The Pelicans’ Most Memorable Game of 2021-22

One journey’s end is an ideal time for reflection. The New Orleans Pelicans’ journey ended at the hands of the Phoenix Suns. While the season’s end is disappointing, 2021-22 was a fun ride. I hope to chronicle the most memorable moments from the Pelicans’ year. Let’s start with the most memorable game – the game … Read more

Pelicans Locking In Offseason Schedule With Plans For a “Calmer” Summer

The New Orleans Pelicans made a surprising late-season run to the playoffs, putting up a good fight against the top-seeded Phoenix Suns. Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations David Griffin and the rest of the front office are focused on reinforcing the roster to make a return trip to the postseason. They expect this to … Read more

Pelicans Not Worried About CJ McCollum in Elimination Game Situation

The New Orleans Pelicans traded for CJ McCollum so he could lead the team’s playoff runs for the next few years. McCollum wanted to come to play with Brandon Ingram because he thought this team was ready to win playoff games now. He was proven right in the NBA Play-In tournament but McCollum will need … Read more

Phoenix Suns’ Monty Williams says free throw disparity in Game 4 loss to New Orleans Pelicans something ‘you have to look at’

NEW ORLEANS – Normally low-key by design, Phoenix Suns coach Monty Williams had some cutting remarks about the officiating after the New Orleans Pelicans took Game 4 by a score of 118-103 on Sunday to even the first-round series at 2- 2. The Pelicans shot 42 free throws to the Suns’ 15, and it was … Read more

Brandon Ingram: Building His Skills to Fit Playoffs

Brandon Ingram is finally getting a chance to make a name for himself on the NBA Playoffs stage. He might have All-Star on his resume but only postseason accolades matter much for the team-first star. However, he is still building his skill set to fit the playoff game and that means taking more shots from … Read more

NBA playoffs 2022 – Complete first-round matchups, schedules and news

The NBA postseason is here, and it’s shaping up to be a wide-open chase to the 2022 title. The Phoenix Suns ran away with the league’s best regular-season record – eight games clear of the second-best Memphis Grizzlies. Devin Booker, Chris Paul and the reigning Western Conference champs are on a mission to redeem themselves … Read more

Pelicans lose the big lead in the third quarter, then rally past the Clippers in the fourth to reach the playoffs

1:07 AM ET Andrew LopezESPN New Orleans Pelicans coach Willie Green was trying to figure out what exactly was going to work in Friday night’s play-in game against the LA Clippers. Here was Green, a first-year head coach, battling it out adjustment for adjustment with Ty Lue, a championship-winning coach considered to be among the … Read more

NBA playoffs – Experts’ picks for every first-round series

What lies ahead in the NBA postseason? The Brooklyn Nets and Minnesota Timberwolves are advancing as seven seeds, while the Atlanta Hawks and New Orleans Pelicans captured eight seeds on the final night of the NBA play-in tournament. Every first round series is set: Miami Heat vs. Hawks, Boston Celtics Vs. Nets, Milwaukee Bucks Vs. … Read more

Zion Williamson and the bigger picture in New Orleans

On the Friday edition, Howard Beck first welcomes Pelicans analyst Antonio Daniels to discuss Zion Williamson’s (potential? Eventual? Imminent?) Return to the court, plus thoughts on Heat infighting and the secret of Gregg Popovich’s success. Later, three-time champ Andre Iguodala joins the show to discuss sleep habits and his role in the new documentary, “The … Read more