All posts tagged "New Orleans Pelicans"

  • NBA
    NBA Power Rankings: Way-Too-Early Edition

    Although the NBA season is still a little under four months away, the offseason intrigue has sparked...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Oklahoma City Thunder outlast New Orleans Pelicans

    The Oklahoma City Thunder make it 2-0 after the All-Star break with a good win over the struggling New Orleans Pelicans. That means that they kept it close the entire time and then let Russell Westbrook do his thing in the fourth quarter. That dunk not only put OKC up three (four after Westbrook...

  • NBA
    New Orleans Pelicans Post Game 2/26

    DeMarcus Cousins speaks about adjusting to his new team, his foul troubles and playing with Anthony Davis....

  • Local Pro Sports
    Thunder Social Scene: OKC Hosts The Pelicans

    Riding a two-game winning streak, the Thunder is back in action on Sunday evening when it hosts the New Orleans Pelicans. Our Thunder Reporter Steve McGehee (@SteveMcGehee) will be inside The Peake tweeting updates during the game, so check back throughout to keep with all the action. Davis with 4 fouls and Cousins with...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Oklahoma City Thunder vs New Orleans Pelicans Pre-Game

    Oklahoma City Thunder vs New Orleans Pelicans Pre-Game. The Oklahoma City Thunder are hosting the New Orleans Pelicans in a game where both teams have a different look. In February before the trade, the Pelicans were 4-4 with six of them coming on the road. On the second night of back to backs the Pelicans’...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Oklahoma City Thunder news roundup and rumors: Westbrook and Durant team; plus DeMarcus Cousins traded to rival New Orleans

    Oklahoma City Thunder news roundup and rumors: Westbrook and Durant team; plus DeMarcus Cousins traded to rival New Orleans. Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook’s saga with Kevin Durant monopolized the narrative of All Star Weekend 2017. However, immediately following the mid-season classic, an abrupt deal to solidify a floundering New Orleans Pelicans roster...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Five takeaways from the Thunder win in New Orleans

    Bench partner Alex Abrines scored 11 points on 4-5 shooting from the field, including 2-2 from deep. And Steven Adams scored 20 points, grabbed 11 rebounds, blocked 4 shots and dished out 3 assists. On the season Oklahoma City is averaging 15 turnovers a game, good for the ninth most in the NBA. In the...

  • NBA
    Thunder Hold Off Pelicans as Westbrook Passes Larry Bird in Career Triple-Doubles

    Russell Westbrook’s 27 points, 12 rebounds, and 10 assists helped push the Thunder past the New Orleans...

  • Local Pro Sports
    OKC Thunder Handle Overmatched New Orleans Pelicans

    Despite a late run fueled mostly by the bench of the Pelicans while Russell Westbrook was resting, this one never felt like it was in any danger for the OKC Thunder. Especially not after New Orleans All-Star Anthony Davis was forced from the game in the 2nd quarter. Russ put up his 23rd triple-double...

  • Basketball Insider
    The Franchise Thunder Liveblog: Thunder at Pelicans

    Follow along with the action with our group of Franchise Thunder Insiders, personalities, and guests: Thunder @...

  • Local Pro Sports
    OKC Thunder gearing for their toughest stretch

    OKC Thunder gearing for their toughest stretch. By Fred Katz CNHI News Service OKLAHOMA CITY — Russell Westbrook and his friends will be paying rent on the team plane soon enough. The Oklahoma City Thunder are in the beginning stages of a grueling stretch, 14 of their next 18 on the road starting with...

  • Local Pro Sports
    INTEGRIS Game Day Report: Thunder at New Orleans Pelicans – Dec. 21, 2016

    INTEGRIS Game Day Report: Thunder at New Orleans Pelicans – Dec. 21, 2016. The task will be to take care of business against the New Orleans Pelicans, who defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 108-93 in a road game on Tuesday night then flew back to Louisiana in the middle of the night. The Pelicans had...

