Tag: NEW ORLEANS PELICANS

Here Are The Six Non-Playoff Teams That Will Reportedly Join The NBA’s Bubble League

While the NBA’s return is not imminent — reports indicate things will tip back off on July 31 — the approval of a plan by the league’s Board of Governors appears to be a day away. According to reporting by Shams Charania of The Athletic and Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, Adam Silver will bring forth […]

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Draymond Green Airs Out Kevin Durant After ESPN’s The Last Dance Had Him Feeling Some Kinda Way

Photo: Lachlan Cunningham (Getty Images) In the age of self-quarantine, ESPN’s 10-part magnum opus, The Last Dance, has provided sports fanatics with a much-needed escape from the chaos and uncertainty that consumes our everyday lives. But for three-time NBA champion Draymond Green, the docuseries—which chronicles Michael Jordan’s final season with the Chicago Bulls—hits a little […]

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JJ Redick Believes Zion Williamson Has The Potential To Be A ‘Hall Of Famer’

J.J. Redick has been around plenty of great basketball players in his career. From Duke to the NBA, he’s had the opportunity to play with and against some current and future Hall of Fame players. When you’ve been around that much talent, it becomes a lot easier to notice when someone is different. Redick recently […]

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JJ Redick Explained Why The Pelicans Did Not Want To Play Their Canceled Game Against The Kings

Players around the NBA are still getting tested for COVID-19 as league officials try to connect the dots between players and team staff who may have come in contact with infected individuals, but the story of the night the NBA shut down is also coming into clearer focus. As the New Orleans Pelicans prepared to […]

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Pelicans-Kings Was Postponed As A Referee Scheduled Had Worked A Jazz Game Recently

Wednesday night saw the COVID-19 situation in the NBA reach a scary conclusion, with Rudy Gobert testing positive and leading to the postponement of Thunder-Jazz just before tipoff and, shortly after, the league announcing the season was suspended indefinitely. Games scheduled for Wednesday were still going to take place, as in places like Dallas the […]

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Josh Hart’s New Hoodie Is A Clever Nod To Rihanna’s Comments After LeBron James Dunked On Him

Every time the Lakers and Pelicans have met this season, there’s been a little extra mustard on the proceedings given the way the Lakers unceremoniously shipped out a handful of young players in exchange for Anthony Davis last summer. There’s also the added intrigue of Zion Williamson, who many consider the best incoming rookie since […]

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Alvin Gentry Thinks We Worry About Zion Williamson’s Conditioning ‘Too Freaking Much’

Zion Williamson isn’t just one of the most incredible athletes we’ve seen in a generation. He’s arguably the most anticipated rookie talent since LeBron James, and aside from a knee injury that sidelined him for most of the first half of the season, Zion hasn’t disappointed here in his rookie season. Zion continued his historic […]

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Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson signs executive deal with sports memorabilia site Fanatics

<img class="caas-img has-preview" alt="Zion Williamson is joining forces with Fanatics.” src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/_el1prNz8GHPyxO1HMc8BQ–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTM5NS4yNzUyNzUyNzUyNzUyNQ–/https://s.yimg.com/uu/api/res/1.2/ENznwFY2nwve_gCC8XeZLg–~B/aD0xMjM0O3c9MTk5ODtzbT0xO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/https://media-mbst-pub-ue1.s3.amazonaws.com/creatr-uploaded-images/2020-03/92625de0-5ef5-11ea-9b5f-a5ba718b8016″ data-src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/_el1prNz8GHPyxO1HMc8BQ–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTM5NS4yNzUyNzUyNzUyNzUyNQ–/https://s.yimg.com/uu/api/res/1.2/ENznwFY2nwve_gCC8XeZLg–~B/aD0xMjM0O3c9MTk5ODtzbT0xO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/https://media-mbst-pub-ue1.s3.amazonaws.com/creatr-uploaded-images/2020-03/92625de0-5ef5-11ea-9b5f-a5ba718b8016″>Zion Williamson is joining forces with Fanatics. Zion Williamson impressed audiences from the moment he rose to fame during his freshman year at Duke. Now, supporters of the New Orleans Pelicans rookie will have a chance to own exclusive merchandise personally signed by the […]

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Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson signs exclusive deal with sports memorabilia site Fanatics

<img class="caas-img has-preview" alt="Zion Williamson is joining forces with Fanatics.” src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/_el1prNz8GHPyxO1HMc8BQ–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTM5NS4yNzUyNzUyNzUyNzUyNQ–/https://s.yimg.com/uu/api/res/1.2/ENznwFY2nwve_gCC8XeZLg–~B/aD0xMjM0O3c9MTk5ODtzbT0xO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/https://media-mbst-pub-ue1.s3.amazonaws.com/creatr-uploaded-images/2020-03/92625de0-5ef5-11ea-9b5f-a5ba718b8016″ data-src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/_el1prNz8GHPyxO1HMc8BQ–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTM5NS4yNzUyNzUyNzUyNzUyNQ–/https://s.yimg.com/uu/api/res/1.2/ENznwFY2nwve_gCC8XeZLg–~B/aD0xMjM0O3c9MTk5ODtzbT0xO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/https://media-mbst-pub-ue1.s3.amazonaws.com/creatr-uploaded-images/2020-03/92625de0-5ef5-11ea-9b5f-a5ba718b8016″>Zion Williamson is joining forces with Fanatics. Zion Williamson impressed audiences from the moment he rose to fame during his freshman year at Duke. Now, supporters of the New Orleans Pelicans rookie will have a chance to own exclusive merchandise personally signed by the […]

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Zion And Luka’s First Matchup Resulted In An Overtime Thriller Won By Dallas

The Pelicans and Mavericks met in Dallas on Wednesday night in the marquee game in the NBA as it was the first matchup between Luka Doncic and Zion Williamson, two young stars that are expected to define the next decade-plus in the league. The game lived up to the billing in an overtime thriller in […]

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LeBron And Zion Put On A Show As The Lakers Edged The Pelicans

For the second time in as many weeks the Lakers and Pelicans squared off, giving us a chance to once again see LeBron James go toe-to-toe with Zion Williamson. Like the first meeting, it was L.A. that got the victory despite being without Anthony Davis and Alex Caruso for the night. The result wasn’t surprising […]

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Zion Williamson Was Blown Away To Learn He Achieved Something No Rookie’s Done Since Michael Jordan

It hasn’t taken long for Zion Williamson to show off some of the skills that made him the no-doubt No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft. While he missed a few months to start the year due to knee surgery, Williamson has been immense in 14 games played, averaging 23.4 points and 6.8 […]

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Zion Williamson And Brandon Ingram Gave LeBron And The Lakers All They Could Handle

Tuesday night was a big one for both halves of the New Orleans Pelicans’ dynamic young duo. For Zion Williamson, he was afforded the first opportunity to go toe-to-toe with LeBron James, the man with whom he’s been compared ever since he was selected No. 1 overall in the 2019 NBA Draft. For Brandon Ingram […]

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