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    Pelicans take Rockets

    The folks at Tracey’s obviously had a blast as the Pelicans snatched a win in Houston against a team that had been playing at a very high level.  Yes, the Rockets...

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    Game On: Pelicans @ Rockets

    There have been buckets of ink spilled about the Sexy Golden State Warriors this season.  Memphis has gotten actual notice from the national media for it’s amazing play. (mostly because they...

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    Pelicans storm back on Jazz

    I felt like someone had kicked me in the gut with 11 minutes to go in the game and the Pelicans down 14 to the Jazz.  Up to that point, it had...

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    Game On: Jazz @ Pelicans

    When last the Pelicans played the Jazz, they were a scrappy 5-8 team looking to stay in contact with a .500 record.  Since then, they’ve gone 1-10 and are now cannon...

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    Observations: Knicks @ Pelicans

    The Pelicans beat a bad team tonight, and normally I’d not have a ton of comments to make in that situation because you can’t take a win over a terrible defense...

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    Game On: Knicks @ Pelicans

    The Jason Smiths come to town tonight to face the Pelicans, who will try to take the game and get back to .500 in time to face a slate of tough...

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    In the NO Podcast Ep. 197: Blame Monty?

    Jason and I talk about the 2-2 week, the crushing defeats to the Clippers and Warriors, and what we think about Monty.  Rotations?  All Bench squads?  Hero Ball?  Discipline?  I also...

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    Observations on Thunder @ Pelicans

    After the Wizards game, Monty said over and over that the team had lacked ball movement and that needed to be fixed.  Tonight, the team came out moving the ball snappily...

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    Game On: Thunder @ Pelicans

    The Thunder have returned to scary.  Westbrook is back.  Durant will probably be back tonight. It doesn’t matter what sort of rust their might be clinging to Durant’s game, put those...

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    In the NO Podcast Ep. 196: Paper Bench Busted

    Jason Calmes and I talk about the team’s performance during this 0-3 stretch,and the obviously related release of Darius Miller and Patric Young. Who is incoming? What will it fix? Then...

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    Observations on Kings v Pelicans

    Tonight you saw the true impact of Eric Gordon being out of the game.  Now, before you get all excited and say things like “Have you seen Gordon play this year?”...

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    Game On: Kings @ Pelicans

    First, if you haven’t listened to On the Fly, you should.  Jake and Pelli talk with Aaron Bruski about the Kings and how the Pelicans matchup.  However, if you aren’t going...

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    In the NO Podcast Ep 195: No Gordon, No Asik, No Problem?

    Michael and I talk about . . . 43 points!  INJURIES?!?  OMG!!!!  What do we do!!!  Or – we break down no less than 6 games and give a brief preview...

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    Observations: Pelicans at Nuggets

    The Pelicans did something new every quarter tonight.  Each quarter, they lost in a slightly different way.  In the first, after racing out to a quick lead, they decided they wanted...

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    Observations: Pelicans @ Blazers

    For the second time this season, the Pelicans held all the cards through the first three quarters – and then sputtered in the fourth and lost the game.  Really – the...

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    Game On: Pelicans @ Trailblazers

    I’m hoping Aldridge shows up for this game since he’s listed Day to Day.  While that would make the game somewhat more difficult than otherwise, I currently have two Pelican plays...

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    Observations on Pelicans v Lakers

    109-102 is the final score.  Looked at without context, that’s probably a bit disappointing.  The Pelicans are trying to be hot stuff, and the Lakers are simply an incubator for lots...

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    Game On: Lakers @ Pelicans

    The Lakers come rolling into town tonight to take on the Pelicans in the hopes of grabbing their second win of the season.  So far, despite a torrent of moderately ineffective field goal...

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    In the NO Podcast Ep 194: Davis barking, Evans unfinished

    Michael and I unleash a swath of Anthony Davis appreciation before moving on to the much more flawed team. We focus greatly on Tyreke Evans and his finishing struggles, wonder at...

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    In the NO Podcast 194: Davis Triumphant, Gordon not

    Michael and I give our first game reviews of the season, blasting through what we’ve seen from the team. We spend time on Asik, Evans, Rivers, Anderson, and, of course Gordon....

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