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Mavs' Doncic matches Jordan stat in rout of Pelicans

Dec 08, 2019 - 1:28 PM

For the 18th straight game, Slovenian sensation Luka Doncic records at least 20 points, 5 rebounds, and 5 assists

SLOVENIAN WONDER. Luka Doncic steers the Dallas Mavericks to their second-largest win of the season. Photo from Instagram/@dallasmavs


Lakers' Davis fires 41 but draws boos in New Orleans return

Nov 28, 2019 - 7:01 PM

Heckled by Pelicans fans, Anthony Davis responds by powering the Lakers to a come-from-behind win against his former team

Lakers Anthony Davis  Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images/AFP

Injury-riddled Pelicans deal Warriors 7th straight loss

Nov 18, 2019 - 12:45 PM

JJ Redick catches fire from deep to help the Pelicans topple the Warriors in a battle of the bottom two teams in the Western Conference

MARKSMAN. JJ Redick torches the Warriors with 6 three-pointers as the Pelicans pick up their fourth win of the young season. Photo from Twitter/@PelicansNBA


Zion Williamson positive about a healthy return to Pelicans

Nov 08, 2019 - 9:23 AM

Injured top rookie pick Zion Williamson looks to help New Orleans soon as the Pelicans struggle with a 1-6 start

RECOVERING. It may take two more months before topnotch rookie Zion Williamson hits the floor again. File photo

Golden State Warriors end skid for 1st win

Oct 29, 2019 - 12:11 PM

The Warriors bounce back against the New Orleans Pelicans for a breakthrough win this season

FIRST WIN. The Golden State Warriors score a breakthrough win after dropping their first two games of the season. Photo from NBA Twitter

Defending champions Raptors claw Pelicans in OT as NBA kicks off

Oct 23, 2019 - 11:21 AM

Pascal Siakam and the Raptors prove well-capable of winning following the departure of Kawhi Leonard

NOT THIS TIME. Pascal Siakam and the Raptors deny Brandon Ingram a winning debut for the Pelicans. Photo by Vaughn Ridley/AFP


Zion Williamson out up to 8 weeks after knee surgery

Oct 22, 2019 - 9:07 AM

New Orleans Pelicans' Zion Williamson undergoes a successful surgery on his right knee

RECOVERY. Zion Williamson is set to miss the first 6 to 8 weeks of the NBA 2019-2020 season. Photo from New Orleans Pelicans Twitter

Teen Zion Williamson excites NBA like no rookie since LeBron

Oct 20, 2019 - 12:54 PM

Zion Williamson's debut may have to wait, but many expect the 19-year-old 'beast' to take the league by storm

TEEN TITAN. Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson thinks he’ll get to adjust pretty quickly in the NBA. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Zion Williamson to miss 'weeks' with sore knee – reports

Oct 19, 2019 - 12:34 PM

A major injury has been ruled out for Zion Williamson but the Pelicans want to be cautious to ensure plenty of time for the teen star to recover

HIGHLY TOUTED. All eyes will be on Zion Williamson once he plays his first official NBA game. Photo from Twitter/@PelicansNBA


Top NBA draft pick Williamson to miss Pelicans' final preseason game

Oct 18, 2019 - 1:09 PM

Rookie Zion Williamson, who averages 23.3 points on an astonishing 71% shooting clip, gets sidelined due to a sore knee

PHENOMENAL. Zion Williamson has been pumping in incredible numbers for the Pelicans. Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Zion Williamson wants 'something special' as Pelicans leader

Jun 21, 2019 - 2:49 PM

Nabbed as the first overall pick in the NBA Rookie Draft, the 18-year-old phenom is ready to assume the leadership role for the Pelicans

HIGH EXPECTATIONS. Zion Williamson wants to be known as a winner. Photo from NBA's Twitter account (@NBA)


Pelicans choose Zion Williamson first overall in NBA draft

Jun 21, 2019 - 8:47 AM

The teen standout becomes the new face of the New Orleans squad that traded All-Star Anthony Davis to the Lakers last weekend

