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Zion Williamson earns spot on NBA All-Rookie First Team

New Orleans Pelicans rookie forward and the No. 1 overall pick Zion Williamson was named to the 2019-2020 NBA Rookie First Team, the league announced Tuesday, September 15.

Pelicans expect slow process in selecting new head coach

Pelicans fire head coach Alvin Gentry

Pelicans lose to Magic; finish 2-6 in NBA bubble

Pelicans fall to Kings again; Zion done for season

Pelicans lose to Spurs, eliminated from playoff contention with Trail Blazers win

VIDEO: Gayle Benson sent the Pelicans all the Louisiana food favorites to have in the bubble

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Pelicans top Wizards for much-needed win

Pels fall to 1-3 in NBA bubble with loss to Kings

Pelicans Hold Off Grizzlies, 109-99

Pelicans in need of a turnaround after two straight losses in NBA restart

Pelicans drop second straight with crushing defeat to Clippers

Pelicans drop restart opener to Jazz

Pelicans, Jazz kneel during national anthem

Before their first game, players from the New Orleans Pelicans and Utah Jazz kneeled during the National Anthem in solidarity.

Game on: NBA finally set to see games that count again

A re-opening night doubleheader inside the bubble at Walt Disney World awaits Thursday, when New Orleans takes on Utah before a matchup of the two teams in the Western Conference — the Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers.

Pelicans finish scrimmages 3-0, now prepare for eight seeding games

The Pelicans finished a flawless run through their three preseason games. Now they'll have to prove they really have what it takes to make the postseason, starting against the Utah Jazz.

REPORT: Zion Williamson set to return to practice after clearing quarantine

New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson will return to practice Tuesday, July 28, after clearing quarantine, according to reports.

Pels continue hot run “inside the bubble” by beating the Nuggets

Zion Wiliamson returns to Orlando after family emergency

Pelicans crush Nets “inside the bubble”

Zion Williamson taking daily COVID tests while away from Pelicans

Zion Williamson departs Orlando for urgent family medical matter

Jrue and Lauren Holiday pledge millions to variety of charities

Pelicans’ Gentry cleared to join team in NBA restart

The 65-year-old coach - who's considered "at higher risk" to contract the virus according to the CDDC - is one of a potential five head coaches age 60 or older that will be coaching in the bubble.

Pelicans ready to begin practice in Orlando

Pelicans practice begins Friday in Orlando.

Pelicans prepare to travel to Orlando for restart of NBA season

The Pelican’s first game will be held at the ESPN Sports Complex against the Utah Jazz on July 30.

Mental toughness will be key for Pelicans’ success in Orlando

The Pelicans will rely on their team leadership and depth, as well as their positive attitude, to win in Orlando's NBA Bubble.

  Pelicans’ Zion Williamson encourages Louisianans to ‘stay safe and wear your mask’ in new video

New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson appeared alongside Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards in a public service announcement reminding residents to wear a mask while out in public to slow the spread of COVID-19, the illness blamed for a global pandemic that has killed thousands.

Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson named Next Gen NBA 2K21 cover athlete

New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson will grace the cover of the NBA 2K21 video game for next-generation consoles.

3 New Orleans Pelicans players test positive for COVID-19

Three New Orleans Pelicans have tested positive for COVID-19, according to Pelicans Executive Vice President David Griffin.

Pelicans analyst Antonio Daniels weighs in on playoff chances and more

Pelicans analyst Antonio Daniels provides some insight on what to expect from the NBA season restart and how players can still use their platform to keep the movement against racism going in the right direction.

Pelicans set to face Utah when NBA season resumes; remaining schedule released

The NBA and ESPN announced Friday, June 26 that New Orleans will resume its 2019-20 regular season on Thursday, July 30, against the Utah Jazz in Orlando.

Pelicans re-open team facility

The Pelicans were able to return to the facility for limited workouts.

Trainer Mike Guevera, Jrue Holiday stay active during NBA suspension

Trainer Mike Guevera and Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday made the most of his time away from the NBA.

Jrue Holiday feels Pelicans were playing their best and en route to playoffs

“It kind of just sucks that you feel like you kind of get short-changed."

Pelicans central to NBA’s planning for return to action

When the NBA paused their season due to Coronavirus concerns, the New Orleans Pelicans were in the thick of the most-contested battle for playoff seeding as one of four teams chasing the Memphis Grizzlies for the eighth and final spot in the Western Conference. As the league and the sports world sta

Hagan’s Top 10 Pelicans / Hornets in franchise history

Who doesn't love a top 10 list? Let's talk Pelicans / Hornets and the best to ever do it in New Orleans.

Pelicans’ David Griffin pleased with progress during season pause

The Pelicans have not played since March 8th as the NBA season continues it’s indefinite pause due to Coronavirus. The team was able to continue holding workouts for two weeks while taking precautions but the league has now closed all practice facilities “The league just closed the practice facilit

Zion Williamson offers to cover salaries of Smoothie King Center workers for 30 days

This comes after the announcement suspension of all NBA games and cancellation of all events with attendance over 250.

Pelicans will not play Wednesday after NBA suspends season because of COVID-19

The New Orleans Pelicans game was canceled Wednesday, despite the NBA said the team would play its final game before the league’s suspended season started.

NBA suspends season after player tests positive for virus

NBA suspending season after Wednesday night’s games until further notice because of the coronavirus concerns.

