New Orleans Pelicans

Whitley Sandretto
April 16, 2020 - 5:52 pm
According to what Ethan Sherwood Strauss of The Athletic revealed in his new book, the Warriors tried to trade a package of Steph Curry and Klay Thompson to New Orleans in return for Chris Paul in the 2011 offseason.
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Jordan Cohn
March 31, 2020 - 1:30 pm
With doubts that the NBA season will resume in full, the Rookie of the Year race is one of the many aspects of the 2019-20 season that is in jeopardy. Does Zion Williamson still have a chance to dethrone Ja Morant?
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Amos Morale III
March 13, 2020 - 5:13 pm
Zion Williamson will cover all Smoothie King Center employees’ wages in New Orleans, who will lose them otherwise due to the coronavirus shutdown in the NBA.
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Mike Venditti
January 24, 2020 - 9:17 am
ESPN NBA Insider and Analyst Jordan Schultz joins Ditti to discuss Zion Williamson's NBA Debut!
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Steve Geller
January 23, 2020 - 12:18 am
Leave it to the San Antonio Spurs to play the role of party poopers. They took down the Pelicans 121-117 in the Smoothie King Center on the night of Zion Willamson's first NBA game. The top overall pick in the draft finished with 22 points, seven rebounds and three assists. We knew Zion would be on...
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John Healy
October 18, 2019 - 2:25 pm
Zion Williamson has yet to play a game in the NBA, and already there are some concerns lingering about his health and longevity. The No. 1 overall pick in this year’s draft will miss a period of weeks due to a knee injury, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The good news is that the New...
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Tim Kelly
October 10, 2019 - 3:21 pm
Preseason is meant to be taken with a grain of salt, but if the first two games of the 2019-20 NBA preseason are any indication, No. 1 overall pick Zion Williamson is primed to have a special rookie season. After scoring 16 points in the Pelicans first preseason game, Williamson was dominant...
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Zion Williamson
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June 21, 2019 - 1:51 pm
It was a coronation 38 days in the making. Tonight, it became official. Zion Williamson is a New Orleans Pelican.
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June 20, 2019 - 8:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The New Orleans Pelicans have selected Zion Williamson with the No. 1 pick, going with the Duke force who is considered one of the most exciting prospects in years. The 6-foot-7, 285-pounder compiled a career worth of highlights into just one season, becoming the third freshman to...
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June 19, 2019 - 12:29 pm
Tomorrow's NBA Draft will be a big night for the New Orleans Pelicans, which is expected to follow up its blockbuster trade with the L.A. Lakers by selecting Duke University phenom Zion Williamson with the #1 overall pick. And to celebrate, for one day only, in one location only, Popeyes is...
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