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Pelicans fall to 0-5 following overtime loss to Memphis

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If you thought it couldn't get any worse for the winless New Orleans Pelicans, it did Wednesday night in Memphis where the Pels lost in overtime to the Grizzlies 88-83, dropping their record to 0-5.

Anthony Davis, who came in averaging 37-points per game, finished with just 10-points on 3-for-13 shooting. In fact, the starting five struggled as a whole. Scoring just 19-total points.

Lucky for New Orleans, they finally got solid play from their bench where Langston Galloway and Buddy Hield each scored 18-points to lead the charge.

The Pelicans will be back home Friday night to face the Phoenix Suns.

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