Jrue Holiday scored 19 of his 34 points in the fourth quarter, and the New Orleans Pelicans overcame an eight-point deficit in the final period to beat the under-manned Philadelphia 76ers 131-124
DeMarcus Cousins had 35 points and 15 rebounds and Anthony Davis added 25 points and 10 rebounds to help the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Los Angeles Clippers 111-103 on Saturday night. Jrue Holiday had eight assists for New Orleans, half of the total assists generated by the entire Clippers team....
DeMar DeRozan scores 33 points as Raptors overcome season-high 34 from Jrue Holiday to win fifth straight over Pelicans, 122-118
The Pelicans bet big on Jrue Holiday to be one of the top point guards in the League. The post SLAM Top 50: Jrue Holiday, No. 46 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Jason Glushon, 32, opened his own sports agency last year. He already negotiated a pair of nine-figure contracts with Al Horford (four years, $113 million) and Jrue Holiday (five years, $126 million).
Holiday has spent most of his career as a point guard, but has shown the ability to play off the ball as well.
Jrue Holiday says his new five-year contract with the Pelicans effectively thrusts him into the role of helping persuade All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins to make a similar long-term commitment to New Orleans
The New Orleans Pelicans have re-signed guard Jrue Holiday. Since being acquired in the summer of 2013 from Philadelphia, Holiday has appeared in 206 regular season games with the Pelicans, averaging 15.5 points, 6.9 assists, 3.6 rebounds and 1.5 steals in 31.4 minutes per contest. The 2013 NBA All-Star ranks second all-time in Pelicans franchise history [...]
The NFL's top salary is $25 million per year, but nineteen NBA players will make more ranging from two-time MVP Stephen Curry ($40.2 million) to point guard Jrue Holiday ($25.2 million), who has one All-Star nod.
Nuggets get a meeting with Paul Millsap, Jrue Holiday gets a big deal, and Jazz get Joe Ingles back
Jrue Holiday has joined All-Star Anthony Davis in making a long-term commitment to the New Orleans Pelicans. If all goes as the Pelicans plan, DeMarcus Cousins ultimately will follow suit. At the very least, the small-market Pelicans are now in position to play one full season with their own version...
The New Orleans Pelicans have retained guard Jrue Holiday with a five-year, $126 million free-agent contract
Jrue Holiday and Stephen Curry have long-term deals, but there’s still a lot of work to be done elsewhere. Less than 12 hours into 2017 NBA Free Agency, a few big names have been accounted for. The Timberwolves finally traded Ricky Rubio, moving him to the Jazz then replacing him on the market with Jeff Teague. Show More Summary
The deals for Steph Curry, Jrue Holiday, Jeff Teague, Patty Mills and Shaun Livingston alone are worth nearly $500 million
Jrue Holiday is going to get a big contract from the Pelicans
The Pelicans point guard is staying with AD and Boogie. The post Jrue Holiday Signing 5-Year, $126 Million Contract with New Orleans appeared first on SLAMonline.
Jrue Holiday has agreed to a $126 million, five-year deal from the New Orleans Pelicans
The Pelicans made keeping their point guard a top priority.
Keeping Holiday around was the best move the Pelicans could make for their team’s future. Jrue Holiday’s connection with the Pelicans will continue to run deep for a while. The one-time All-Star has agreed to terms on a 5-year, $125Show More Summary
New Orleans is expected to offer Jrue Holiday a hefty five-year contract, and soon