Pelicans

Former LSU basketball player Josh Gray, now with Pelicans, recognized as official La. ambassador

Josh Gray, a former guard at LSU and current member of the New Orleans Pelicans, met with Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser Monday.

  Brees and Zion forming budding relationship over New Orleans sports

Report: Anthony Davis returns to New Orleans to play the Pelicans on November 27

Zion Williamson tells magazine he intends to stay with Pelicans for ‘whole career’

Zion Williamson joins Jordan Brand

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #41 - Previewing Saints Camp and Reviewing Pelicans Summer

Pelicans sign former LSU guard Josh Gray to two-way contract

Continued Coverage

  Pelicans introduce Ball, Ingram, Favors, and Hart

Pelicans get knocked out of NBA Summer League playoffs by Memphis

AP source: Russell Westbrook going to Rockets for Chris Paul

Newest Pelicans to make their debut Monday night

Former LSU F Kavell Bigby-Williams notches second straight double-double in Pelicans loss to Wizards

Zion Williamson to miss rest of NBA Summer League

Clippers trading for George, signing Leonard, AP source says

The Clippers will be landing Leonard as a free agent after they acquire Paul George from the Oklahoma City Thunder in a massive trade for players and draft picks, a person familiar with the negotiations said.

Pelicans-Knicks game stopped by earthquake

The NBA Summer League game between the New York Knicks and the New Orleans Pelicans is delayed because of an earthquake.

Williamson already likes spacing of NBA game

Williamson practices in Las Vegas, says he already likes spacing of NBA game

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #35: Pelicans on the Upswing

The Pelicans’ trio of additions to start free agency mixed with an exciting draft class has New Orleans embracing the NBA offseason. On the latest edition of the FOX 8 Overtime podcast, Sean Fazende, Chris Hagan and Juan Kincaid discuss the overhaul the organization has experienced in the first half

Pelicans officially sign Zion Williamson

Report: Pelicans acquire forward Derrick Favors from Jazz

Report: Pelicans to Sign Redick and Melli

Drew Brees ‘passes the torch’ to Zion Williamson with a note

  Zion Williamson helps unveil basketball court in New Orleans East

Zion Williamson a ‘slam dunk’ at N.O. East court dedication

  ’Zion’s an attraction. I think we’ll have a lot of sellouts this year:' Pelicans fans excited about draft picks, head to Smoothie King Center for gear

Pelicans fans hopeful for upcoming season after draft picks.

  Zion Williamson grateful to be in New Orleans

The New Orleans Pelicans have selected Zion Williamson with the No. 1 pick, going with the Duke force who is considered one of the most exciting prospects in years.

Five Pelicans takeaways from the NBA Draft

From Zion Williamson to the rest of the Pelicans' draft picks and acquisitions, there's a lot of positive to take away from the last two months.

Pelicans draft Marcos Louzada Silva in the second round

Pelicans drafted four players overall

  Pelicans select guard Nickeil Alexander-Walker with their 3rd pick in the first round

The Pelicans owned three picks in round 1

  Pelicans select Jaxson Hayes with their second pick of the first round

Pelicans have three picks in the first round

  It’s official! Pelicans draft Zion Williamson first overall

Zion was the AP Player of the Year

  Pelicans deal No. 4 pick in massive trade, report says

The New Orleans Pelicans traded the team’s fourth pick in the NBA Draft

Pelicans bring back Jahlil Okafor for another season

Okafor is set to make $1.7 million next season

  Pelicans’ presumptive pick Zion Williamson confidently holds court with media

Zion Williamson’s basketball prowess has been on display since he splashed on the scene as a freshman at Duke but on Wednesday in New York, the presumptive first overall pick put his charismatic personality on display.

  Zion embraces the hype amid impending arrival in New Orleans

In the Barclays Center on Thursday night in Brooklyn, we expect to hear Zion Williamson’s name called first by the Pelicans.

Pelicans commit to Alvin Gentry through 2020-21 season

The Pelicans will keep Alvin Gentry through the 2020-21 season.

