NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The New Orleans Pelicans say rookie guard Frank Jackson won't make his NBA debut this season after having follow-up surgery to remove residual scar tissue from earlier right foot operations.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The New Orleans Pelicans say forward Solomon Hill is available to play for the first time this season against the Boston Celtics on Sunday night.
NEW YORK -- New Orleans Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry has been fined $15,000 for public criticism of the officiating, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
Frank Jackson, the New Orleans Pelicans rookie guard whose draft rights were acquired from the Charlotte Hornets in the 2017 NBA Draft, will miss the entirety of his rookie season, coach Alvin Gentry said Saturday. Jackson underwent surgery on his right foot Sept. 1 and was originally expected to return around January, a 3-4 month recovery. [...]
The New Orleans Pelicans have signed free agent guard Larry Drew II to a 10-day contract. Drew, 6-2, 180, has appeared in 35 games this season for the Sioux Falls Skyforce of the NBA G League, posting averages of 11.8 points while shooting.401 from three-point range, 7.4 assists, 4.6 rebounds and 1.3 steals. Drew was [...]
A colorful self-made billionaire, Mr. Benson was alternately revered and reviled in New Orleans, where he also owned the N.B.A.’s Pelicans.
New Orleans Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for publicly criticizing the league's officiating
Tom Benson bought the New Orleans Saints to keep them from moving in 1985. He bought the New Orleans Hornets to keep them from moving in 2012.
For the second straight game, a team facing off against the Houston Rockets saw their head coach lose his cool following the game. This time around it’s Alvin Gentry who was steaming hot after the New Orleans Pelicans lost 107-101 at home to the Rockets. The Pelicans head coach was not happy about a lot of things, but […]
Born and raised in New Orleans, Tom Benson brought stability to the Saints and returned an NBA team to his home city.
Pelicans forward Anthony Davis left Wednesday's 114-101 win over the Kings with an ankle injury.
If Anthony Davis has his way, his frontcourt partnership with DeMarcus Cousins will continue long past this season. In an interview with Marc Stein of the New York Times, Davis said he's doing all he can to bring back Boogie.
New Orleans Pelicans owner Tom Benson has been hospitalized for more than three weeks because of the flu. While he still remains in the intensive care unit at Ochsner Medical Center, the team says he may be on the mend.
You can officially mark Anthony Davis down as one of the few who believes DeMarcus Cousins will stay with the New Orleans Pelicans after the season, according to Bleacher Report. Cousins, injured earlier this season and out for the year...Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James and the New Orleans Pelicans’ Anthony Davis today were named the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Month, respectively, for games played in February. James averaged a triple-double in a calendar month for the first time in his 15-year career, leading the Eastern Conference in scoring (27.0 ppg) and [...]
When the New Orleans lost All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins for the season to a torn Achilles, some may have wondered how the Pelicans' other All-Star big man would fare without him. As Monday night's game against the Phoenix Suns proved, Anthony Davis is more than holding his own in carrying the load for New Orleans.
Anthony Davis scored a season-high 53 points, grabbed 18 rebounds and blocked five shots, and the host New Orleans Pelicans extended their winning streak to six with a 125-116 victory over the hapless Phoenix Suns on Monday night. Jrue Holiday scored 20 points for the Pelicans, whose season-best...
The New Orleans Pelicans today signed forward/center Emeka Okafor for the remainder of the season. Okafor, 6-10, 252, who was originally signed to the first of two 10-day contracts by New Orleans on Feb. 3, has appeared in six games, including four starts, for the Pelicans, averaging 3.7 points, 6.3 rebounds and 2.0 blocks in 16.2 [...]
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The New Orleans Pelicans have signed center Emeka Okafor through the rest of the season.
Jrue Holiday scored 36 points, 28 in the second half, to lead the New Orleans Pelicans to a 123-121 overtime victory over the host Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday. It was the fifth consecutive victory for the Pelicans, who got 27 points and 13 rebounds from Anthony Davis. The Pelicans trailed by 18 points...