• Game Recap Win 4

    Pelicans take down Nets

    The Nets called two plays tonight.  High pick and roll with a center.  Post up for wing guy.  Oh wait, there were three plays – they ran a wonderful misdirection play...

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    New Orleans Pelicans End of Season and Offseason Priorities

    With Anthony Davis, Jrue Holiday, and Ryan Anderson all out for the New Orleans Pelicans and the hope of the playoffs fading away, it is hard for some fans to justify...

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    In the NO Podcast Ep. 206: Injury Bug strikes again

    Michael and I have a lot to cover since the last podcast. An injury to Jrue Holiday, Norris Cole, an injury to Anthony Davis, a 2-1 set of games, an injury...

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    Pelicans Prove Basketball Without AD Can Still Be Fun, Beat Raptors 100-97

    Similar to their game in Toronto about six weeks ago, New Orleans entered the 4th quarter facing a seven point deficit to one of the best teams in the NBA. In both...

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    Game On: Raptors at Pelicans

    Tonight, the shorthanded Pelicans (28-27) welcome a strong and largely healthy Raptors (38-17) team to the Smoothie King Center. Toronto will be looking to bounce back in New Orleans from a blowout loss...

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    Pelicans lose to Magic

    Yech.  I have other words to use about that game!  Blech comes to mind.  Yuck.  Feh.  Sigh.  Whatever.  Blah. It was a weird game.  The Pels didn’t rebound the way they...

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    Pelicans Fill Backup PG Void with Trade for Norris Cole

    The Pelicans entered the day with few expecting them to make any sort of move at the 2014-15 NBA trade deadline. Around 2 PM, Dealer Dell struck again, as he was able...

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    On the Fly, Episode 12: RAPM + Magic

    Jake and I are privileged to welcome TWO guests to On The Fly tonight. It’s a great night! Talking Practice came aboard to talk RAPM and what it is saying about...

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    Watch Party Saturday, February 21st @ Tracey’s!

    Mardi Gras may have ended but that doesn’t mean we have to stop having fun! And what’s more fun than a Pelicans’ victory? For us at Bourbon Street Shots there isn’t...

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    Optimizing Omer: Part 2

    In Part 1 of this series, I outlined Omer Asik’s role, which is to defend, rebound, and protect Anthony Davis. He is accomplishing this role, yet is subject to a high...

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    Optimizing Omer: Part 1

    How quickly we forget. After consecutive seasons of atrocious defense, the Pelicans are in the midst of a defensive revival. It’s not that they’re fantastic – they rank 21st in Nylon...

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    In the NO Podcast Episode 205: Trades!

    After a few crushing losses, everyone must go! Michael and I talk trades! Not that any of them will happen, but it’s fun talking about them! Hope you enjoy the new...

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    Pacers Destroy Pelicans, Unnamed Writer Collapses In Tears

    In all fairness, I knew it was going to be bad. The Pelicans were virtually playing 2 or 3 vs. 5 on offense in Utah and Indiana’s defense is much better...

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    In the NO Podcast EP 204: Pelican surge comes crashing down

    Michael and I stand, once again, aghast and how often injuries derail this team. Seriously. It’s hard to build momentum with injury issues like these. We talk the excellent win in...

  • Game Recap Lose 1

    Short-Handed Pelicans Drop Tough One to Jazz 100-96

    The Pelicans went into halftime with a 52-42 lead over the Jazz. New Orleans scored a solid 10 first half points off of turnovers against a team giving up 18 points...

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    Breaking Bad: the Quest to Win Games We’re Supposed To

    I received a tweet today asking whether Pelicans fans would ever truly know how the team would perform in a given game. It’s an interesting question, because despite a couple of...

  • Game Recap Lose 4

    Pels Follow Up Best Win of the Season with One of the Worst Losses of the Season

    The Pelicans lost to the Bulls 107-72 in a horrible home loss, dropping the Pels to 8-11 against the East.  Some thoughts on the game: Both teams had very slow starts...

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    Game On: Pels Host Bulls

    The Pelicans (27-23), coming off probably their biggest win since being rebranded, host the Chicago Bulls (30-20) tonight in the second of a back-to-back, tipoff is for 6CT. Despite winning 7...

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    Ep. 11: Bulls With Kevin Ferrigan

    Jake and I are privileged to welcome Kevin Ferrigan of Blog-A-Bull and various other media outlets to talk about the matchup tonight. Article From Kevin Signing Pau Gasol Was a Mistake...

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    What a Game: Pelicans @ Thunder

    Instant Classic tonight, folks.  It had all the right ingredients for a game you’ll remember all year, and I’m seriously pumped.  It had heroes.  It had goats.  It had amazing shots....

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