The Pelicans win the NBA Draft Lottery, despite only a 6% chance of securing the top overall pick. The FOX 8 Sports team examines whether Zion Williamson is the definite choice or if Ja Morant enters into the conversation. Also, how does this affect Anthony Davis’ trade status.
Jahlil Okafor scored 27 points and the short-handed New Orleans Pelicans overcame a big early deficit to beat the Houston Rockets 121-116 in their first game since Anthony Davis' agent said the five-time All-Star wanted to be traded
Stephen Curry scored 41 points with nine 3-pointers to become the first player in NBA history to make eight or more 3s in three straight games, and the Golden State Warriors held off the New Orleans Pelicans 147-140 for their sixth straight win
James Harden scored 41 points, becoming the first NBA player since Oscar Robertson to record at least 35 points and five assists in seven consecutive games, to power the Houston Rockets to a 108-104 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans
Luka Doncic scored 21 points, including the tiebreaking free throws with 30 seconds left, and the Dallas Mavericks ended a six-game losing streak with a 122-119 victory against the New Orleans Pelicans
Willie Cauley-Stein had 22 points and a career-high 17 rebounds, Buddy Hield scored 28 and the Sacramento Kings overcame an 11-point deficit in the fourth quarter to beat the reeling New Orleans Pelicans 122-117