Pelicans hire Suns assistant Willie Green as new head coach

The New Orleans Pelicans have hired Phoenix Suns assistant Willie Green as their new head coach. Green, a former NBA player who turns 40 on July 28, is a first-time…

Swin Cash’s apparent displeasure goes viral after Pelicans get 10th pick in draft

New Orleans Pelicans executive Swin Cash wasn’t the happiest person in the room during Tuesday night’s NBA Draft Lottery. Cash, the vice president of basketball operations and team development, appeared…

Some Zion Williamson family members want Pelicans star on new team: report

Zion Williamson and some of his family members are reportedly at the center of some drama with the New Orleans Pelicans organization. The 20-year-old superstar is being steered away from…

Pelicans coach Stan Van Gundy out after 1 season at helm

Stan Van Gundy is out as Pelicans coach following just one season at the helm. “This was a difficult decision as I have tremendous respect for Stan both personally and…

Zion Williamson assesses Pelicans’ ‘disappointing’ season: ‘We just have to be better’

The New Orleans Pelicans failed to make the postseason, even missing out on the NBA’s play-in tournament, which is set to begin Tuesday night. The Pelicans missed the playoffs for…

James scores 25, tweaks ankle as Lakers top Pelicans 110-98

LeBron James looked to be in playoff form when he hit deep 3s, delivered an accurate, no-look, behind-the-back pass out of a double team to Alex Caruso under the basket,…

NBA fines Pelicans’ Griffin $50,000 for detrimental comments

The NBA fined David Griffin of the New Orleans Pelicans $50,000 on Sunday for publicly criticizing officiating and making comments the league considered detrimental. The decision came two days after…

Curry’s 41 points push Warriors past Pelicans 123-108

Stephen Curry elicited gasps from the New Orleans crowd with a pair of deep 3s that put the Warriors up by 20 and pushed his point total to 17 —…

Williamson scores 27 as Pelicans top Thunder 109-95

Zion Williamson scored 27 points, and the New Orleans Pelicans defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder 109-95 on Thursday night. Williamson also had eight rebounds and six assists in the 82nd…

Williamson scores 23, leads Pelicans past Clippers, 120-103

Zion Williamson scored 23 points on an array of power moves, spinning dribbles and even a 3-pointer, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Los Angeles Clippers 120-103 on Monday…