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Poised for the playoffs at the All-Star break

New Orleans– The NBA All-Star break is upon us, with the Pelicans right in the thick of the playoff hunt with 8 teams in the Western Conference separated by just 4 and a half games. 401 more words

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Pelicans win third-straight

New Orleans — The Pelicans defeated the Lakers Wednesday night 139-117, tying a franchise high for points in a game. New Orleans has now won 3-straight heading into the All-Star break. 303 more words

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Nikola Mirotic traded to the Pelicans.

The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to a trade which will send Omer Asik,Jameer Nelson,Tony Allen,and a 2018 first round pick to Chicago in exchange for Nikola Mirotic and a second round pick. 677 more words

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Pelicans lose first game without Cousins

New Orleans– The Pelicans came out on the losing end of their first game without DeMarcus Cousins, seeing a 21-point lead slip away after another ice cold third quarter. 313 more words

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Boogie, Down

I was in the midst of enjoying the end to a rare blowout victory by the New York Knicks over the Phoenix Suns on Friday night when a studio update, or some equivalent thereof, passed along the news, complete with accompanying video: DeMarcus Cousins had sustained some grave leg injury. 803 more words

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Pelicans hold-off Grizzlies

New Orleans– A 21-point first half lead was trimmed to just one in the third quarter, but Jrue Holiday came-through late when they needed him. Holiday scored 13 of his team-high 27 points in the 4th quarter, helping keep the Pels out front and lifting them to the 111-104 win over the Grizzlies. 388 more words

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Davis and Cousins react to All-Star selections

Metairie, La.– Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins will both be representing the Pelicans as starters in February’s NBA All-Star game, becoming the first Pels duo to be named starters for the game. 290 more words

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