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #27: Pelicans-Lakers Trade Aftermath

A four-and-a-half month saga came to a close Saturday as the Pelicans traded Anthony Davis to the Lakers and in return, received three players, three draft picks and a pick swap.This episode covers every aspect of the trade from Davis forcing his exit to the assets the Pelicans are acquiring and ho

Report: Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for three players, three first-round picks

The Pelicans have traded Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers.

Zion Williamson sues to void contract with sports marketing firm

Former Duke star Zion Williamson is suing to terminate his contract with a sports marketing company, saying the agency violated the state’s sports agent law.

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #25: Saints Offseason Program concludes, Anthony Davis saga continues

The Saints wrapped up their offseason program Thursday with the last minicamp practice. Meanwhile, the Pelicans’ ongoing saga with Anthony Davis’ inevitable trade continues to take new turns. The latest FOX 8 Overtime podcast delves into both subjects with Sean Fazende and Chris Hagan.

Pelicans hire WNBA legend Swin Cash for front office position

Former WNBA star Swin Cash will join the New Orleans Pelicans front office as the vice president of basketball operations.

Raptors defeat Bucks 100-94 to advance to first NBA Finals

The Toronto Raptors overcame a 15-point deficit to win the series in six games and will host the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals.

Zion Williamson and Ja Morant “thrilled and excited” to possibly join the Pelicans

NBA Draft is June 20th

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #17: Saints, Pelicans and LSU

The Pelicans are in the spotlight thanks to their lottery luck and hiring GM Trajan Langon while the Saints are about to be on display in the first week of organized team activities. Up in Baton Rouge, LSU’s football program had a scare with the temporary transfer portal entry of Kelvin Joseph

Pelicans hire Trajan Langdon as general manager

Langdon joins the Pelicans after serving as assistant general manager for the Nets

REPORT: Davis to Lakers? ‘Over my dead body,’ Gayle Benson says

Disgruntled Pelicans star Anthony Davis might not be coming back to New Orleans next year, but team owner Gayle Benson made it clear he isn’t going to Los Angles.

Pelicans sell more than 3000 season tickets after claiming first pick in draft lottery

The New Orleans Pelicans have seen a large boost in season ticket sales since claiming the number one pick in Tuesday’s NBA Draft Lottery.

  VIDEO: Pelicans ticket office workers go bonkers with first pick

Workers at the New Orleans Pelican’s ticket office literally jumped for joy after hearing the team will get the first pick in the NBA draft.

Pelicans beat the odds, win the NBA Draft Lottery

The Pelicans had a 6 percent shot of landing the top pick

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #16: Pelicans win the NBA Draft Lottery

The Pelicans win the NBA Draft Lottery, despite only a 6% chance of securing the top overall pick. The FOX 8 Sports team examines whether Zion Williamson is the definite choice or if Ja Morant enters into the conversation. Also, how does this affect Anthony Davis’ trade status.

  David Griffin ready to bring Pelicans sustained success

David Griffin says the Pelicans and team owner Gayle Benson were a perfect fit for him, and he’s excited to build the franchise into a contender.

  Pelicans’ Griffin: Gentry staying, and perhaps Davis, too

The Pelicans newly hired top basketball executive said he's keeping coach Alvin Gentry and wouldn't out the possibility of talking six-time All-Star Anthony Davis into rescinding his trade request.

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #8 - Saints Schedule Preview, Wilson’s Big Contract, Wade’s Reinstatement & Pelicans Hire Griffin

It may be the offseason but there is plenty to talk about in South Louisiana when it comes to the Saints, Peilcans and LSU Men’s Basketball. On this episode of Overtime, the crew provides an in-depth preview of the Saints’ schedule, which will be released Wednesday night. They go on to discuss Russe

Report: Pelicans hire David Griffin as President of Basketball operations

Report: Pelicans to hire David Griffin as President of basketball operations

Pelicans have a six percent chance of landing the first pick in the NBA Lottery

The NBA Lottery is on May 14th

  Pelicans ready to move forward with Jrue Holiday leading the way

Holiday has three years left on his contract with the Pelicans

  FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #7 - Anthony Davis’ farewell and Saints’ Pre-Draft Talk

As the Pelicans’ season ends, focus shifts to Anthony Davis’ future in New Orleans and what the franchise will look like in his wake. Their neighbors on Airline Drive, the Saints, are preparing to enter an NFL Draft without a first, third or fourth round pick.

