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Zion Williamson Comments on LeBron James Ahead of 1st Career Matchup

Both Zion Williamson and LeBron James received massive hype at a young age, but Williamson thinks James has actually been underrated during his career...

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6:46am PST - February 24th, 2020

NBA Power Rankings: Can Anyone Catch Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks?

With the All-Star break in the past, the NBA is officially in the home stretch of the 2019-20 campaign. Standings are starting to crystallize, legitimate contenders are emerging, and tank engines are firing up...

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4:00am PST - February 24th, 2020

Holiday, Williamson keep Pelicans rolling in 115-101 win

In the Pelicans locker room afterward, the topic of conversation centered around Williamson's halftime pep talk.

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10:13pm PST - February 23rd, 2020

Jahlil Okafor Commits to Play for Nigeria at 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games

New Orleans Pelicans center Jahlil Okafor told ESPN's Marc J. Spears Sunday night that he will play for the Nigerian men's basketball team at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. "Okafor's grandfather Chicko Okafor hails from Enugu, Nigeria," Spears added...

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8:58pm PST - February 23rd, 2020

Holiday, Williamson keep Pelicans rolling in 115-101 win

Holiday, Williamson keep Pelicans rolling in 115-101 win

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7:55pm PST - February 23rd, 2020

Flight-Risk Meter for NBA's Top 20 Free Agents in 2020

Summers have become almost as exciting as regular seasons in the NBA . For some, the offseason might even top the games. July 1, the annual start of free agency, is an event. Player movement is tracked with as much anticipation as end-of-season awards...

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4:00am PST - February 21st, 2020

Brandon Ingram Never Considered Signing Non-Max Contract Extension in 2019

Brandon Ingram bet on himself last offseason, and it's going to lead to a much bigger contract next year...

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5:46pm PST - February 13th, 2020

Carmelo Anthony: Zion Williamson Isn't 'Comparable to Anybody That I've Seen'

Carmelo Anthony had high praise for Zion Williamson following the Portland Trail Blazers ' 138-117 defeat to the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday...

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7:37am PST - February 12th, 2020

Pelicans pull away late to hand Pacers fifth straight loss, 124,117

The short-handed New Orleans Pelicans beat the Indiana Pacers 124-117 on Saturday night.

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7:25pm PST - February 8th, 2020

Holiday's 31 lead Pelicans to 124-117 win over Pacers

Holiday's 31 lead Pelicans to 124-117 win over Pacers

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7:10pm PST - February 8th, 2020

Zion Williamson Ruled out for Pelicans vs. Pacers with Ankle Injury

New Orleans Pelicans star Zion Williamson has been ruled out of Saturday night's game against the Indiana Pacers due to a left ankle sprain. Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram will also be held out because of a right ankle sprain...

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3:55pm PST - February 8th, 2020

Pelicans' Brandon Ingram Ruled out vs. Pacers Because of Ankle Injury

The New Orleans Pelicans will have to find a way to survive without Brandon Ingram again as the small forward recovers from an ankle injury he suffered against the Chicago Bulls on Thursday...

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3:16pm PST - February 8th, 2020

Pascal Siakam, Balanced Raptors Outlast Pacers After Kyle Lowry Exits Injured

The Toronto Raptors won their 13th straight game courtesy of a 115-106 victory over the host Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Friday. Serge Ibaka paced a balanced Raps scoring attack with 22 points...

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7:31pm PST - February 7th, 2020

Antetokounmpo scores 34, Bucks beat Pelicans 120-108

Giannis Antetokounmpo had 34 points and 17 rebounds, and the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the New Orleans Pelicans 120-108

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7:32pm PST - February 4th, 2020

Giannis has 34 points, 17 rebounds; Bucks top Pels 120-108

Giannis Antetokounmpo had 34 points and 17 rebounds, and the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the New Orleans Pelicans 120-108

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7:28pm PST - February 4th, 2020

Gary Harris Trade Rumors: Nuggets SG 'Very Available' Ahead of 2020 Deadline

The Denver Nuggets have made veteran guard Gary Harris "very available" prior to Thursday's trade deadline, according to Sports Illustrated 's Chris Mannix ...

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9:50am PST - February 4th, 2020

Zion Williamson Solid as Pelicans Cruise Past Kevin Love, Cavaliers

The New Orleans Pelicans are on a winning streak for the first time in the Zion Williamson era. After losing their first two games with the highly regarded rookie, New Orleans ...

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6:53pm PST - January 28th, 2020

As Zion Williamson progresses, Pelicans see major upside

The New Orleans Pelicans are eager to see what Zion Williamson can do next

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3:38pm PST - January 27th, 2020

Alvin Gentry: Prioritizing Zion's Long-Term Health Is 'Right Thing' for Pelicans

The New Orleans Pelicans have a long-term plan for Zion Williamson and won't deviate from it, regardless of how impressive the star rookie has looked in his first two games...

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4:13am PST - January 25th, 2020

Zion Williamson Shines with 15 Points as Pelicans Fall to Nikola Jokic, Nuggets

Zion Williamson scored 15 points as the New Orleans Pelicans suffered a 113-106 loss to the Denver Nuggets on Friday night at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans...

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7:30pm PST - January 24th, 2020

Zion Williamson soared to the rim for a monster alley-oop in his NBA first dunk

Zion Williamson got up for his first dunk as an NBA player. The 6-foot-6, 285-pounder soared to the rim in his second game as a New Orleans Pelican. Through the first half in Friday night's contest against the Denver Nuggets, Williamson registered nine points…

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6:52pm PST - January 24th, 2020

Michael Jordan on Zion Williamson Debut: Taste of What We'll See Moving Forward

NBA legend Michael Jordan said Friday the debut of New Orleans Pelicans prized rookie Zion Williamson was only a glimpse of what's to come for the first overall pick in the 2019 draft...

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1:50pm PST - January 24th, 2020

Zion Williamson shined in his NBA debut, but incessant comments about his weight distracted from the sensational performance

Zion Williamson erupted for 17 points in three minutes during his NBA debut to captivate the basketball world and showcase his talent. ESPN broadcasters Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson critiqued the young star's weight and physical appearance. NBA fans came t…

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7:55am PST - January 24th, 2020

The Bird 'Snarge' Menacing Air Travel

When winged wildlife slams into aircraft, disasters can happen. Inside the world of bird-strike countermeasures, where avian goo is the enemy.

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4:00am PST - January 24th, 2020

Giannis to Zion Williamson After Pelicans Debut: 'Don't Rush the Process'

Giannis Antetokounmpo offered his advice to Zion Williamson after the No. 1 overall pick made his debut for the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night...

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10:27am PST - January 23rd, 2020