2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
32-43, 4th in Southwest

ESPN Stats and Information  

Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins have formed one of the best statistical duos in the NBA, but the Pelicans are just 6-8 with both players on the floor.

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

Alexis Ajinca listed as questionable for tomorrow's game against the Kings with a hip injury.

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

The Pelicans formally announce that Omer Asik (illness) and Quincy Pondexter (left knee) are out for the rest of the season. Asik, whose illness is described as a gastrointestinal infection in the release, is expected to return to basketball activities in 3-4 weeks. No timeline was provided for Pondexter, who will miss two full seasons and hasn't played in an NBA game since the 2015 postseason.

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Cousins prepared for first game vs. Kings

DeMarcus Cousins is preparing to play the Kings, the team he spent over six years with. "At the end of the day, this is a business," he said. "I just roll with the punches."

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Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

DeMarcus Cousins stuck to the same refrain for the first few questions about his first game against the Kings:

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Davis, Cousins leads Pelicans past Mavs (1:11)

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

The Pelicans stay with an Anthony Davis-DeMarcus Cousins frontcourt while the Mavericks go small but hold on for a 121-118 victory. Davis finishes with 30 points and 13 rebounds and Cousins has 29 points, 16 rebounds, 6 assists.

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Boogie channels Steph Curry at the buzzer (0:33)
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The Brow skies for the alley-oop jam (0:21)
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Noel deals two blows to the Brow (0:23)
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Harris can't believe foul call and tries to get to ref (0:41)
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Two Pelicans fly into the scorer's table (0:33)

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

Devin Harris was just ejected for blowing up over a missed call. He had to be restrained by teammates.

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Holiday swats and finishes at other end (0:16)
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Cousins returns for Pelicans; Mejri out for Mavs

Pelicans forward DeMarcus Cousins is back in the lineup for Wednesday night's matchup against Dallas after missing New Orleans' previous two games with a right ankle sprain.

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

DeMarcus Cousins (right ankle sprain) and Solomon Hill (right knee soreness) will both play tonight against Dallas.

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

The Pelicans officially signed Quinn Cook to a second 10-day contract.

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Should Master P be a Pelicans coach? (2:15)

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

Solomon Hill downgraded to questionable tonight vs Dallas with right foot soreness. DeMarcus Cousins (right ankle sprain) is also questionable.

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

Indiana Pacers, Lance Stephenson agree to 3-year, $12 million deal, league sources tell ESPN. First two guaranteed. Team option on third.

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

New Orleans Pelicans plan to issue a second 10-day contract to guard Quinn Cook, league source tells ESPN.

Team Stats

Points Per Game103.920th
Rebounds Per Game44.29th
Assists Per Game22.612th
Points Allowed105.816th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2016-173243.427
2015-163052.366
2014-154537.549
2013-143448.415
2012-132755.329