TOP CHOICE. Zion Williamson poses with NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being drafted first overall by the New Orleans Pelicans during the 2019 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center. Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images/AFP

Pelicans eye Zion Williamson, future in NBA Draft

Jun 19, 2019 - 9:43 AM

After trading team star Anthony Davis to the Lakers, the Pelicans get a chance to reshape the franchise with Duke teen sensation Zion Williamson

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images/AFP

NBA draft lottery: Pelicans land No. 1 overall pick

May 15, 2019 - 9:54 AM

The Pelicans get a shot at picking Duke University superstar Zion Williamson in the June 20 league draft

FRESHMAN SENSATION. Duke University star Zion Williamson is widely predicted to be picked first in the NBA Draft. Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images/AFP

Anthony Davis fined for fan gesture

Apr 05, 2019 - 10:00 AM

The New Orleans Pelicans star claims he only reacted to verbal abuse from a spectator

PENALIZED. Anthony Davis gets sanctioned for raising a finger towards the crowd. Photo from NBA Twitter

Harden cools down but Rockets still beat Pelicans for playoff berth

Mar 25, 2019 - 11:43 AM

Erupting for a combined 118 points in the last two games, the reigning NBA MVP finds no reason to maintain his torrid pace

NO EARLY VACATIONS. James Harden and Clint Capela lead the Houston Rockets to the playoffs for the seventh straight season. Photo from Houston Rockets' Twitter account (@HoustonRockets)


Raptors strike late, pummel Pelicans

Mar 09, 2019 - 4:18 PM

Kawhi Leonard fires 31 and Kyle Lowry tallies a triple-double as the Raptors rip the shorthanded Pelicans

BIG FINISH. Kawhi Leonard fuels the Raptors’ second-half surge against the Pelicans. Photo from NBA Twitter

Pelicans sign Latvia's Dairis Bertans

Mar 04, 2019 - 1:00 PM

The 29-year-old joins younger brother and Spurs forward Davis in the NBA

NEW VENTURES. Spending his entire career in Europe, Dairis Bertains earns his shot in the NBA. Photo by Ozan Kose/AFP


Lakers, Bucks pull off escape acts

Feb 28, 2019 - 3:55 PM

LeBron James and the Lakers snap a two-game skid as the Bucks stay on top of the league after an overtime win

Minus Anthony Davis, Pelicans put dent on Lakers’ playoff bid

Feb 24, 2019 - 11:47 AM

Jrue Holiday and the Pelicans keep the Lakers out of the NBA Western Conference playoffs circle

CRUISING. Jrue Holiday buries 5 three-pointers in the Pelicans’ easy win over the Lakers. Photo from NBA Twitter

Anthony Davis will see reduced playing time with Pelicans

Feb 22, 2019 - 12:26 PM

'You will see a reduction in Anthony's minutes,' says New Orleans Pelicans interim general manager Danny Ferry

Anthony Davis says Celtics among NBA clubs he'd gladly join

Feb 17, 2019 - 4:51 PM

The Pelicans star has been the talk of the NBA since confirming he won't sign a new long-term deal with New Orleans

NO WORRIES. Anthony Davis says the trade controversy hasn’t taken a toll on him. Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: ‘I’d want to be Anthony Davis'

Feb 16, 2019 - 9:04 PM

The NBA all-time leading scorer describes the Pelicans star as a 'complete player'

Hurt Anthony Davis wait-and-see for NBA All-Star Game

Feb 16, 2019 - 10:38 AM

The Pelicans star sustains a shoulder muscle contusion but plans to have treatment before the All-Star showcase

45 POINTS. Davis repeats another 40-point outing in two consecutive games. Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images North America/AFP

Former PBA import Dell Demps out as Pelicans GM

Feb 16, 2019 - 8:33 AM

The New Orleans Pelicans dump general manager Dell Demps after Anthony Davis 'dumpster fire'

