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Pelicans select Tony Carr 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)
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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 Niko Mirotic.

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