  Anthony Davis makes a statement with his shirt; Pelicans lose final game of the season

Pelicans end season 33-49

  Magic Johnson abruptly resigns as Lakers president

Johnson didn't tell owner Jeanie Buss or general manager Rob Pelinka before he stepped in front of reporters about 90 minutes before the final game of the season.

Clark, Payton help Pelicans rally past Kings 133-129

Pelicans finish the season with a home matchup against the Warriors on Tuesday

Josh Jackson nets 35 points, Suns beat Pelicans in overtime

Pelicans have two games left in the season

NBA fines Anthony Davis $15K for obscene gesture

Anthony Davis didn't play in the contest against the Hornets on Wednesday night

Walker leads Hornets past Pelicans 115-109

Davis sat out the contest for the Pelicans

McGee, Caruso, Rondo push Lakers past Pelicans, 130-102

Anthont Davis didn't play in the contest due to a back spasm injury

Young records 24th double-double, Hawks top Pelicans 130-120

Pelicans drop to 31-45

Harden scores 28, Rockets beat Pelicans 113-90

James Harden scored 28 points in a little less than 29 minutes and the Houston Rockets downed the New Orleans Pelicans 113-90

Nowitzki passes Wilt but Pelicans top Mavs 129-125 in OT

Dirk Nowitzki passed Wilt Chamberlain for sixth place on the NBA's career scoring list, but Elfrid Payton had his fifth straight triple-double to help the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Dallas Mavericks 129-125 in overtime

Jackson, Booker lift Suns over Pelicans in OT, 138-136

Gentry was assessed a technical foul when they called a timeout they didn’t have in OT

Lillard leads Blazers past Pelicans 122-110

Damian Lillard scored 24 points and became the second-leading scorer in Trail Blazers history as Portland defeated the New Orleans Pelicans 122-110 on Friday night

Pelicans face the Trail Blazers on 4-game losing streak

The Portland Trail Blazers will take on the New Orleans Pelicans at Smoothie King Center

Bucks used big third quarter to pull away and beat Pelicans

Anthony Davis had 21 points and 12 rebounds

Kevin Huerter has 27 points as Hawks top Pelicans 128-116

Anthony Davis had 15 points and eight rebounds in 21 minutes

Kevin Huerter has 27 points as Hawks top Pelicans 128-116

Kevin Huerter scores 17 of his 27 points in second quarter to power Hawks past Pelicans 128-116

Leonard’s 31 lead Raptors past Pelicans, 127-104

Kawhi Leonard scored 31 and the Toronto Raptors snapped a two-game skid with a 127-104 victory over the undermanned New Orleans Pelicans

Pelicans’ Holiday diagnosed with abdominal strain

The New Orleans Pelicans say guard Jrue Holiday has been diagnosed with a lower abdominal strain that is expected to sideline him at least a week

Favors, Gobert push Jazz past Pelicans 114-104

Derrick Favors scored 25 points and the Utah Jazz defeated the New Orleans Pelicans 114-104

Randle and Holiday rally Pelicans to 115-112 win over Jazz

Holiday and Randle each scored 30 points

Holiday scores 29, Pelicans beat Nuggets 120-112

Davis sat out with flu-like symptoms

Randle scores 22, Pelicans beat Suns 130-116

Davis had 17 points and eight rebounds in 21 minutes

LeBron’s 33 sends Lakers past Davis’ Pelicans, 125-119

Davis sat out the fourth quarter

Davis plays only 21 minutes, Pelicans lose at home to the Sixers

Davis scored 18 points

Pelicans interim GM Danny Ferry emphasizing competitiveness down stretch of season

Danny Ferry spoke Monday night before the Pelicans’ game against the 76ers for the first time since being named interim general manager of the team and placed a clear emphasis on the team competing in every game, despite Anthony Davis’ impending departure.