Nola.comThe Pelicans have four games left in the regular season. Source: Nola.com

    The Pelicans got a little breathing room in the Western Conference standings after crushing the Grizzlies, 123-95. New Orleans (44-34) lead the Nuggets by one game for the eighth-seed in the Western Conference. If the Nuggets and Pels own the same record at the end of the season, Denver would get the nod with head-to-head matchup advantage. E'twaun Moore paced the Pelicans with 30 points. Moore set a career-high with seven three's. Anthony Davis racked up 28 points, and a clean...

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    The Pelicans got a little breathing room in the Western Conference standings after crushing the Grizzlies, 123-95. New Orleans (44-34) lead the Nuggets by one game for the eighth-seed in the Western Conference. If the Nuggets and Pels own the same record at the end of the season, Denver would get the nod with head-to-head matchup advantage. E'twaun Moore paced the Pelicans with 30 points. Moore set a career-high with seven three's. Anthony Davis racked up 28 points, and a clean...

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  • Pels hold on 8th-seed weakens with another Nuggets win

    Pels hold on 8th-seed weakens with another Nuggets win

    The Pels hold a slim half-game lead over Denver. Source: Nola.comThe Pels hold a slim half-game lead over Denver. Source: Nola.com

    The Pelicans playoff lives are hanging in the balance with the Nuggets registering another victory Tuesday night. Denver's 107-104 triumph over the Pacers, cut the Pels lead over the Nuggets to a half-game for the eighth seed. New Orleans is currently suffering through their longest losing streak of the season, four games. The Nuggets are riding a three-game winning streak. If the Nuggets and Pels finish the season with the same record, Denver holds the advantage over NOLA with head-...

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    The Pelicans playoff lives are hanging in the balance with the Nuggets registering another victory Tuesday night. Denver's 107-104 triumph over the Pacers, cut the Pels lead over the Nuggets to a half-game for the eighth seed. New Orleans is currently suffering through their longest losing streak of the season, four games. The Nuggets are riding a three-game winning streak. If the Nuggets and Pels finish the season with the same record, Denver holds the advantage over NOLA with head-...

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  • Anthony Davis reveals brow shaving video was a prank

    Anthony Davis reveals brow shaving video was a prank

    Source: Anthony Davis Twitter pageSource: Anthony Davis Twitter page

    Pelicans forward Anthony Davis revealed Sunday that the video, of him "shaving" his unibrow was fake.  

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    Pelicans forward Anthony Davis revealed Sunday that the video, of him "shaving" his unibrow was fake.  

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  • Brow gone? Anthony Davis posts video changing his look

    Brow gone? Anthony Davis posts video changing his look

    Source: Anthony Davis TwitterSource: Anthony Davis Twitter
    Source: Anthony Davis TwitterSource: Anthony Davis Twitter

    Just three days after asking his Twitter followers if he should change his signature look and shave his unibrow, Pelicans star forward Anthony Davis posted a video changing his look. 

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    Just three days after asking his Twitter followers if he should change his signature look and shave his unibrow, Pelicans star forward Anthony Davis posted a video changing his look. 

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  • Pelicans unable to overcome Damian Lillard, Blazers in home loss

    Source: Pelicans team websiteSource: Pelicans team website
    Source: Pelicans team websiteSource: Pelicans team website

    On a night when Anthony Davis poured in a team high 36 points and pulled down 14 rebounds and added 6 blocks. There was one player better than him Tuesday night. That one player was Portland's Damien Lillard, who  scored 20 of his 41 points in the fourth quarter, as the Trail Blazers beat the Pelicans 107-103. 

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    On a night when Anthony Davis poured in a team high 36 points and pulled down 14 rebounds and added 6 blocks. There was one player better than him Tuesday night. That one player was Portland's Damien Lillard, who  scored 20 of his 41 points in the fourth quarter, as the Trail Blazers beat the Pelicans 107-103. 