  • Local Pro Sports
    OKC Thunder gain road victory over Pelicans behind solid shooting

    OKC Thunder gain road victory over Pelicans behind solid shooting. Isn’t it amazing how good this team can look once they start hitting their perimeter shots? This was an overall good win for the OKC Thunder as they were in control pretty much throughout the entire game. One star shined brighter than the rest though,...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Thunder at New Orleans Pelicans Game Recap – Nov. 21, 2016

    That is, until Semaj Christon hit a cutting Joffrey Lauvergne for a dunk, Alex Abrines knocked down a three-pointer, Enes Kanter scored on a running hook shot then Abrines added nine more points over the course of the next four possessions. “It was great to see them play the way they did. Tonight was...

  • Local Pro Sports
    OKC Thunder: Bench boosts Thunder in 121-110 win against Pelicans

    OKC Thunder: Bench boosts Thunder in 121-110 win against Pelicans. “I think its our best game of the season, the five guys who come off the bench,” Lauvergne said. Tonight was very good.” The Thunder’s bench entered the game scoring 102.1 points per 100 possessions and allowing 106.6, both 19th in the NBA. In the...

  • Local Pro Sports
    NBA Trade Rumors: Anthony Davis joining Russell Westbrook in Oklahoma City Thunder before trade deadline?

    NBA Trade Rumors: Anthony Davis joining Russell Westbrook in Oklahoma City Thunder before trade deadline?. Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder drives around Anthony Davis #23 of the New Orleans Pelicans during a game at the Smoothie King Center on December 2, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was primed to replace...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Thunder vs. New Orleans Pelicans Game Recap – Dec. 4, 2016

    Thunder vs. New Orleans Pelicans Game Recap – Dec. 4, 2016. Russell Westbrook dove on the ground for a loose ball in the Thunder’s defensive half. It may have been straight from the Harlem Globetrotters playbook, but it was a catalyst, and helped the Thunder pick up a fifth straight win, 101-92 over the...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Thunder journal: Adams leaves OKC win with ankle injury

    Former Oklahoma star Buddy Hield, now an NBA rookie playing for New Orleans, had 16 points on Sunday night during the Pelicans' loss to Oklahoma City at Chesapeake Energy Arena. He had seven points on 3-for-3 shooting and three rebounds in 8:43 before leaving the game. +3 photos Oklahoma City's Enes Kanter goes up...

  • Local Pro Sports
    New Orleans Pelicans at Oklahoma City Thunder, game breakdown

    New Orleans Pelicans at Oklahoma City Thunder, game breakdown. Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) reacts after scoring against the Miami Heat during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Monday, Nov. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams) (Alonzo Adams) Tip off: 6 p.m., Sunday, Cheasapeake Energy Arena. Records: New Orleans...

  • Local Pro Sports
    OKC Thunder Eye 5th-Straight Win

    OKC Thunder Eye 5th-Straight Win. They eye their fifth straight victory, as the Thunder prepare to host the New Orleans Pelicans (7-13), who come into the matchup having lost three of four games. Oklahoma’s most recent win came at home against the Washington Wizards in overtime, 126-115. Meanwhile the New Orleans Pelicans will have two...

  • Inside Sports
    Tim Duncan’s No. 21 to Be Retired by Spurs: Latest Details, Reaction

    Author: Mike Chiari / Source: Bleacher Report The San Antonio Spurs will honor the greatest player in team history...

  • OU Basketball
    Buddy Hield joins the New Orleans Pelicans

    Former OU star Buddy Hield will play for the New Orleans Pelicans next year http://theadvocate.com/sports/latestsports/16220157-128/bill-self-a-fan-of-cheick-diallo-buddy-hield-pairing-with-pelicans

  • Halftime
    WATCH: Kendrick Perkins clotheslines Damian Lillard, ejected

    Damian Lillard gets clotheslined by Kendrick Perkins, while he was driving the ball into the paint. (Originally published...

  • NBA
    Thunder Topple Pelicans on Emotional Night

    It was a somber night for Thunder and Pelicans fans alike. The loss of assistant coach (and...

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