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NBA Free Agency: There may be some substance to New Orleans Pelicans rumored interest in Rajon Rondo

Shouldn’t it be more than coincidence when the same name is mentioned in consecutive summers? For a second straight offseason, Rajon Rondo has been connected to the New Orleans Pelicans so it may behoove...

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Pod: Frank Jackson Talk with Bird Writes Kevin Barrios

The New Orleans Pelicans traded up to acquire Duke University’s Frank Jackson with Charlotte’s pick in the NBA Draft.  We welcome Kevin Barrios from our good friends at Bird Writes to discuss...

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Pod: Frank Jackson Talk with Duke Report’s Zion Olojede

The New Orleans Pelicans traded up to acquire Duke University’s Frank Jackson with Charlotte’s pick in the NBA Draft.  We caught up with Duke Blue Devil expert Zion Olojede to pick his brain...

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Alvin Gentry confirms a point center role for DeMarcus Cousins next season

The New Orleans Pelicans head coach also recently witnessed Boogie’s new physique firsthand and was pleasantly surprised. Alvin Gentry sat down with Fletcher Mackel of WDSU Sports on Friday and answered...

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Rajon Rondo Reportedly Could Be Waived by Bulls; Has Pelicans, Pacers Interest

The Chicago Bulls appeared to signal a rebuild when they traded Jimmy Butler during Thursday's draft, and they could reportedly waive the 31-year-old Rajon Rondo before the 2017-18 campaign. On Friday,...

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New Orleans Pelicans: 2017 NBA Draft grades

The New Orleans Pelicans made a little bit of noise in the 2017 NBA Draft. However, there’s still work to be done. The New Orleans Pelicans made some interesting moves in the 2017 NBA Draft and added...

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Five things to know about Pelicans guard Frank Jackson

Five things to know about Pelicans guard Frank Jackson

1)      The 19-year-old played one season at Duke University, starting 16 times out of his 36 games as a freshman.

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Pelicans News Around the Web (6-23-2017)

New Orleans Pelicans trade up for guard Frank Jackson

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2017 NBA Draft: Frank Jackson, grades and important details about the Pelicans draft day selection

It looks like New Orleans got their man, but will the vault up the draft order prove a worthy decision? The New Orleans Pelicans walked away with just one pick from the 2017 NBA Draft: Frank Jackson. How...

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Pelicans to sign Peter Jok to 2017 Summer League team, but his story is far more impressive

Some consider him to be one of the most dynamic shooters available in the draft, so there is good reason to believe he could earn the first two-way contract in New Orleans history. Following the conclusion...

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Frank Jackson belief in his ability has marked rapid path to becoming NBA draftee

Frank Jackson belief in his ability has marked rapid path to becoming NBA draftee

From a performance that led to him earning co-MVP honors in the 2016 McDonald’s All-America Game, to his decision to join a top col

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Pelicans Acquire Draft Rights to Frank Jackson

Pelicans Acquire Draft Rights to Frank Jackson

June 23, 2017 

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Draft Conference Call with Frank Jackson

Draft Conference Call with Frank Jackson

Pelicans second round pick Frank Jackson spoke to the New Orleans media following the 2017 NBA Draft.

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Pelicans get Duke's Jackson from Charlotte in draft deal

Pelicans get Duke's Jackson from Charlotte in draft deal

The New Orleans Pelicans traded up to the top of the second round

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Charlotte Hornets acquire draft rights to Dwayne Bacon from Pelicans

The Charlotte Hornets tonight acquired the draft rights to 40th overall pick Dwayne Bacon and cash considerations from the New Orleans Pelicans in exchange for the draft rights to 31st overall pick Frank...

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Pelicans second-round pickup Frank Jackson excited to play with ‘two of the best bigs in the league’

Pelicans second-round pickup Frank Jackson excited to play with ‘two of the best bigs in the league’

When New Orleans pulled off a trade Wednesday to land an additional second-round pick, there was immediate speculation that the Pel

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AP Source: Pelicans get Jackson from Charlotte in draft deal

METAIRIE, La. (AP) A person familiar with the situations says the New Orleans Pelicans have made a draft night trade to acquired former Duke guard Frank Jackson from the Charlotte Hornets.

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2017 NBA Draft: New Orleans Pelicans sell 52nd pick to Indiana Pacers

Edmond Sumner may have been announced, but he’s headed to Indiana for cold hard cash. The New Orleans Pelicans have elected to sell the 52nd pick, acquired yesterday by trading away Tim Frazier, to the...

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2017 NBA Draft: New Orleans Pelicans trade up to kick off 2nd round, select Frank Jackson

The freshman guard is still recovering from foot surgery, but his talent and lone season at Duke point to undeniable potential. The New Orleans Pelicans traded up to the 31st overall selection in the 2017...

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5 NBA Draft Questions for the Pelicans

Only hours away from the 2017 NBA Draft, Wilton Jackson and I float some ideas as we anticipate the New Orleans Pelicans 40th and 52nd overall  selections. Name a first round talent who could realistically...

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