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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 40% L 60%
4 6
  • Pelicans @ Knicks 112-122 L
  • Pelicans @ Wizards 115-117 L
  • Knicks @ Pelicans 116-106 L
  • Kings @ Pelicans 110-117 W
  • Pelicans @ Cavaliers 116-109 W
  • 76ers @ Pelicans 94-101 W
  • Pelicans @ Nets 111-139 L
  • Pelicans @ Hawks 107-123 L
  • Pelicans @ Rockets 122-115 W
  • Hawks @ Pelicans 126-103 L

Next meetings

  • Brooklyn(10-26-18) 115 - 117
  • @Orlando(08-13-20) 127 - 133
  • San Antonio(01-25-21) 0 - 0
  • L.A. Clippers(03-14-21) 115 - 135

Offense 2020-2021

Season Stats Rank
POINTS 6,526 23
FG% 0.479 23
3PFG% 0.347 4
FT% 0.738 3
RO 669 1

Defense 2020-2021

Season Stats Rank
POINTS AGAINST 6,560 7
FG% AG. 0.472 7
3PFG% AG. 0.389 2
FT% AG. 0.792 6
RD 2,008 10

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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

  • Jaxson Hayes

    Back
    Prob Sun | probable

    Hayes was lifted from the previous contest due to back spasms, but it is projected that he will be active Sunday versus the Knicks.

  • Lonzo Ball

    Hip
    Prob Fri | probable

    Ball has missed the last four contests due to a left hip flexor strain, and it is projected that he will be active versus the Wizards on Friday.

  • Nickeil Alexander-Walker

    Leg
    Late April | out

    Alexander-Walker is tending to a left ankle sprain, and he will not be available until the later parts of April.

  • Kira Lewis Jr.

    Calf
    Prob Fri | probable

    Lewis Jr. was held out of the last three games with a right calf strain, but he is projected to be in the line up against the 76ers on Friday.

  • Jaxson Hayes

    Ankle
    Ques Fri | questionable

    Hayes missed the last contest with a ankle injury, and it has yet to be determined if he will be in the lineup versus the 76ers on Friday.

  • Brandon Ingram

    Toe
    Out indefinitely | out

    Ingram is sidelined due to right toe inflammation, and there is no timetable for his return.

  • Zion Williamson

    Thumb
    Prob Tues | probable

    Williams has sat out the last three games with a sprained left thumb, but it is likely that he will bounce back in time for Tuesday's tilt versus the Hawks.