Pelicans finalize deal with guard Allen

/ Sep 16, 2017

Pelicans finalize deal with guard Allen

The New Orleans Pelicans signed free-agent guard Tony Allen on Friday. A person familiar with the contract says it's worth $2.3 million for one year. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because financial terms have not been disclosed. The source ...

Pelicans agree to trade with Kings for Cousins

/ Feb 20, 2017

Pelicans agree to trade with Kings for Cousins

DeMarcus Cousins is on his way out of Sacramento — and right into an All-Star frontcourt pairing with Anthony Davis. The New Orleans Pelicans agreed to acquire Cousins from the Kings on Sunday, the same night the center was playing in the All-Star Game in ...

Pelicans guard Dejean-Jones killed

/ May 29, 2016

Pelicans guard Dejean-Jones killed

New Orleans Pelicans guard Bryce Dejean-Jones was fatally shot after breaking down the door to a Dallas apartment, authorities said Saturday. A man living at the apartment was sleeping when he heard his front door kicked open, Dallas Police Senior Cpl. DeMarquis Black said in ...

Warriors rack up 60th win

/ Mar 15, 2016

Warriors rack up 60th win

Stephen Curry sliced himself a piece of red velvet birthday cake in the locker room and had a quick sample, then assured everybody he has no plans of slowing down in his late 20s. Curry had 27 points, five rebounds and five assists on his ...

Walker lifts Hornets in win over Pelicans

/ Mar 10, 2016

Walker lifts Hornets in win over Pelicans

Kemba Walker said he hasn't felt this confident shooting the basketball since leading Connecticut to the national championship five years ago. "I'm shooting it really well," Walker said. Walker turned in his fourth straight 30-point game, pouring in 35 to help the Charlotte Hornets hold off ...

Wizards silence Davis, beat Pelicans

/ Feb 24, 2016

Wizards silence Davis, beat Pelicans

The Washington Wizards have played tough defense since the All-Star break. They answered another big challenge on Tuesday night. John Wall had 16 points, 12 rebounds, and 11 assists, helping the Wizards to a 109-89 win over Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans. Marcin Gortat ...

Davis has huge day against Pistons

/ Feb 22, 2016

Davis has huge day against Pistons

Few players have ever had the feeling Anthony Davis did Sunday. The star center scored a franchise-record 59 points and pulled down 20 rebounds as the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Detroit Pistons 111-106. "That was a lot of fun, because the rim looked so big ...

Mourning Thunder beat Pelicans

/ Feb 12, 2016

Mourning Thunder beat Pelicans

Basketball didn't matter much to Kevin Durant on Thursday night. Thunder assistant coach Monty Williams' wife, Ingrid, was involved in a car crash Tuesday night in Oklahoma City and died Wednesday. Monty Williams coached the Pelicans last season before coming to Oklahoma City to help ...

Pelicans take down Cavs in OT

/ Dec 5, 2015

Pelicans take down Cavs in OT

After New Orleans survived a stunning fourth-quarter surge by LeBron James and forced overtime, injured veteran center Kendrick Perkins pulled Pelicans teammate Anthony Davis aside for a quick word. "Perk told me, 'This is the time where you've got to be great,'" Davis said. "Every ...

Curry powers Warriors past Pelicans

/ Nov 1, 2015

Curry powers Warriors past Pelicans

Stephen Curry couldn't get the smile off of his face as he trotted back on defense. He had just buried a 10-meter rainbow over 208-cm Anthony Davis — a play he later referred to as "a dumb shot that went in." "Everybody's having fun," Curry recalled. ...

Pelicans hire Gentry as next coach

/ May 31, 2015

Pelicans hire Gentry as next coach

The New Orleans Pelicans have decided that 60-year-old NBA coaching veteran Alvin Gentry is the best candidate to mold a young roster featuring 22-year-old budding superstar Anthony Davis. Gentry, who is currently a top Golden State Warriors assistant, has been hired as New Orleans' new ...