New Orleans Pelicans

Magic vs. Pelicans preview: Magic chasing a playoff spot, Elfrid Payton chasing history

The Magic sit 1.5 games behind the Heat. Payton has recorded five-straight triple-doubles It’s closing time for the Orlando Magic. Having won two straight, the Magic sit 1.5 games back of the Miami Heat. In the weeks prior, the Magic failed to capitalize on favorable match-ups, losing four of seven...

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Pelicans guard Elfrid Payton in midst of rare triple-double streak

ORLANDO – As is the case for any self-respecting point guard with an ol

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2 days ago, New Orleans Pelicans, New Orleans Pelicans

Five things to know about the Pelicans on March 19, 2019

1)      New Orleans posted one of its more memora

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2 days ago, New Orleans Pelicans, New Orleans Pelicans

Pelicans News Around the Web (03-19-2019)

Postgame wrap: Pelicans 129, Mavericks 125 (OT)

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2 days ago, New Orleans Pelicans, New Orleans Pelicans

New Orleans Pelicans outcasts making most of late season opportunities

The New Orleans Pelicans are using the post All-Star Break schedule to test the mettle of the team’s middle class. So far, they’re rising to the challenge and making the most of their opportunites. A ragtag gang of New Orleans Pelicans is starting to make their presence known. Frank Jackson...

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2 days ago, Pelican Debrief, New Orleans Pelicans

Pelicans outlast Mavericks in overtime

The New Orleans Pelicans ended their six game losing streak with a thrilling win over the Dallas Mavericks on Monday night 129-125. The New Orleans Pelicans needed something positive. They came into Monday night’s game losers of six straight and off one of the most bizarre and disappointing losses...

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2 days ago, Pelican Debrief, New Orleans Pelicans, Dallas Mavericks

Nowitzki passes Wilt but Pelicans top Mavs 129-125 in OT

Nowitzki passes Wilt but Pelicans top Mavs 129-125 in OT

Nowitzki passes Wilt but Pelicans top Mavs 129-125 in OT

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2 days ago, FOX Sports, New Orleans Pelicans

Postgame wrap: Pelicans 129, Mavericks 125 (OT)

DALLAS – On a night when longtime Dallas franchise player Dirk Nowitzki made some NBA history, lesser-known names like Kenrich Williams,

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2 days ago, New Orleans Pelicans, New Orleans Pelicans, Dallas Mavericks

New Orleans Pelicans bounce back in big way behind fantastic group effort, knocking off Dallas Mavericks in overtime, 129-125

Elfrid Payton notched his fifth consecutive triple-double, Julius Randle was awesome and Frank Jackson, Cheick Diallo and Kenrich Williams all rose to the occasion. It only took three and a half minutes for Dirk Nowitzki to surpass Wilt Chamberlain for sixth place on the NBA all-time scoring list, but...

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3 days ago, The Bird Writes, New Orleans Pelicans, Dallas Mavericks

Dirk’s legacy is cemented — and the Pelicans beat the Mavericks, 129-125

Only one thing mattered on Monday night as Dirk passed Wilt Chamberlain on the All-Time Scoring List. The Pelicans beat the Mavericks 129-125 in overtime. None of that mattered, all that mattered was Dirk. Here’s our one observation: Dirk Nowitzki is a legend, in his own way Dirk Nowitzki passed Wilt...

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3 days ago, Mavs Moneyball, Dallas Mavericks, New Orleans Pelicans

Game 73: Elfrid Payton attempts to join exclusive company in New Orleans Pelicans versus Dallas Mavericks matchup

In addition to Elf’s triple-double watch, Dirk Nowitzki will try to make a little history himself! The New Orleans Pelicans could be saying goodbye to Dirk Nowitzki tonight in their regular season finale against the Dallas Mavericks. Although he hasn’t formally announced his retirement, many expect...

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3 days ago, The Bird Writes, New Orleans Pelicans, Dallas Mavericks

Five things to know about the Pelicans on March 18, 2019

1)      Week 23 of the NBA season for New Orleans (30-42) includes road games against Dallas (28-41) and Orlando (33-38), followed by a t

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3 days ago, New Orleans Pelicans, New Orleans Pelicans

Scouting the SEC for New Orleans Pelicans NBA Draft Options

With the NCAA season entering March Madness, it’s a good time to take a look at which college guys the New Orleans Pelicans could target in the NBA Draft. First, we’ll break down which players from the SEC might be a nice fit in the Big Easy. March Madness magic creates stars from overlooked...

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3 days ago, Pelican Debrief, New Orleans Pelicans

Davis and the Pelicans take on the Mavericks

Anthony Davis leads New Orleans into a matchup with Dallas averaging 26.3 points per game

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3 days ago, FOX Sports, Dallas Mavericks, New Orleans Pelicans

NBA Preview: New Orleans Pelicans season finale against Dallas Mavericks poised to enter record books

Dirk Nowitzki sits four points away from overtaking Wilt Chamberlain for sixth on the all-time scoring list! Was one day enought to get over this? Pelicans called a timeout when they had none left and it cost them the game in OT... pic.twitter.com/ooNgpgD4jM— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) March...

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3 days ago, The Bird Writes, New Orleans Pelicans, Dallas Mavericks

3 things to watch for as the Mavericks face off with the Pelicans

Dallas and New Orleans battle for the final time this season as both teams’ seasons have spiraled. The Dallas Mavericks (28-41) are fresh off a 121-116 take down of the Cleveland Cavaliers Saturday night and are looking for the team’s first two-game win streak since early February as they take on the...

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4 days ago, Mavs Moneyball, Dallas Mavericks, New Orleans Pelicans

Pelicans News Around the Web (03-17-2019)

Postgame wrap: Suns 138, Pelicans 136 (OT)

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4 days ago, New Orleans Pelicans, New Orleans Pelicans

Pelicans try to call timeout with 1.1 seconds left in overtime, don’t have one, lose on technical free throw

Pelicans try to call timeout with 1.1 seconds left in overtime, don’t have one, lose on technical free throw

Insert your own Chris Webber joke here.

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Booker & Oubre Combine for 72 in Overtime Victory vs Pelicans

The Phoenix Suns battled it out in an overtime thriller on Saturday against the New Orleans Pelicans.

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4 days ago, Phoenix Suns, Phoenix Suns, New Orleans Pelicans

Webber redux: TO call costs Pelicans win vs. Suns

Josh Jackson hit a tying 3-pointer with 2 seconds left in overtime, the Pelicans were assessed a technical foul when they called a timeout they didn't have and Devin Booker hit the free throw to give the Phoenix Suns the lead for good in a 138-136...

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