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Pelicans Schedule Breakdown: Road-heavy start will set tone for watershed season

NEW ORLEANS — Today the New Orleans Pelicans released their schedule for the 2017-18 season. Certain details had already begun to leak last week and earlier in the day, with fans discovering that the Pels would open the season on the road against the Memphis Grizzlies on Oct. 1,085 more words

State of the Pelicans: They should be better, but are they good enough?

The 2017-18 season may go down as the most important in the history of the New Orleans Hornets/Pelicans.

The Pels will enter their 15th season in the Crescent City with two of the league’s top 15 players in Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins, but Cousins becomes a free agent at the end of the year, so the pressure to make some noise in the Western Conference is both real and intense. 1,976 more words

It's Now or Never for New Orleans Pelicans

This NBA off-season has been one of the most eventful in recent history. With blockbuster trades sending Paul George, Jimmy Butler, and Chris Paul to new teams, one NBA franchise has quickly been swept out of the public spotlight that they so suddenly took ahold of only five months ago. 701 more words


Edi-torial: Cousins trade buys Demps, Gentry one more year

No shocker here.

The Pelicans announced Monday that general manager Dell Demps and head coach Alvin Gentry would be retained for the 2017-2018 season.

Did you expect anything else? 226 more words


Demps: Pelicans "set up for future"

Pelicans general manager Dell Demps said the trade for DeMarcus Cousins has the Pelicans on the right path in 2017-2018.

Demps made his remarks at his season ending press conference Thursday. 173 more words


After missing the postseason once again, Pels lament what might have been

NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans Pelicans arrived back home at six this morning after closing the 2016-17 season with a 103-100 win over the Portland Trailblazers. 1,069 more words

Pizza and the Playbook: Alvin Gentry

New Orleans — Karen Loftus sits-down with Pelicans Head Coach, Alvin Gentry, in the first installment of Pizza and the Playbook. They’re talking everything from New Orleans to Pistol Pete to NASCAR and even Beyoncé. 17 more words