With Zion Williamson and Josh Hart having already been ruled out yesterday, the Pelicans will be strapped once more to find enough offense. Although they lost by a narrow 109-107 margin to the 76ers Friday evening, points were hard to come by in the fourth quarter (16).
One thing that may help: Nickeil Alexander-Walker is expected to return to action. Van Gundy didn’t divulge the minutes target, but the head coach did say that NAW’s time on the court would be limited.
For more on today’s matchup that’ll pit Lonzo Ball against his brother, LaMelo, please give David’s preview a read.
When: May 9, 6:00 p.m. Central
Where to watch: Bally Sports New Orleans, NBA TV
Where to listen: ESPN 100.3 FM