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    Game On: Half-a-Pelican vs the Mavericks

    The Finishing Five of the Pelicans have been amazing this year.  Per 48 minutes, they outscore opponents by 8.4 points per game, relying on a blistering offense that is nearly impossible...

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    Pelicans reach fourth quarter against Heat, shrug and wait for game to finish

    I could talk about how they played with good energy in the first quarter – how they drove and kicked the way they needed to.  I could even say they did...

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    Game On: Pelicans @ Heat

    The Pelicans, in the next few years, want to enter the conversation for best team in the league.  Tonight, even without Ryan Anderson is a measuring stick game.  The Pelicans will not...

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    Anderson out Indefinitely

    The Pelicans announced today that Ryan Anderson is out indefinitely with a herniated disc in his back.  A quick look around the web indicates an injury like this could take a...

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    In the NO Podcast Episode 165: The Irreplacable Anderson

    Ryan Anderson goes down, and once again exposes the fact he is probably the most irreplaceable part on the roster when it comes to efficient offense. It happens, of course, after...

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    In the NO Podcast Episode 164: Things Looking up in the New Year

    Welcome to the New Year! Michael and I talk about the positive and negatives things we saw during the games over the holidays, including the stinkers against the Clippers and Wolves,...

  • Game On Away 3

    Game On: New Orleans @ Minnesota

    Two teams fighting for the end of the playoff seeding clash tonight as the Pelicans visit the Minnesota Timberwolves.  Looking at their records, you would assume the teams are comparable, with...

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    In the NO Podcast Episode 163: Gordon Vs Evans

    In our first non-mini Mini podcast, Michael and I break down Evans versus Gordon in a battle royale! Who goes, who stays, who is better at help defense? Who is better...

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    In the NO Podcast Episode 162: Jrue Holiday climbing the Ranks

    In a week of 2-1 Pelicans basketball, Michael and I love what we’re seeing from Jrue Holiday, talk Ryan Anderson’s rebounding and mini-shooting slump, and wonder if Eric Gordon deserves to...

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    Pelicans handle Grizzlies

    The Grizzlies showed how badly their perimeter defense has failed tonight as they had little that could keep the Pelicans trio of guards from penetrating.  Prince is looking old,  Tony Allen(injury...

  • Game On At Home

    Game On: Grizzlies @ Pelicans

    A wounded bear arrives to eat. Will he lose his eyes? The Grizzlies have been bitten by the injury bug this season and they have missed games from centerpieces Marc Gasol...

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    In the NO Podcast Ep 161: Pelicans struggle With Injuries

    Michael and I talk about the devastating effect injuries can have on this team going forward, as well as recap that back-and-forth Dallas game, compare Jason Smith to Collison in the...

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    Offense isn’t the Problem and Opponent BS Rate

    Everyone always spends a lot of time talking about offense.  We rail at players shot selection, wonder why Jrue doesn’t generate more free throws, boo and hiss at the jumpshots of...

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    Tyreke Evans Hurt, Thunder Win

    After an aggressive start to the game which saw no less then two two-handed dunks by Eric Gordon, the Pelicans were smothered by the Thunder defense and had real difficulty springing...

  • Game On At Home

    Game On: Thunder at Pelicans

    Two similar offenses collide tonight as the Pelicans welcome OKC to town.  You’re probably a little surprised to hear that the offenses of these two teams are similar, considering the gap...

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    In the NO Podcast Episode 160: Pelicans triple OT and a Broken Hand

    Michael and I talk the 3-2 stretch the Pelicans produced, including the injury in New York that made Michael McNamara think fetal positions are good, the hugely entertaining triple OT game...

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    Monty tightens Rotation as Pelicans handle 76ers

    The Pelicans weathered an early and unusual three-point barrage from the 76ers, and when those shots dried up – like they should when you are playing a non-shooting team – kept...

  • Game On On the Road

    Game On: Pelicans @ 76ers

    Once again, the Pelicans are meeting the 76ers after a crushing loss and a heart-breaking loss. Last time, the Pelicans fought the go-go 76ers and dominated their small ball line-up behind...

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    In the NO Podcast Episode 159: Tyreke Evans, Pelican Alpha Guard?

    Michael and I talk about Tyreke Evans recovering his form, which of the three guards appears to be the alpha Guard, the Closing Five, which lineups are good, which aren’t, Brian...

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    In the NO Podcast Episode 158: Ryan Anderson is the Pelican Panacea?

    Michael and I talk about two soul-crushing games, and one game that managed to make them feel less foul. Plus, is Ryan Anderson the cure to all woes – even those...

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