Pelicans and other NBA teams told to make contingency plans for Coronavirus

After a win against the Miami Heat, Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry had a lot to say about the game, but also addressed what was on so many people's minds

Ingram ovecomes shooting woes, helps Pelicans beat Heat

Zion finished with 17 points

Beasley, Russell lead Timberwolves past Pelicans, 139-134

Malik Beasley scored 28 points, D'Angelo Russell scored 14 of his 23 points in the second half, and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the New Orleans Pelicans 139-134 Tuesday night

James’ triple-double lifts Lakers past Pelicans, 122-114

LeBron James keeps finding ways to assert his supremacy over the upstart New Orleans Pelicans and rookie sensation Zion Williamson - with or without the help of fellow Lakers All-Star Anthony Davis

Ingram, Williamson lead Pelicans past Cavaliers 116-104

Zion scores 24

New Orleans and Cleveland meet for non-conference showdown

New Orleans hosts Cleveland in a non-conference matchup

LeBron’s 40 bests Zion, sends Lakers past Pelicans 118-109

Williamson had 29 points and six rebounds

Holiday, Williamson keep Pelicans rolling in 115-101 win

Pelicans improve to 25-32 on the season

Zion has 25 in Pelicans’ 128-115 win over Blazers

Pelicans trail the Grizzlies by four games for the 8th seed in the Western Conference

Pelicans set for playoff push

The New Orleans Pelicans, coming off of the All-Star break, are looking to make a strong push into the playoffs.

Team LeBron wins NBA All-Star Game 157-155 in revamped format

Prior to the game, Hall of Famer Magic Johnson led a tribute to Kobe Bryant and Commissioner Emeritus David Stern, including an eight-second moment of silence, a nod to the number Bryant wore the first half of his career.

Bridges, Zion lead U.S. over World in Rising Stars Challenge

Zion scored 14 points in the contest

Gallinari, Paul push Thunder past Zion, Pelicans 123-118

Pelicans fall 5.5 games behind the Grizzlies for the 8th seed in the Western Conference

Zion’s 31 points pushes Pelicans past Blazers, 138-117

Pelicans improve to 23-31 on the season

Holiday’s 31 lead Pelicans to 124-117 win over Pacers

Pelicans trail the 8th-seed Grizzlies by 4.5 games in the Western Conference

Zion scores 21, Pelicans hold off Bulls 125-119

Pels improve to 21-31

Pelicans fly high in win over Grizzlies

Zion Williamson finished with 24 points, as the New Orleans Pelicans flew past the Memphis Grizzlies.

Zion and Alexander-Walker selected for NBA Rising Stars Game

Zion will play for Team USA; Alexander-Walker will suit for Team World

Pelicans’ Brandon Ingram selected to appear in NBA All-Star Game

Ingram is averaging 25 points a game for New Orleans

Zion ‘just getting started’ on a promising NBA career

Zion is averaging 18 points and eight rebounds a game

Zion scores 14 in road debut, Pelicans down Cavs 125-111

Jrue Holiday had 26 points

Zion Williamson records first-career double-double in Pelicans win over Celtics

The New Orleans Pelicans picked up their first win of the season with Zion Williamson in the lineup.

Zion scores 22 in NBA debut; Spurs beat Pelicans 121-117

Williamson scored 17 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter

How to watch, stream, and listen to the regular season debut of Zion Williamson

The highly anticipated debut of rookie forward Zion Williamson is finally upon us. Here's how you can watch it.

TODAY: Zion Williamson to make long awaited debut against the Spurs

The number one overall draft pick will finally get to play after his rehab from knee surgery.

Ingram drops career-high 49 as Pelicans outlast Jazz in OT

Brandon Ingram finished with a career-high 49 points as the Pelicans ended the Jazz’s 10-game win streak Thursday night.

Pelicans tweet Zion Williamson is ready to make NBA debut in New Orleans following injury

According to a Tweet from the Pelicans Zion Williamson is expected to make his debut at home.

Ingram, Pelicans set for matchup with the Knicks

Brandon Ingram leads New Orleans into a matchup with New York averaging 25.3 points per game

Pelicans’ Zion Williamson now in full-court, 5-on-5 drills

Williamson has missed all regular season games so far with a knee injury

Davis scores 46 against former team as Lakers beat Pelicans

LeBron James had 17 points and 15 assists

  Zion participates in a full practice for the first time since knee surgery

Zion underwent knee surgery over 10 weeks ago

Ball’s career-high 7 3s helps Pelicans past Rockets, 127-112

Brandon Ingram scored 27 and Jrue Holiday 25 for the Pelicans

Former NBA commissioner David Stern dies at 77

David Stern, one of the most influential commissioners in NBA history, dies at 77

Ingram scores 34, Pelicans beat Wolves to snap 13-game skid

Jrue Holiday had 18 points

Pelicans GM says Zion is ‘a little ways away yet’ from a return

Williamson has missed eight weeks with a knee injury

Davis’ 41 points lead Lakers past Pelicans, 114-110

Anthony Davis capped off a 41-point performance in his return to New Orleans by intercepting Jrue Holiday’s inbound pass with 5 seconds left and making a pair of game-sealing free throws

Ingram leads Pelicans past Suns 124-121

Brandon Ingram scores 28 points as New Orleans Pelicans top Phoenix Suns 124-121

Pelicans spoil Anthony’s debut, beat Blazers 115-104

Jrue Holiday had 22 points and 10 assists, Brandon Ingram added 21 points, and the New Orleans Pelicans spoiled Carmelo Anthony’s Portland debut with a 115-104 victory over the Trail Blazers on Tuesday night

Holiday’s 36 points push Pelicans past Clippers

Jrue Holiday scored 36 points and stole the ball from Paul George three times in the final minutes to spoil George’s season debut and lead the New Orleans Pelicans to a 132-127 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday night.

Pelicans overcome 26 turnovers to beat Hornets 115-110

The Pelicans played without Lonzo Ball, who missed the game with a right abductor sprain.