The New Orlean Pelicans announced that Anthony Davis and Tyreke Evans are both expected to play tonight against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Additionally, Quincy Pondexter will not play.
The New Orleans Pelicans named Alvin Gentry the team’s head coach, it was announced today by Senior Vice President of Basketball Operations/General Manager Dell Demps. Per team policy, terms of the contract were not released. Gentry becomes the sixth head coach in franchise history. “We are excited to announce that Alvin Gentry is the new
The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that guard Tyreke Evans underwent successful arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. There is no timetable for his return, but an announcement would come in the future. In 79 games this season Evans averaged 16.6 points, 6.6 assists, and 5.3 rebounds per game.
The New Orleans Pelicans today have informed Monty Williams that he will not be retained as the team’s head coach, it was announced by Pelicans Executive Vice President Mickey Loomis. Williams was appointed head coach of the Pelicans on June 7, 2010 and in five seasons has led the team to two playoff appearances and
The New Orleans Pelicans will have Tyreke Evans (left knee bruise) in the lineup tonight against the Golden State Warriors. Jrue Holiday will not play due to right leg soreness.
The Cleveland Cavaliers’ Kyrie Irving and the New Orleans Pelicans’ Anthony Davis today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, March 9, through Sunday, March 15. Irving helped the Cavaliers to a 3-0 week behind a league-best 37.3 points. The fourth-year guard added 4.7 assists, 4.0
After missing the last five games, Anthony Davis will play tonight vs. the Pistons. Davis has battled a right shoulder injury, but is good to go tonight. In 48 games this season Davis is averaging a career-high 23.9 points per game and also 10.3 rebounds per game. His defensive game also remains sharp as he
New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis announced that he will not play in this season’s All-Star Game. Davis released the following statement: “After careful thought and consideration, I’ve decided I will not be participating in this year’s NBA All-Star competitions. I want to thank the fans for voting me into the All-Star game and I
The New Orleans Pelicans will be without forward Anthony Davis due to a right shoulder sprain tonight versus the Utah Jazz. Davis injured his shoulder in a loss to the Chicago Bulls on February 7th while finishing a dunk. Davis fell awkwardly on his shoulder and did not return. On the season Davis is averaging
The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that guard Jrue Holiday is expected to miss the next 2-4 weeks. Additional tests by team physicians yesterday revealed that Holiday developed a stress reaction in his right lower leg. Holiday will be held out of basketball activities until his symptoms improve and will be re-evaluated each week. In
It seemed like it would never happen again, but the New York Knicks picked up their sixth win of the season with a 99-92 win over the New Orleans Pelicans. Led by the strong play of Carmelo Anthony, the Knicks played a very strong game. Anthony scored a team high 24 points including nine rebounds.
The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has waived point guard Gal Mekel. Mekel, 6-3, 191, was signed by the team on December 5 as an unrestricted free agent. Mekel appeared in four games with New Orleans, averaging 1.5 points and 3.3 assists. The Wichita State product appeared in 31 games during the