FIRED. Dell Demps’ sacking comes a couple weeks after franchise player Anthony Davis requested for a trade. Photo from NBA

Pelicans lose Davis but cool off red-hot Thunder

Feb 15, 2019 - 2:16 PM

Russell Westbrook erupts for another triple-double but the Pelicans outlast the Thunder even minus Anthony Davis in the second half

Anthony Davis wins over Pelicans fans irked by trade request

Feb 09, 2019 - 2:54 PM

Playing his first game since asking to be traded, Anthony Davis turns the jeers to cheers

FOCUSED. Anthony Davis shrugs off the boos and drops 24 of his 32 points in the first half. Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images/AFP

Lakers end Anthony Davis talks over 'outrageous' demands

Feb 06, 2019 - 8:41 AM

‘There was no more to give... the more they wanted the more it became outrageous and unrealistic,’ says a Lakers source privy to the negotiations

WISH LIST. Anthony Davis has listed the Los Angeles Lakers among the clubs he would sign a long-term deal after a trade. Photo from AFP

Anthony Davis says it's 'my time' to move on from Pelicans

Feb 02, 2019 - 11:17 AM

'I'm playing at an elite level, and I want to make sure I take advantage of that,' New Orleans star Anthony Davis on his trade request

JUST RUMORS. Anthony Davis denies pushing for a trade to the Los Angeles Lakers. Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images/AFP

Plucky Pelicans shock Harden, Rockets

Jan 30, 2019 - 2:23 PM

Amid the uncertainty surrounding star Anthony Davis, the Pelicans outlast James Harden and the Rockets

TAKING OVER. Jahlil Okafor drops 27 points to fuel a depleted New Orleans side. Photo from NBA Twitter

NBA fines Davis $50,000 for making public trade demand

Jan 30, 2019 - 8:51 AM

The league says Pelicans star Anthony Davis violated a rule in the owners-players union agreement

HEADING OUT. Anthony Davis tells the New Orleans Pelicans that he will not sign a contract extension. Photo by Jonathan Bachmann/Getty Images/AFP

Pelicans: Team first before any Davis trade

Jan 29, 2019 - 11:02 AM

'Our organization's top priority is to bring an NBA championship to our city and fans and build our team for long-term success,' says the Pelicans in a statement

WANTS IT OUT. Anthony Davis says that he will not sign a contract extension with the New Orleans Pelicans and subsequently requested a trade. Photo from Anthony Davis' Instagram

Anthony Davis requests trade, wants out of New Orleans

Jan 28, 2019 - 10:33 PM

The superstar says he 'wants to be traded to a team that allows him the chance to win consistently and compete for a championship'

IMPENDING FAREWELL. Anthony Davis could part ways with the team that drafted him in 2012. Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images North America/AFP


Aldridge powers Spurs past depleted Pelicans

Jan 27, 2019 - 12:45 PM

Playing minus top scorer DeMar DeRozan, the Spurs snap a two-game skid against the depleted Pelicans

Westbrook's triple-double lifts Thunder past Pelicans

Jan 25, 2019 - 4:56 PM

Russell Westbrook drops an incredible statline of 23 points, 17 rebounds and 16 assists for the 119th triple-double of his career

SHORTHANDED. Russell Westbrook and the Thunder slip past a Pelican side that’s still missing injured star Anthony Davis. Photo from NBA Twitter

Pelicans star Anthony Davis out 1-2 weeks

Jan 20, 2019 - 11:41 AM

The New Orleans Pelicans' woes continue as Anthony Davis gets sidelined with a sprained finger

Warriors rally past Pelicans in another record-setting night

Jan 17, 2019 - 3:10 PM

Steph Curry becomes the first NBA player to make 8 or more three-pointers in 3 consecutive games

Wizards extend winning streak over Sixers at home

Jan 10, 2019 - 3:16 PM

The Philadelphia Sixers drop their ninth straight game in Washington, a skid dating back to November 2013

TAKE CHARGE. Washington’s Bradley Beal drops 14 points in a fourth-quarter stretcher to finish with 34 points. Photo from Washington Wizards Twitter

