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The New Orleans Pelicans are an American professional basketball team based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Pelicans are a member club of the Southwest Division of the Western Conference in the National Basketball Association (NBA). The team plays their home games in the Smoothie King Center (formerly known as the New Orleans Arena). The Pelicans were established as the New Orleans Hornets in the 2002–03 season when then-owner of the Charlotte Hornets, George Shinn, relocated the franchise to New Orleans. Due to the damage caused by Hurricane Katrina in 2005, the franchise temporarily relocated to Oklahoma City, where they spent two seasons officially known as the New Orleans/Oklahoma City Hornets...

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Past 10 meetings

W 25% L 75%
2 6
  • Wizards @ Pelicans 106-124 W
  • Spurs @ Pelicans 0-0 D
  • Pelicans @ Timberwolves 110-120 L
  • Pelicans @ Jazz 118-129 L
  • Pelicans @ Jazz 102-118 L
  • Pelicans @ Kings 128-123 W
  • Pelicans @ Lakers 95-112 L
  • Pelicans @ Clippers 106-111 L
  • Pelicans @ Mavericks 0-0 D
  • Hornets @ Pelicans 118-110 L

Next meetings

  • Milwaukee(12-18-20) 113 - 127
  • Houston(03-24-19) 113 - 90
  • Sacramento(03-28-19) 118 - 121
  • Phoenix(03-16-19) 138 - 136

Offense 2020-2021

Season Stats Rank
POINTS 1,747 4
FG% 0.469 20
3PFG% 0.337 5
FT% 0.713 3
RO 180 15

Defense 2020-2021

Season Stats Rank
POINTS AGAINST 1,778 26
FG% AG. 0.453 21
3PFG% AG. 0.378 8
FT% AG. 0.815 2
RD 570 22

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Draft

Season Overall Round Player Position School | Team
2020-2021 13 Round 1 Kira Lewis Jr. PG Alabama
2020-2021 9 Round 2 Elijah Hughes SG Syracuse
2020-2021 12 Round 2 Nick Richards C Kentucky
2020-2021 30 Round 2 Sam Merrill PG Utah State
2019-2020 1 Round 1 Zion Williamson PF Duke
2019-2020 9 Round 2 Alen Smailagic C Santa Cruz Warriors
2019-2020 27 Round 2 Jordan Bone PG Tennessee

Stadium

Smoothie King Center
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
Capacity: 17,188

Last Injuries

New Orleans Pelicans

  • Lonzo Ball

    Knee
    Prob Tues | probable

    Ball has missed the previous three games due to a bilateral knee tendinopathy, but he is expected to be active Tuesday against the Jazz.

  • Eric Bledsoe

    Eye
    Ques Fri | questionable

    Bledsoe missed the previous game with right eye irritation, and it is up in the air if he will suit up for Friday's tilt versus the Lakers.

  • Zion Williamson

    Illness
    Prob Fri | probable

    Williamson missed the last game while going through the league's health and safety protocols, but he is projected to be available Friday versus the Lakers.

  • JJ Redick

    Hamstring
    Prob Wed | probable

    Redick is bothered by right hamstring tightness, but he is likely to face the Clippers on Wednesday.