New Orleans Pelicans

Cameron Cornell - Jul 27, 2021

The New Orleans Pelicans and Memphis Grizzlies kicked off the start of the pre-draft madness by making a trade. The Pelicans received Jonas Valanciunas, the No. 17 pick, and the No. 51 pick. The Grizzlies received Steven Adams, Eric Bledsoe, the No. 10 pick, the No. 4o pick, and a 2022 first-round pick from the […]

Fantasy Basketball
Cameron Cornell - Apr 7, 2021

As the second half of the fantasy basketball regular season continues, it is time to start gearing up for the playoffs. A great addition from the waiver wire can make or break a team. The players below are the players on the rise for week 15. These players should be picked up if available. Fantasy […]

The latest NBA rumors surround a potential trade between the Atlanta Hawks and New Orleans Pelicans involving Cam Reddish and Lonzo Ball.

Teams across the NBA are running out of time with the league’s trade deadline approaching on March 25th. However, this is the perfect time for fans to indulge in the numerous NBA rumors flying around. The latest rumors, according to Kevin O’Connor of The Ringer, stem around the Atlanta Hawks’ rising interest in Lonzo Ball. […]

Dylan Guest, Editor - Mar 22, 2021

The New Orleans Pelicans are still fighting to find their way into a playoff play-in spot. With that being said, veteran sharpshooter JJ Redick has been a hot name in trade rumors around the league. This makes sense, as legitimate championship contenders see him as a leader in the locker room as well as an X-factor. His […]

Adam Carrara - Feb 14, 2021

Zion Williamson has had an incredible amount of hype ever since he went viral in high school for his thunderous dunks and immense athletic potential. He was the talk of college basketball during his lone year at Duke. Accidentally breaking through his own shoe was even a national news story. Questions about his NBA readiness, […]

In 2011, the New Orleans Pelicans (then Hornets) traded their franchise point guard, Chris Paul, to the Los Angeles Clippers. Without Paul, the future was bleak on Bourbon Street. However, on May 30 in 2012, everything changed. The Hornets jumped up from four to one in the draft order despite only a 13.7 percent chance […]

Dylan Guest, Editor - Feb 3, 2021

The New Orleans Pelicans aren’t living up to expectations once again, although both Zion Williamson and Brandon Ingram are playing well. One big name that hasn’t met the hype, however, is Lonzo Ball. His three-point shooting percentage is down more than 5%. Assists and rebounds are also down to near rookie-year lows. Ball, however, is talented. The Pelicans just […]

Lawrence George - Dec 9, 2020

The New Orleans Pelicans come into the 2020-21 season as one of the most physically imposing teams in the NBA. General Manager David Griffin acquired bruising center Steven Adams to pair with 20-year-old sensation Zion Williamson in the frontcourt. Adams is universally known for his physical play on the block and provides new Head Coach […]

Lawrence George - Nov 29, 2020

After a disappointing end to the 2019-20 season, the New Orleans Pelicans had some decisions to make. Should the team trade some of its veteran pieces for assets or pivot toward competing for the playoffs? The Pelicans squandered an opportunity to make the postseason last year, having the easiest remaining schedule but turning up punch […]

According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Brandon Ingram has agreed to re-sign with the New Orleans Pelicans on a maximum contract. It is a five-year deal worth $158 million. He entered this offseason as a restricted free agent. New Orleans Pelicans Re-Signs Brandon Ingram New Orleans Pelicans All-Star F Brandon Ingram has agreed to a five-year, $158 million […]

Lawrence George - Nov 19, 2020

In a blockbuster deal, the New Orleans Pelicans traded star Jrue Holiday to the Milwaukee Bucks for Eric Bledsoe, George Hill and heavy draft compensation. The Athletic’s Shams Charania released details as soon as the deal was made. Bucks sending Eric Bledsoe and George Hill and draft compensation to New Orleans, sources said. — […]

Dylan Guest, Editor - Nov 10, 2020

Serge Ibaka will be one of the most coveted free agents this offseason. He isn’t a superstar, but he brings in all the necessary intangibles to become a major piece for a contender. Ibaka is a major defensive presence, one of the toughest veterans in the league, and all-in-all a fantastic teammate. Last season, for […]