Undermanned Sixers hold off Suns, Celtics pounce on T'wolves

Jan 03, 2019 - 5:11 PM

Joel Embiid caps a 42-point display with a Sixers win as the Celtics also score behind Gordon Hayward's 35 points

HOT START. Joel Embiid unleashes 30 of his 42 points in the 1st half. Photo from NBA Twitter

Warriors scorch Suns, Spurs roll past Celtics

Jan 01, 2019 - 2:30 PM

The defending champion Warriors and the Spurs close out 2018 with huge victories

ONE-SIDED. Steph Curry and the Warriors easily ward off De’Anthony Melton and the Suns in the last NBA game of 2018. Photo from NBA Twitter

WATCH: Harden sustains hot streak, Antetokounmpo hits triple-double

Dec 30, 2018 - 1:45 PM

MVP James Harden joins NBA legend Oscar Robertson in the record books as Giannis Antetokounmpo powers the Bucks to a league-best record

STREAKING. James Harden erupts for 41 points to lift the Rockets past the Pelicans. Photo from NBA Twitter

WATCH: Davis erupts for 48 as Pelicans dominate Mavs

Dec 29, 2018 - 2:11 PM

Anthony Davis knocks in the go-ahead jumper to cap a huge double-double show as the Pelicans snap a five-game skid against the Mavericks

BIG OUTING. Anthony Davis tallies a 45 point-15 rebound performance for the ninth time in his NBA career. Photo from NBA Twitter

WATCH: LeBron rejects ‘tampering’ charge over praise of Anthony Davis

Dec 22, 2018 - 6:23 PM

'I would love to play with a lot of great players. That's just who I am... And I play by the rules,' clarifies LeBron James

DENIAL. LeBron James says that he isn't trying to tamper with Pelicans star Anthony Davis. Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

No Davis trade: Pelicans coach accuses LeBron of tampering

Dec 22, 2018 - 11:11 AM

'It's tampering,' says Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry as LeBron's compliments on Anthony Davis did not sit well with him

RUMOR HAS IT. Trade rumors surrounding Anthony Davis spur as LeBron James complimented that it would be 'amazing' to play with the Pelicans star. Photos by AFP

Minus Kawhi, Raptors roast Warriors

Dec 13, 2018 - 4:49 PM

The Toronto Raptors crush the Golden State Warriors at home for the first time in 14 years

Anthony Davis shines as Pelicans end Raptors' streak

Nov 13, 2018 - 1:16 PM

The win is another sign the Pelicans are back on track after a six-game losing streak which jolted their early season progress

ON TRACK. Anthony Davis topscores for 25 points to help the Pelicans stun the Toronto Raptors. Photo by Jonathan Bachmann/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors punch in huge numbers for 6th straight win

Nov 01, 2018 - 2:25 PM

Steph Curry unleashes 37 points as the rest of the Golden State stars also deliver in the Warriors' win over the Pelicans

Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Jazz continue mastery over Davis-less Pelicans

Oct 28, 2018 - 12:04 PM

Rudy Gobert and Ricky Rubio drop double-doubles as Utah deals the short-handed New Orleans its first loss of the season

SPOILER. Ricky Rubio stars with 28 points and 12 assists as the Jazz end the Pelicans' perfect run. Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images/AFP

Griffin half-century powers unbeaten Pistons past Sixers

Oct 24, 2018 - 11:48 AM

Detroit's Blake Griffin erupts for a career-high 50 points, 14 rebounds and 6 assists

SIZZLING. Pistons big man Blake Griffin gets showered with MVP chants. Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP

Davis shines as Pelicans rout Rockets, Kawhi debuts in Toronto

Oct 18, 2018 - 12:57 PM

MVP James Harden flirts with a triple-double but it isn't enough to get the Houston Rockets past the New Orleans Pelicans

SOLID DEBUT. Kawhi Leonard drops 24 points in his first game with the Toronto Raptors. Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images/AFP