| Apr 2, 2015
| 7:00 AM
The Lakers (20-54) fell on Wednesday night to the New Orleans Pelicans (40-34). Here are five takeaways from their 113-92 loss at Staples Center.
1. Wayne Ellington suffered a mild separated shoulder, requiring X-rays after the game. The good news for...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 9:59 PM
Dwyane Wade went for it all. He came up empty. So did the Miami Heat.
Just as their pick-and-roll defense came up empty throughout Friday's fourth quarter against New Orleans Pelicans backup center Alexis Ajinca.
Pelicans 104, Heat 102.
In the end,...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 9:06 PM
Observations from Friday night's 104-102 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans at the Smoothie King Center:
-- Dwyane Wade can't dribble out the clock and hoist a 3-pointer at the buzzer in a two-point game.
-- It was not fair to...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 5:05 AM
NEW ORLEANS — It's a tired storyline, and Tom Thibodeau seems tired of talking about it.
In a spirited defense of his defense before Saturday night's game against the Pelicans, the Bulls coach reeled off a bunch of statistics to counter claims...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 8:03 AM
Anthony Davis continues to elevate his game this season, but now he has a buzzer-beating, game-winning three-pointer to add to his All-Star credentials after helping the New Orleans Pelicans defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder, 116-113, on Friday night....
| Feb 7, 2015
| 8:38 AM
Based on appearance, you'd never confuse Chris Bosh for Kevin Love.
And yet, when Bosh sneaks the occasional peek at Love he sees a reflection of himself at another time.
That's what makes this coming week so intriguing for Bosh.
Wednesday night at...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 9:07 PM
Austin Rivers figured there wouldn't be a tribute video. Teams don't normally produce such things for backup point guards who leave after 2 1/2 unremarkable seasons.
But the reception the newest Clipper received Friday night when he entered the game...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 9:21 PM
Anthony Davis had 32 points, 10 rebounds and four blocked shots, and the New Orleans Pelicans stretched their season-long winning streak to four games with a 99-74 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night in New Orleans.
| Dec 6, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Less than two weeks ago, the Raptors went into Cleveland and rallied from an early 18-point deficit to win by 17 points, causing LeBron James to call the Cavaliers “a very fragile team.”
It hasn't taken long for Cleveland to toughen up....
| Dec 13, 2014
| 4:00 PM
New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis is listed as questionable for Sunday night's game against Golden State because of a chest contusion that forced him from Friday night's victory over Cleveland.
Pelicans Coach Monty Williams says Davis spent...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 5:07 PM
He can stuff a box score, as he does regularly but perhaps never as impressively as when he announced his ascendance with 26 points, 17 rebounds, nine blocks and three steals in the Pelicans' season-opening victory over the Magic.
He can make veterans...