The New Orleans Pelicans have hired Stan Van Gundy as their new head coach, according to ESPN’s Andrew Lopez and Adrian Wojnarowski. This will be Van Gundy’s fourth coaching stop in the NBA. New Orleans Pelicans Hire Stan Van Gundy as New Head Coach Teams that were coached by Van Gundy excelled defensively and this is […]

Lawrence George - Sep 22, 2020

The New Orleans Pelicans are in the perfect position to go in a myriad of directions. The Pelicans among a few teams with cap space can elect to absorb bad contracts, accumulate more assets, add talent via trade or continue its slow rebuild. President David Griffin and GM Trajan Langdon did a wonderful job since […]

Dylan Guest, Editor - Sep 10, 2020

The New Orleans Pelicans were one of the most intriguing teams in the league this season. They traded Anthony Davis for a collection of young stars from the Los Angeles Lakers, and of course, drafted Zion Williamson. Although Williamson spent the majority of the season sidelined due to injury, his small sample size of games proved that he […]

Most Improved Player

Brandon Ingram won the 2019-20 NBA Most Improved Player award, the league announced Monday evening. The New Orleans Pelicans forward earned 42 of 100 total first-place votes, garnering 326 total points.  Brandon Ingram Wins 2019-20 NBA Most Improved Player Award Ingram is the first-ever Pelicans player to take home the Kia NBA Most Improved Player […]

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Dylan Guest, Editor - Aug 31, 2020

Jaden Hardy is now a member of the Dallas Mavericks after being drafted 37th overall. The pick originally belonged to the Sacramento Kings, who are now getting the Mavericks’ 2024 and 2028 second-round picks in return. Hardy’s talent, and the system in place in Dallas, will allow the player to grow into a major steal. Jaden […]

Jeremy Sochan of the San Antonio Spurs
Orange Gildersleeve - Aug 31, 2020

The San Antonio Spurs went into the 2022 NBA Draft with relatively high hopes. The Spurs had three first-round picks, holding selections at number 9, number 20, and number 25. The team also nabbed a future second-round pick in a trade with the Memphis Grizzlies. While drafting, San Antonio made it a priority to draft […]

Zach Lavine
Lester Mondragon - Aug 31, 2020

Zach LaVine expected to stay with the Chicago Bulls has the latest news buzzing once the free-agency negotiation period opens on June 30, 2022. LaVine’s next contract seems to focus on the fifth year of the deal. He is eligible for a 5-year contract agreement totaling about $215 million or $43 million per season. This […]

Ariel Plevan - Aug 31, 2020

The NBA Draft has finally concluded. After all 58 picks have been made, there are a few important headlines to cover, as well as surprises and trades among the lottery picks. This draft night, like most, was incredibly chaotic, as many teams got involved in multiple ways. The top of the draft featured some minor […]

Michael Love - Aug 31, 2020

The Memphis Grizzlies sent guard De’Anthony Melton to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for Danny Green and the number 23 pick in the draft. Who won the deal? NBA Trade Grades: Melton to the 76ers Terms of the Deal Memphis gets: David Roddy (no. 23 pick from Philadelphia), Danny Green Philadelphia gets: De’Anthony Melton Philadelphia […]

Hyunjung Lee
Orange Gildersleeve - Aug 31, 2020

Hyunjung Lee is a junior from Yongin City, South Korea who has spent his entire three-year career at Davidson College. Lee’s best known for his ability to light it up from three, and hopes to be the first Davidson player since Steph Curry to be drafted. Hyunjung Lee 2022 NBA Draft Profile College Career Lee […]

Johnny Juzang
Orange Gildersleeve - Aug 31, 2020

Johnny Juzang is a junior from Los Angeles, California who has helped lead UCLA back into college basketball relevancy. Juzang was the team’s leading scorer during 11th-seeded UCLA’s memorable Cinderella Final Four run in 2021. Johnny Juzang 2022 NBA Draft Profile College Career Juzang began his college career as a struggling bench player for the […]

Bradley Beal
Jacob Stephens - Aug 31, 2020

Washington Wizards’ star shooting guard Bradley Beal is a possible impending free agent, provided he declines his player option for this upcoming season. It has been reported that he is going to opt-out, but it seemed like news to him. I think he opts out either way. There have been trade rumors involving swirling for […]