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  • Pelicans close out Pacers in final minute to win 96-92

    Pelicans close out Pacers in final minute to win 96-92

    Alvin Gentry will be back in New Orleans next season. Source: N.O. PelicansAlvin Gentry will be back in New Orleans next season. Source: N.O. Pelicans

    Jrue Holiday returned to the Pelicans' lineup Wednesday against the Pacers but was outshone by fellow guard E'Twaun Moore whose 23 points came on 10-of-15 shooting. 

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    Jrue Holiday returned to the Pelicans' lineup Wednesday against the Pacers but was outshone by fellow guard E'Twaun Moore whose 23 points came on 10-of-15 shooting. 

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  • Pelicans finish strong against Mavs for 41st win of season

    Pelicans finish strong against Mavs for 41st win of season

    Source: N.O. PelicansSource: N.O. Pelicans

    With Jrue Holiday scratched Tuesday afternoon due to illness, the Pelicans complimented the usual dose of Anthony Davis with a variety of players normally reserved to fringe roles. 

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    With Jrue Holiday scratched Tuesday afternoon due to illness, the Pelicans complimented the usual dose of Anthony Davis with a variety of players normally reserved to fringe roles. 

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  • Anthony Davis shines as Pelicans fly past Celtics

    Anthony Davis shines as Pelicans fly past Celtics

    Source: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
    Source: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    A night after a tough home loss against Houston, the Pelicans rebounded and in a big way, flying past the Celtics, 108-89 Sunday in the Smoothie King Center.

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    A night after a tough home loss against Houston, the Pelicans rebounded and in a big way, flying past the Celtics, 108-89 Sunday in the Smoothie King Center.

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  • Pelicans end two-game slide, defeat Hornets at home

    Pelicans end two-game slide, defeat Hornets at home

    Source: Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
    Source: Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    After losses to the Wizards and Jazz in the first two contests of a three-game home stand, the Pelicans were able to close it out on a winning note, following a 119-115 decision over the Charlotte Hornets. 

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    After losses to the Wizards and Jazz in the first two contests of a three-game home stand, the Pelicans were able to close it out on a winning note, following a 119-115 decision over the Charlotte Hornets. 

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  • Anthony Davis posts triple-double but Pelicans fall to Jazz at home

    Anthony Davis posts triple-double but Pelicans fall to Jazz at home

    Source: Chris Granger, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: Chris Granger, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
    Source: Chris Granger, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: Chris Granger, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    The Pelicans went into Sunday's game against the Jazz looking to rebound following Friday's loss against the Wizards, but they couldn't generate enough offense, falling 116-99.  

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    The Pelicans went into Sunday's game against the Jazz looking to rebound following Friday's loss against the Wizards, but they couldn't generate enough offense, falling 116-99.  

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  • Pelicans get eighth-straight win after topping Mavericks in Dallas

    Pelicans get eighth-straight win after topping Mavericks in Dallas

    Source: Pelicans team websiteSource: Pelicans team website
    Source: Pelicans team websiteSource: Pelicans team website

    Four days after a comeback win in San Antonio against the Spurs, the Pelicans continued their winning ways, Sunday, following a 126-109 road victory over the Dallas Mavericks. 

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    Four days after a comeback win in San Antonio against the Spurs, the Pelicans continued their winning ways, Sunday, following a 126-109 road victory over the Dallas Mavericks. 

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  • Pelicans beat Spurs to extend win streak to 7

    Pelicans move on after postponement of game against Pacers.Pelicans move on after postponement of game against Pacers.

    Big shots lead to a big win for the New Orleans Pelicans Wednesday night in San Antonio.

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    Big shots lead to a big win for the New Orleans Pelicans Wednesday night in San Antonio.

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  • Pelicans rally for second game in a row to net sixth-consecutive win

    Pelicans rally for second game in a row to net sixth-consecutive win

    Source: N.O. PelicansSource: N.O. Pelicans
    Source: N.O. PelicansSource: N.O. Pelicans

    One night after allowing Jrue Holiday to take the scoring spotlight, Anthony Davis returned to the top of the Pelicans' scoring ranks with 53 Monday against the Suns in a 125-116 victory. 

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    One night after allowing Jrue Holiday to take the scoring spotlight, Anthony Davis returned to the top of the Pelicans' scoring ranks with 53 Monday against the Suns in a 125-116 victory. 

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